Nez Perce County Detention Center

County Jail

Last Updated: March 09, 2024
1150 Wall St, Lewiston, ID 83501
Nez Perce

Nez Perce Co Jail is for County Jail offenders sentenced up to twenty four months.

All prisons and jails have Security or Custody levels depending on the inmate’s classification, sentence, and criminal history. Please review the rules and regulations for County - medium facility.

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If you are unsure of your inmate's location, you can search and locate your inmate by typing in their last name, first name or first initial, and/or the offender ID number to get their accurate information immediately Registered Offenders

Satellite View of Nez Perce County Detention Center

You can support your loved ones at Nez Perce Co Jail on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 208-799-3132.

When someone you care about gets locked up, it's tough to figure out all the ins and outs of jail life. From sending mail to visiting, there are a lot of things to sort out. And getting info about the arrest? Not always easy. That's where this webpage comes in handy. It's here to help you get a handle on how things work at Nez Perce County Detention Center so you can stay connected and support your loved one behind bars.

The Nez Perce Co Jail is a detention center located at 1150 Wall St Lewiston, ID which is operated locally by the Nez Perce County Sheriff's Office and holds inmates awaiting trial or sentencing or both. Most of the sentenced inmates are here for less than two years. Nez Perce County accepts inmates from surrounding towns, Lewiston Police Department, and the US Marshal's Service.

New detainees arrive at the jail regularly, with some being released on bail, placed under pretrial services caseloads, supervised by probation agencies, or released on recognizance with a court appearance agreement. Those who are not released await their court appearances at the jail, receiving accommodations including bedding and meals. You can see all the arrest records for Idaho here.

Nez Perce County Detention Center - Inmate Handbook

  • Inmates have access to a telephone to make outgoing collect calls only or may purchase telephone calling cards. If you call the Adult Detention Center, you will not be able to converse with an inmate.
  • No materials (i.e., books, clothing, food items, etc.) may be brought into the facility for prisoners.
  • To put money on a prisoner's account, you must do it online from the link below or use the kiosk in the Sheriff's Office during business hours:

    Inmate Commissary Account Deposit

Inmate Locator

To utilize the Inmate Search page on InmateAid, begin by selecting the relevant prison facility in Idaho. This allows you to view the current list of inmates housed at Nez Perce County Detention Center.

The second section features the InmateAid Inmate Search tool, providing a user-generated database of inmates. You can access this resource to utilize any of InmateAid's services. If you require assistance in creating an inmate profile to maintain communication, please contact us at, and we'll gladly help you locate your loved one.

As a last resort, you might have to pay for that information if we do not have it. The Arrest Record Search will cost you a small amount, but their data is the freshest available and for that reason, they charge to access it.

Visitation Information

Nez Perce County Adult Detention Center - Visitation

Visiting Hours for Inmates

  • Monday 1:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Tuesday 1:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wednesday 1:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Thursday 1:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Friday 1:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Saturday 1:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Sunday 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Picture identification is required for anyone visiting the Adult Detention Center or prisoners. Any juvenile coming to visit an inmate must be accompanied by their parent or legal guardian. Keep conversation to a minimum while waiting for visitation. Turn off all cell phones.

Ask The Inmate

Ask a former inmate questions at no charge. The inmate answering has spent considerable time in the federal prison system, state and county jails, and in a prison that was run by the private prison entity CCA. Ask your question or browse previous questions in response to comments or further questions of members of the InmateAid community.