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Jefferson Co Jail Visitation Center

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Last Updated: October 27,2021

Covid Visitation Information

As of March 18, 2020, registration and visitation rules have changed to protect inmates at Jefferson County MO Detention Center and their loved ones during the COVID-19 outbreak. At this time, there are no in-person visits for family and friends due to the COVID-19 situation. Video visitation is available; details can be found below or call 636-797-5533.


  • All visits through the video visitation system require the visitor to establish a user account.

Visitation Hours

Jefferson County MO Detention Center - Visitation at 510 1st St, Hillsboro, MO

  • Monday 9am - 6pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 6pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 6pm
  • Thursday 9am - 6pm
  • Friday 9am - 6pm

All visits are non-contact and conducted through a glass partition. This facility may also have a video visitation option, please call 636-797-5533 for more information and updates to the current rules and regulations.

Inmates are allowed 2 visitors per day

General Visitation Information

Jefferson County Detention Center - Visitation

Visitation Schedule

Inmates are allowed visitation on:

Monday 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Thursday 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
7:00 PM to 9:30 PM Friday 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM Saturday 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
6:30 PM to 9:30 PM Sunday 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
7:00 PM to 9:30 PM

All visits are limited to 30 minutes. You ARE NOT guaranteed 30 minutes per visit. Visits can be cut short or cancelled at the Staff’s discretion. Visitors are limited to three (3) persons per inmate. Inmates are only allowed (2) visits per week with Monday as the starting day of the week.

Visiting an Inmate

Certain restrictions apply to those who may visit.

Visitors must be 17 years of age or older, or accompanied by an adult.

Visitors must have a valid State/government-issued identification, which has a photograph. The following are acceptable: driver’s license, Missouri State ID, Military ID, or passport.

Persons without a photo ID will not be admitted.

Visitors must wear appropriate clothing. Low-cut blouses, mini-skirts, short shorts and transparent or sheer clothing are strictly prohibited.

Male visitors must wear shirt with sleeves. No “muscle shirts” allowed.

Footwear is mandatory.

Smoking, eating or drinking are prohibited in the building or visiting area.

Contraband left for a Detainees by a visitor will result in possible criminal charges for the person involved. In the event a visitor wants to deposit money into your Detainees account they may do so at the kiosk located in the lobby on the second-floor building.

Visitation Rules and Regulations are as follows:

No smoking will be allowed by any inmate or visitor while in the visiting room.

Only three (3) visitors at a time per inmate will be allowed in the visiting room.

Recklessly, intentionally, or maliciously destroying, or tampering with County Property will generally result in prosecution.

No person who appears to be intoxicated or under the influence of drugs or narcotics will be permitted in the visiting room.

A warrant check is done on all visitors. A visitor with an outstanding warrant will not be permitted to visit and is subject to arrest.

No visitor under the authority of Probation or Parole will be permitted to visit.

No visitor will record or photograph the visitation area, the inmate, or any part thereof.

Any violation of the rules of visitation will result in immediate termination of the visit, and detainees may be subject to disciplinary procedures. Visitors who violate rules and regulations shall be subject to denial of access to future visits and criminal prosecution for any associated law violation.

There is no right to privacy during non-attorney visitation. Your visitation period is recorded and may be monitored.

Contact Visits

Contact visits are limited to privileged and professional visitors. Privileged visits are those visits by an attorney, law enforcement, prosecutors, etc.

Professional visits are limited to clergy, psychologist, medical, etc. and should be pre-arranged and approved by the Jail Commander. Professional visits are generally limited to Monday through Friday during regular business hours unless a documented, unusual need exists.

Professional visits from members of the clergy are coordinated and approved by the Jail Commander or designee.

Detainees on Administrative Segregation (Protective Custody) must have prior approval for the visit. These visits must be scheduled at a time which fits into the operational schedule of the facility. The detainee may receive one visit per week for up to 30 min. All other rules for Visitation apply. The request for visit may be submitted by email to wmcdaniel@jeffcomo.org or by the detainee through a Special Visit Request. The request must include the date and indicate if mid-day or evening would be more convenient.