General information regarding a specific inmate may be obtained by calling the Adult Detention Division, at 612-348-5112. Please have the inmate's full name and date of birth available for the operator.
The operator has limited information about inmates. Information will be released according to the Minnesota Government Data Practices Act (Chapter 13). Once an inmate is released, no information will be available over the phone.
Phone calls and inmates
If you do not wish to receive phone calls from inmates in the jail, have problems receiving phone calls, or have questions related to bills you have received after accepting collect phone calls, contact Correctional Billing Services.
Sending inmates mail
Mail to inmates should be sent to:
Public Safety Facility
401 South Fourth Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415
All mail must be addressed using the inmate's full name, and sent through the US mail.
Inmates are not allowed to receive packages, including photographs. Packages will not be accepted and will be returned to the sender. Photographs will be removed from the envelope and returned to the inmate at the time of release.