Watonwan County Jail

Watonwan County Jail, MN, St. James, Sheriff Bookings

Updated on: December 20, 2020
State
Minnesota
City
St. James
Postal Code
56081
County
Watonwan County
Phone Number
507-375-3121
Location
710 2nd Avenue South, St. James, MN, 56081

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About Watonwan County Jail

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Watonwan County Jail is a minimum-security correctional facility in St. James, Watonwan County, Minnesota. This adult-only facility hosts inmates from all of Watonwan County under the governorship of the Minnesota Sherriff. It houses about 190 inmates under the supervision of over 90 staff members.

Each year the jail has about 2867 bookings with an average of 8 daily. Inmates housed here are incarcerated for different levels of crime, most are sentenced for less than one year while others are waiting to go for trial.

Watonwan County Sheriff's Office

Address
PO Box 168, St. James, Minnesota, 56081
Phone
507-375-3121
Fax
507-375-1246

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates at Watonwan County Jail are allowed to send and receive mails and some packages. However, this is under strict guidelines; certain items such as perfumes, staples, bookmarks, drugs, among others, are prohibited. Mails are also expected to have a return address for them to be delivered to the relevant inmates. The mailing address is:

Watonwan County Jail
Inmate's Name (No Inmate number required)
710 2nd Avenue South, St. James, MN, 56081

Sending Money

Inmates at Watonwan County Jail, Minnesota are allowed to have commissary. Friends and family members of the inmate can deposit funds into these accounts through the following means:

Phone calls

Inmates at the Watonwan County Jail are permitted to make calls to an approved list of friends and family members. Find more details on facility’s official website.

Visitation

The Watonwan County Jail allows inmates to receive visitors at the appointed time. The 30-minutes visits are scheduled according to an inmate’s housing unit. Visitors are expected to make appointments at 507-375-3121 before dropping by to visit their loved ones.

Visiting Hours

Monday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Watonwan County Overview

County Seat:
Saint James
Year Organized:
1860
Total Square Miles:
439.729
2018 Population:
10840
Persons/Square Mile:
25

County structure

Government Type:
County
Authority:
Dillon's Rule
Legislative Body:
Board of Commissioners
Size of Legislative Body:
5

Demographics

2018 Population:
10840
25 to 64 Years of Age:
47.01%
65 Years of Age and Older:
19.95%