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Jail Visitation, Mail, Telephone & Commissary 

Visitation Schedule: (Visitation suspended until further notice!)

    1. Visitors 17 or older must present drivers license or valid state ID at visitation
    2. School IDs, TDCJ IDs, or employer IDs will not be accepted
    3. If presenting paper ID it must be from DPS and be presented with expired photo ID
    4. Inmates are allowed a maximum of two 20 minute visits per day, that must be completed within the designated visitation period.
    5. Children under 17 years of age must check in with an adult.
    6. A maximum of two adults can visit one inmate
    7. Visitors with children must keep direct supervision over them at all times.
    8. Visitors must be dressed conservatively in a way that is appropriate to be around families and small children.
    9. Vistors wearing clothing that is too revealing, loose fitting, tight, or short will not be allowed to visit.
    10. Spaghetti strapped shirts, tank or tube tops, and clothing that exposes cleavage or inappropriate areas of the body will not be allowed.
    11. Wearing clothing that displays gang affiliation, drug or alcohol use, or vulgar language will not be allowed.
    12. No food or drinks are allowed inside visitation
    13. No cameras, cell phones, or other recording devices are permitted inside visitation
    14. Handbags, purses, strollers, diaper Bags are prohibited
    15. The only allowed items for visititation are : Identification, keys, 1 bottle, 1 diaper, and 1 package baby wipes for infants.
    16. Visits will be terminated by jail staff if they violate the safety and security of the facility or the rules of visitation.
  • VCSO Mail Procedures

    **Beginning January 1st, 2021, Non-legal, Non-commercial mail sent to Victoria County Jail inmates will be converted to electronic format. Mail will have to either be sent electronically to or mailed to the following address: - Victoria County Jail
    2830 S. Hulen St., Box 809
    Fort Worth, TX 76109

    Please Click Here for further details- English
    Please Click here for further details - Spanish

    **All mail items are subject to additional security screening and being returned to sender

    What type of mail is acceptable?
    • Letters should be addressed as follows:
    • Name and CR Number of person in custody
    • Address: Victoria County Jail, 101 N Glass Street, Victoria, Texas 77901
    • Mailing address and return address written legibly on the same side of the envelope

    What type of letters are NOT acceptable?
    • Letters with no return address
    • Letters with drawings or writing beyond addressing information on the outside
    • Letters that contain printed drawings, pages from books or puzzles, or computer printouts
    • Letters containing any substance or item considered contraband or a threat to security
    • Letters containing posters or greeting cards that are larger than the standard size, contain electronics, pop up from inside, or contain materials like metal or rope

    What type of pictures are NOT acceptable?
    • Photos that are sexually suggestive, show nudity or exposed body parts, cleavage of any type, hand signals or gang signs, or display alcohol or drug use
    • Photos that show underwear, bras or or any type of revealing clothing
    • Photos that over the standard 4x6 size

    Beginning July 31st, 2019, the jail will again accept books and magazines

    What are the jail policies concerning books and magazines?
    • Magazines and books accepted from the publisher only ( limit of one every 2 weeks or 2 per month)
    • The only magazines that the jail will accept will be under the SPORTS or the NEWS categories.
    • No used books or magazines accepted, only new items
    • Books will NOT be accepted from and Redbird due to issues with delivery and book types sent
    • Books or magazines that feature sexually explicit content, gang related content, tattoing, or any activity (legal or illegal) that undermines facility security will NOT be accepted.
    • No books will be stored in property. Once an inmate is done with a book they must either donate it to the facility or have someone come pick it up
    • If an inmate has two books, all additional books sent to him or her will be returned to sender
    • ALL books sent in violation of policies outlined will be returned to sender
    • Jail cannot guarantee delivery confirmation of any book, magazine or mail item.
  • Commissary and Telephone

    Q.) How do I put money on an inmate's commissary account?
    There are two methods:
    1. Contact the toll free number 1-866-345-1884
    2. Visit the website

    Q.) How do I put money on an inmate's telephone account?
    There are two methods:
    1. The Correct Solutions Group toll free number:  1-877-618-3516 Facility ID: 24101
    2. The website