Send Money to an Inmate

There are several ways to get money to an inmate. For each of these options you should be prepared with either the inmate's jail identification number or full name and date of birth. Access Corrections


Online at Access Corrections is the jail's approved online vendor. Create an account on this website and use your credit or debit card to pay.


You may call 866-345-1884 and pay with your credit or debit card.

In Person

You may come to the jail at 200 Jefferson County Parkway in Golden and use cash at the lobby kiosk to add money to an inmate's account. You may also bring a U.S. Postal Service money order, or certified check and give it to the on-duty lobby staff.


U.S. Postal, or International Postal money orders or certified checks may be mailed to inmates using this address:
Inmate's Full Name
P.O. Box 16700
Golden, CO 80402-6700

Western Union

In-person at a Western Union location. Include the following information:

  • Pay To: Jefferson City Sheriff OFC
  • Code City: JCSO
  • State: CO
  • Account Number: inmate number and last name
  • Attention Field: inmate first and last name

Fees Associated with Electronic Deposit Services

Here is a list of fees for each payment method above, based on the total amount paid toward the inmate's books.
Gross Amount Deposited $0.01 to $19.99 $20 to $99.99 $100 to $199.99 $200 to$300
Credit / Debit Deposits via Access Corrections $2.95 $5.95 $7.95 $9.95
Credit / Debit Deposits via Phone $3.95 $6.95 $8.95 $10.95
Credit / Debit Deposits via Lobby Kiosk $2.95 $5.95 $7.95 $9.95
Cash Deposits via Lobby Kiosk $0 $0 $0 $0
Deposits via Western Union $5.95 $5.95 to $8.95 $8.95 $9.95

Funds applied to an inmate's account may be used for medical co-pays, booking fees, garnishments, and commissary items, such as snacks, cards or games. The money is applied to any outstanding fees before commissary items may be purchased.