When an inmate is processed into the jail, all currency is taken from him and forwarded to the inmate services unit. It is then placed in his personal account for his use during incarceration. Family and friends may deposit money into an inmate's account from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the jail's inmate services unit, 200 Jefferson County Parkway in Golden (enter from the upper west parking lot). The following forms of funds will be accepted:
No personal checks or credit cards will be accepted. No money or property may be exchanged between inmates.
Go to our sending money to an inmate page for more information.
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Inmates are not allowed to receive personal books or media from outside the facility. Reading materials are available to all through the library book cart. Religious books and materials may be obtained through the Chaplain by the inmate sending a 'kite' to religious services with the request. Books can be donated to the book library. Please deliver to:
200 Jefferson County ParkwayGolden, CO 80401
Please call our main information line at 303-271-5444. Be prepared to provide the inmate's full name and date of birth. You can also use the online inmate lookup tool.
Please call the Jefferson Combined Courts at 720-772-2500 Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., except legal holidays. Press '2' and be prepared to provide the inmate's full name and date of birth. You may also visit the website. Click on 'courts', 'trial courts by county', and 'Jefferson'.
Please visit our Bond Information page to learn more about paying bail.
To send mail to an inmate at the Jefferson County Jail, please address the envelope this way:
Inmate's Full Name
P.O. Box 16700
Golden, CO 80402-6700
Note, all incoming mail is opened and inspected for contraband and incoming funds. Visit our inmate mail page for more information.
Onsite public visitations are achieved using a video visitation terminal at the detentions facility (located at 200 Jefferson County Pkwy. in Golden. Enter from the upper west parking lot). On-site visitation hours are from 9 to 10:30 a.m., 1:10 to 4:30 p.m. and 7:10 to 8:30 p.m., Sunday through Saturday. All on-site visitations must be scheduled 24 hours in advance. Visits can be scheduled either using a video terminal in our detentions lobby, or by visiting the Securus website and clicking on 'Schedule an Onsite Visitation'
Remote visitations (from a home computer/laptop with high speed internet access) can be scheduled any day of the week with extended hours from: 8 to 10:30 a.m., 1 to 4:30 p.m., and 7:15 to 9:30 p.m. Create a visitation account at the Securus website, please note that fees apply.
Please see our inmate visits page for more information.
Incoming calls are not accepted. You may establish an account to receive calls from an inmate in the jail. For more information visit the Call Inmates webpage.
Warrant searches begin with the agency the warrant was assigned. Your search process varied depending on which agency is assigned to maintain the warrant. Please visit our warrants unit page to determine which agency you would like to submit a search with.
Please call 303-271-6475 or email us to determine if you have a warrant, or to inquire on the status of a warrant.