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How do you find out the visiting hours for the county jail?

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Call the sheriff's office or visit the county sheriff's website to find out the visiting hours for the local county jail. Occasionally, the website of the county sheriff's office is a page on the county's website.

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How do you find out the visiting hours for the county jail?
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The county sheriff's website often provides specific directions for prospective visitors, including the number of weekly visits each inmate may have, a dress code for visitors, visiting hours and visiting options, such as on- or off-site video visits.

Most county sheriff's offices require visitors to register before visiting an inmate, as of 2015. Others only accept requests for a visit over the phone; the number to call may appear on the website of the sheriff's office.

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