Yellowstone County Detention Facility, MT

Updated on: January 26, 2021
Yellowstone County Detention Facility

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Yellowstone County Detention Facility - General Information

Facility Name: Yellowstone County Detention Facility
Facility Type: County Jail
Address: 3165 King Avenue East, Billings, MT, 59101
Phone: 406-256-6881
Capacity: 174
Facility Type: Adult
City: Billings
Postal Code: 59101
State: Montana
County: Yellowstone County
Official Website: http://www.co.yellowstone.mt.gov/Sheriff/detention/

Yellowstone County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff: Mike Linder
Address: 2550 3rd Avenue North, Billings, Montana, 59101
Phone: 406-256-2929
Fax: 406-256-2934

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The Yellowstone County Detention Facility is in Billings, Montana. The jail is situated at 3165 King Avenue East, Billings, MT, 59101. The Yellowstone County Detention Facility is the only jail in the Yellowstone County that all law enforcement agencies use.

This jail can hold up to 174 inmates on average and has inmates that are awaiting trial and those who are already sentenced.

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The Yellowstone County Detention Facility has their jail records and arrests available to the public. You will be able to see who’s in jail with a quick, simple inmate search.

You can search the database by the inmates first and last name, race, and sex.

When you do a successful inmate search, you will find the inmates personal identifying information, their cell location, their commissary balance, and their charges.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates can receive letters from their family and friends. Letters are delivered to inmates Monday through Friday by the United States Postal Service.

All incoming mail will be opened and checked by the jail staff.

Inmates can receive books, newspapers, magazines, however, they need to be sent directly from the publishers. Any books sent from a personal address will be denied.

When legal mail is sent, it will still be opened by jail staff, but instead, it will be opened in the presence of the inmate it was addressed to.

You cannot send envelopes or stamps to an inmate.

All mail should be addressed as follows:

Full name, identification (docket) number, housing assignment
Yellowstone County Detention Facility
3165 King Avenue East, Billings, MT, 59101

Sending Money

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To fund an inmate’s account, the Yellowstone County Detention Facility takes money orders. When making the money order, you will need to make sure it has their first and last name, housing assignment and docket number. You bring money orders to the visitation center 7 days a week.

If you are not feeling like getting a money order, you can either send money to, or even just order your inmates commissary by going through MyCarepack.com.

You can deposit money into the account by calling 406-256-6881. There is a fee that goes along with this service.

You can also go to the kiosk that is in the lobby too. The kiosk accepts cash, Visa, and Mastercard. The kiosks are available 24/7

Visitation

In order to visit an inmate, you must schedule an appointment. All visitation appointments are 40 minutes long.

There is a three-person max for visitation. This means either 1 adult and 2 children, 3 adults, or 2 adults and 1 child.

Minors must be accompanied by their legal guardian. All adults must have a government ID handy in order to get into the visitation area.

Also, keep in mind that there is a dress code for the Yellowstone County Detention Facility that you will need to adhere to.

How Often Can I Visit?

You can visit as often as there are appointments. Keep in mind that you will need to adhere to all the jail rules to prevent yourself from being denied visitation rights.

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
Holiday

The visiting starts in first in, first out type of fashion. No new visitors will be allowed in 45 minutes before the end of the visit day. 45 minutes before the end of the visit day officers start escorting those who were first in out of the visitor room.

Yellowstone County Prison Statistics

Yellowstone County Jail Admissions
Total Jail Admissions 6,922
Total Jail Population 394
Female Jail Population 68
Male Jail Population 336
Yellowstone County Jail Admissions By Race
Asian Jail Population -
Black Jail Population 23
Latino Jail Population 35
Native Jail Population 94
White Jail Population 250
Yellowstone County Pretrial Jail Population
Pretrial Jail Population 358
Female Pretrial Jail Population 43
Male Pretrial Jail Population 213
Yellowstone County Jail Held Inmates
Jail Population Held for State Prison 61
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison 5
Jail Population Held for State Jail 13
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail 14
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 34
Jail Population Held for ICE -

Yellowstone County, Montana Warrants, Arrests

Directions

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