Potter County Jail, SD

Updated on: March 30, 2020
Potter County Jail

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The Potter County Jail is a historic building in Gettysburg, South Dakota. The purpose behind the building was to serve as the county jail.

The new Potter County Jail was built from load-bearing stone. Majority of the building consists of darker shades with lighter shades of trim.

The Potter County Jail is currently in private hands.

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Potter County Jail - General Information

Facility Name: Potter County Jail
Facility Type: County Jail
Address: 201 South Exene Street, Gettysburg, SD, 57442
Phone: 605-765-9405
Facility Type: Adult
City: Gettysburg
Postal Code: 57442
State: South Dakota
County: Walworth County
Official Website: http://www.southdakotasheriffs.org/potter.htm

You can find an inmate list at the Potter County Jail website. This roster only includes inmates that are currently sitting behind bars at the Potter County Jail. The list is in alphabetical order by inmates last name. There is no search function.

However, if you are looking for records for an inmate that was previously in the Potter County Jail, you will need to get in touch with the Records Department at 605-765-9405.

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Walworth County Sheriff / Walworth County Jail

Address: 4308 4th Avenue, Selby, South Dakota, 57472
Phone: 605-649-7600

Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates can receive letters in the mail. You will also need to make sure you put your return address on all letters you send. The address for the inmates is as follows:

Inmate Name
201 South Exene Street, Gettysburg, SD, 57442

Inmates cannot receive packages through the mail. However, you can hand deliver items for the inmates such as:

  • Paperback books (Limit is 3)
  • Prescription Glasses (Will need prior approval from the medical staff team)
  • Medications (Will need prior approval from the medical staff team)

Sending Money

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The Potter County Jail supplies two ways you can put money into an inmate’s account.

Online

You will need to go to JailATM.com. You will need to create an account, if you do not have one or you will need to be able to deposit funds into an inmate’s account. All major credit cards are accepted.

Kiosk

In the lobby of the Potter County Jail, you will find kiosks. These kiosks are where you can deposit funds into an inmate’s account. You can deposit funds by a major credit card or cash.

Phone calls

Inmates cannot receive incoming phone calls from their friends and family. Inmates can call you by collect calls. However, if you cannot accept collect calls you can opt in to the service that allows you to have prepaid minutes. You will need to reach them at 605-765-9405.

Visitation

In order to visit an inmate, you will need to schedule a visitation appointment online. If you cannot get to a computer, you can use the kiosk located in the Potter County Jail.

Visitation appointments need to be scheduled 2 days in advance, but no more than 9 days in advance.

There is a limit to how many people can visit an inmate. Only two adults and two children can visit an inmate per visitation appointment. Everyone in the party must be listed with their information. All adults in the party must also have their government ID ready too.

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.

How Often Can I Visit?

You can visit as often as there are appointments in the online schedule system.

Walworth County Prison Statistics

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions

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