Adult Detention Center Visiting Policy


The Sheriff's Office will be closed December 25-26 for the Christmas holiday and January 1-2 for the New Year's holiday. Following are the deadlines to make a visiting request for the weekends following each holiday.

Visiting request for weekend of December 27-28:

  • Online deadline: Tuesday, December 23, at 3:30 p.m.
  • Walk-in and telephone deadline: Wednesday, December 24, at noon.

Visiting request for weekend of January 3-4:

  • Online deadline: Wednesday, December 31, at 3:30 p.m.
  • Walk-in deadline: Wednesday, December 31, at 3 p.m.
  • Telephone deadline: Wednesday, December 31, at 11 a.m.

If you are visiting a female inmate, choose only one of the four time slots listed below. If you are visiting a male inmate, you may choose any time slot EXCEPT the four listed below.

  • Saturdays: The 9:30 a.m. and 10 a.m. slots are reserved for visiting female inmates only.
  • Sundays: The 3 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. slots are reserved for visiting female inmates only.

go to online visit request form

Visiting days are Saturday and Sunday, in 20 minute time slots that begin on the half-hour, starting at 9:30 a.m. The last time slot is 3:30 p.m. Inmates are allowed ONE visit per weekend. Visitors MUST BE PRESENT 30 minutes prior to their scheduled visit.

REMINDER: Visiting policy prohibits cell phones and cameras in the visiting area. Any person violating this policy will have his or her visiting privileges suspended. Please review all personal visiting rules before you schedule a visit. There are no exceptions to the visiting policy.

ONLINE SCHEDULING

The deadline to schedule your visit for the upcoming weekend is 3:30 p.m. on THURSDAY unless otherwise noted above or on the web form. Requests for the following weekend will not be accepted until after 3 p.m. on Friday. Online scheduling is fast and easy. Your request will be approved or denied via email, usually within two business days. If you use the online scheduling form, do NOT come to the Adult Detention Center unless you receive an emailed confirmation approving your visit.

TELEPHONE SCHEDULING

If you do not have access to email, you may schedule your visit by calling the Sheriff’s Office at 703-246-3430, Monday through Friday, between 9 - 11 a.m. The phone line is often busy, but every attempt will be made to answer your call during those two hours. You will NOT receive written confirmation for telephone scheduling.

WALK-IN SCHEDULING

A third option is to schedule your visit in person. Walk-in scheduling is available at the Adult Detention Center's 1st floor (not the ground floor) information booth Monday through Friday, between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. You will NOT receive written confirmation for walk-in scheduling.

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