Howard County Short-Term Detention, TX Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: February 12, 2022
Howard County Short-Term Detention

432-264-2240

315 Main Street-Annex PO Box 2262, Big Spring, TX, 79720

http://www.co.howard.tx.us/default.aspx?Howard_County/Sheriff

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The Howard County Short-Term Detention is situated in Big Spring, Texas. The facility is operated by the Howard County Sheriff’s Office.

The Howard County Short-Term Detention is where people who have been arrested within the county will end up. The Howard County Short-Term Detention is not just a holding pen for these people. The Howard County Short-Term Detention has its own long-term inmates as well.

Most of the inmates who are long-term in the Howard County Short-Term Detention will carry a sentence of 24 months or less.

Most of the inmates in the Howard County Short-Term Detention are residents of Howard County and waiting for their trial.

Howard County Short-Term Detention — General Information

Facility Name Howard County Short-Term Detention
Facility Type County Jail
Capacity 8
Address 315 Main Street-Annex PO Box 2262, Big Spring, TX, 79720
Phone 432-264-2240
City Big Spring
Postal Code 79720
State Texas
County Howard County
Official Website http://www.co.howard.tx.us/default.aspx?Howard_County/Sheriff

Howard County Sheriffs Office / Howard County Jail

Address 300 South Main Street, Big Spring, Texas, 79720
Phone 432-264-2244
Website website

Inmate Search

The Howard County Short-Term Detention does not have their inmate list on the web for you to search through. If you want to know if there is a certain inmate in the facility or you are looking for more information on an inmate in the Howard County Short-Term Detention, you will need to get in contact with the facility directly.

The Howard County Short-Term Detention can help answer any and all questions you will have about an inmate. The Howard County Sheriff’s Office can also answer questions you have about an inmate as well.

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Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

You can send the inmate photos and mail. You should only send 2 photos at a time with your letter. These photos need to be G-rated. All photos, all letters will be looked at and read prior to the correctional officer giving them to the inmate.

Sending Money

You can either mail a money order directly to the Howard County Short-Term Detention. The money order should have the inmate’s information on it. Or you can drop the money order off when you go to visit the inmate.

Either way, the funds will typically be deposited into the inmate’s account within a day or two.

The inmate will need to wait for the funds to be deposited into their account before they can purchase items from the commissary or put money in their phone account.

Phone calls

When it comes to the phone service here in the Howard County Short-Term Detention, they use Protocall Inmate Calling Services.

You will need to make an account with Protocall Inmate Calling Services. When making an account, you will be privy to seeing how much it will cost for an inmate to use this phone service.

Inmates will need money in this phone account for them to be able to make a phone call out to you. If the inmate does not have money in their phone account, they will not be permitted to use the phone.

Visitation

Visitation here at the Howard County Short-Term Detention is held daily. You can visit an inmate in the Howard County Short-Term Detention between the hours of 9 am to 6 pm.

All you will need to bring with you is your photo identification card to be permitted into the visitation area.

If you have that, you will be allowed to visit an inmate.

Keep in mind if an inmate is in the courtroom, they will not be allowed to have visitors. It is best to contact the Howard County Short-Term Detention before showing up to make sure they are in the facility.

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

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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