Pierce County Jail, WA Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: September 15, 2020
Pierce County Jail

253-798-4590, 253-798-4668

910 Tacoma Avenue South, Tacoma, WA, 98402


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The Pierce County Jail is situated in Tacoma, Washington. The facility is operated by the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office.

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

Most of the inmates who are long-term in the Pierce County Jail will carry a sentence of 24 months or less.

Most of the inmates in the Pierce County Jail are residents of Pierce County and waiting for their trial.

Pierce County Jail — General Information

Facility Name Pierce County Jail
Facility Type County Jail
Capacity 1700
Address 910 Tacoma Avenue South, Tacoma, WA, 98402
Phone 253-798-4590, 253-798-4668
City Tacoma
Postal Code 98402
State Washington
County Pierce County
Official Website https://www.co.pierce.wa.us/121/Sheriff

Pierce County Sheriffs Department - Foothills Detachment

Address 11107 214th Avenue East, Bonney Lake, Washington, 98391
Phone 253-798-4944
Website website

Inmate Search

The Pierce County Jail 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 Pierce County Jail, you will need to get in contact with the facility directly.

The Pierce County Jail can help answer any and all questions you will have about an inmate. The Pierce 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 Pierce County Jail. 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 Pierce County Jail, 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 here at the Pierce County Jail is held daily. You can visit an inmate in the Pierce County Jail 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 Pierce County Jail before showing up to make sure they are in the facility.

Visiting Hours

Monday — 7:00 PM to 9:15 PM
Tuesday — 6:45 PM to 9:15 PM
Wednesday — 6:45 PM to 9:00 PM
Thursday — 7:00 PM to 9:15 PM
Friday — 7:00 PM to 9:15 PM
Saturday — 8:00 AM to 2:15 PM
Sunday — 8:00 AM to 9:15 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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