Tensas Parish Detention Center, LA Prison Roster, Online Inmate Search

Updated on: November 21, 2020
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Tensas Parish Detention Center

318-749-5810

8606 Highway 65, Waterproof, LA, 71375

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After the trial and sentencing, inmates are typically relocated to different facilities.

Tensas Parish Detention Center — General Information

Facility Name Tensas Parish Detention Center
Facility Type County Jail
Address 8606 Highway 65, Waterproof, LA, 71375
Phone 318-749-5810
City Waterproof
Postal Code 71375
State Louisiana
County Tensas Parish County

Tensas Parish Sheriffs Department / Tensas Parish Jail

Address 203 Hancock Street, St. Joseph, Louisiana, 71366
Phone 318-766-3961

Inmate Search

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Search online to find an inmate located at the Tensas Parish Detention Center. You can also call 318-749-5810 to make an inquiry about an inmate, or to obtain any other jail information.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

Send letters and cards directly to the inmate. The inmate will be located in one of two places, and you can find that out here. Once you know where the inmate is located, send it to the address where they are, which is either:

Tensas Parish Detention Center

Central Booking

8606 Highway 65, Waterproof, LA, 71375

Make sure that your letter includes the inmate's name & booking number. Also, you must include your name and return address on the letter or it will not be delivered.

While you cannot send paperback books, magazines or newspapers, you can make arrangements for these to be sent and mailed directly from the publisher to the inmate. Each inmate at the Tensas Parish Detention Center can possess up to two books and magazines at one time.

Sending Money

Inmates can purchase up to $100 of items from the commissary each week. You can send money to an inmate by mail:

Inmate Trust Fund

8606 Highway 65, Waterproof, LA, 71375

Make the money order payable to "Inmate Trust Fund,” and also include the inmate’s name, booking number, date of birth, sender's name and return address.

You can also bring the money order directly to the Tensas Parish Detention Center.

Money orders should be for less than $100.

Phone calls

Inmates at the Tensas Parish Detention Center can call collect or purchase phone cards for $10 or $20 through Commissary. Inmates can use phone cards to call cell phones. If inmates prefer to make collect calls, they can do so in any of the dayrooms during most times of time. Calls cannot exceed 20 minutes.

Inmates cannot receive incoming phone calls.

Visitation

Setting up a visit with an inmate is a fairly easy process. You can visit either remotely via video or in person. Here are some FAQs about visitation. Visiting hours are from 07:30AM – 10:00PM Tuesdays through Saturdays, and it is encouraged to set up your visit in advance to make sure there are no issues with your visit.

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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