Sussex County Jail, VA Prison Roster, Online Inmate Search

Updated on: December 29, 2023
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Sussex County Jail


20212 Thornton Square, Sussex, VA, 23884

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Located in Virginia, this jail helps inmates connect with their loved ones with options available via electronic messaging and video visitations. Fairly new, Sussex County Jail was just built and modernized. It houses over 80 inmates and has over 500 beds in its facility. The new design includes doors and windows on the cells instead of bars, making it more comfortable for inmates, and easier for Sussex County Jail staff to maintain and manage.

Sussex County Jail — General Information

Facility Name Sussex County Jail
Facility Type County Jail
Capacity 80
Address 20212 Thornton Square, Sussex, VA, 23884
Phone 434-246-5361
City Sussex
Postal Code 23884
State Virginia
County Sussex County
Official Website

Sussex County Sheriffs Office

Address 20212 Thornton Sq, Sussex, Virginia, 23884
Phone 434-246-5000

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Call 434-246-5361 to use a phone to perform an automated search for an inmate. You can also search easily online for an inmate. The website is updated regularly, and you should be able to locate an inmate with ease.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates can receive mail electronically or via the mail. Letters, small photographs, and postcards can be sent to the following address:

Sussex County Jail
20212 Thornton Square, Sussex, VA, 23884

The Sussex County Jail is also set up for electronic messaging. Emessaging lets friends and families communicate with inmates electronically. You can send electronic photographs and text messages. You can set up an account here.

Sending Money

You can set up money on an inmate’s commissary account as long as the inmate does not have any restrictions. Get started here. You can also make deposits to the account over the phone at 434-246-5361.

If you prefer, you can also add money to a commissary account in person. There is a kiosk inside the Sussex County Jail that you can deposit money into. You can also create a money order addressed to the jail with the inmate’s name and number in the memo field. Delivering this money order to the jail will also add money to the inmate’s commissary account.

Phone calls

Securus offers a variety of options for you to add money to an inmate’s telephone account. Through Securus, and inmate can make outgoing phone calls that are prepaid by his account. While inmates at the Sussex County Jail cannot receive incoming calls, it is easy to set up a telephone account for them to make phone calls.


Securus also has a system set up for video visitations. Through their website, you can set up video visitations with an inmate from anywhere in the world as long as you have an internet connection.

Visitors over the age of 18 can also visit inmates in person. Call 434-246-5361 to arrange for a 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


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