Leavenworth Detention Center
The Leavenworth Detention Center in Leavenworth County serves the city of Leavenworth and other smaller towns in Leavenworth. Leavenworth Detention Center is one of several Maximum prisons in the State. The address of record for Leavenworth Detention Center is 100 Highway Ter. This is located in Leavenworth, KS, 66048-5021, a city in Leavenworth. Always call the jail to verify that an inmate is at that location and can receive visitors before traveling.
Calling inmates can be costly. Some prisons charge inmates up to $14 a minute for long-distance calls. To avoid these fees, set up a local phone number that rings at your phone number(s) no matter where you live. Securtel.com can provide local numbers that won't have to pay any extra for long distance. You can reach them at inmate calls
. To send mail to an inmate you can visit send postcards
. Once you are able to communicate with your inmate, you can start making plans for visitation. There are many types of prison facility in KS. City Jails, County Jails, State Jails and State Penitentiaries. Each will have it's own rules and times for visitation, calls and mail.
Leavenworth Detention Center is a Private Facility. It's important to know the type of prison facility because this will largely determine what is permitted. Prison is expensive. Phone calls are the most costly, especially without a local number, But also items an inmate needs like soap, envelopes and stamps will all cost money. So the first thing to do is ensure phone calls are economical so you can discuss a budget.
Leavenworth Detention Center is in the CST time zone. So make adjustments in your call times if you aren't in that same timezone. The warden at Leavenworth Detention Center is Warden Linda Thomas. The warden may or may not be available to talk to. This will depend on the size of the facility. It's important for prison families to help each other to help their loved ones inside and out. By sharing information about Leavenworth Detention Center with other families, it will help them avoid mistakes and confusion that no one needs or wants.