Mesquite Detention Center | Mesquite, Nevada

500 Hillside Dr
Mesquite, NV 89027-3116

(702) 346-5262
(702) 346-8829
Mesquite Detention Center
Chief of Police Troy Tanner
Police Department Jail

Mesquite Detention Center

Mesquite is home to the Mesquite Detention Center. This prison facility serves Mesquite and other cities in the Clark County area areas. Mesquite Detention Center is one of several minimum prisons in the State. To visit an inmate at Mesquite Detention Center, you'll need to travel to Mesquite, NV, 89027-3116 in Clark. The address is 500 Hillside Dr. It's important to verify the location of your inmate before traveling.

Prisons in NV like Mesquite Detention Center can often make it difficult and costly for inmates to call the outside. Some prisons charge over $10 a minute to make a long distance phone call. The best way to avoid these fees is to set up a local phone number that will ring your phone number(s) no matter where you live. provides this service and 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 NV. City Jails, County Jails, State Jails and State Penitentiaries. Each will have it's own rules and times for visitation, calls and mail.

Mesquite Detention Center is a Police Department Jail. It's important to know the type of prison facility because this will largely determine what is permitted. Everything in prison costs money. Soap, toothpaste, phone calls and stamps and envelopes must all be purchased at the commissary. Step one is to get set up with phone service so you can communicate. Then you can learn what an inmate needs and how to properly send it.

Mesquite Detention Center is in the PST time zone. So make adjustments in your call times if you aren't in that same timezone. The warden at Mesquite Detention Center is Chief of Police Troy Tanner. 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 Mesquite Detention Center with other families, it will help them avoid mistakes and confusion that no one needs or wants.
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