Roanoke County Jail | Salem, Virginia

401 E Main St
Salem, VA 24153-4316

(540) 283-3145

Roanoke County Jail

Roanoke County Jail is a prison facility located in the city of Salem, serving Salem County and surrounding areas. Always call first to make sure an inmate can receive visitors and is at the facility at Salem VA, 24153-4316 in Salem before traveling or booking hotels.

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. 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. Talk with your inmate to learn about the permitted hours for phone calls, rules for sending mail and days and times for visitation, Facilities in VA all have different rules that you'll be required to follow.

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.

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Roanoke County Jail Map