Effective January 20, 2009 inmate visitation schedule will be conducted by the first initial of the inmates last name:
A through F Tuesdays 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 Noon
G through N Saturday 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 Noon
O through Z Sunday 12:30 P.M. to 3:30 P.M.
You may write to an inmate by addressing your letter to the inmate, c/o Gallia County Jail, 18 Locust Street, Gallipolis, Oh, 45631. All mail is opened and inspected for contraband by Correctional Officer’s prior to delivering it to the inmate. Any money orders or certified checks are removed and credited to the inmates account. All correspondence must be sent via the US Postal Service.
Inmates are permitted to purchase paper, pencils and stamped envelopes through commissary to send mail. The Gallia County Jail does not accept envelopes or paper. If when inspecting mail we find paper and envelopes we will destroy them. Any inmate determined to be indigent we will supply them for 2 letters a week to be mail out. A charge is placed the inmates account ant the amount collected should the inmate receive any funds in the future.
The Gallia County Jail maintains one phone in each housing unit. The inmates have access to the phones to make collect calls to persons of their choice. No calling cards are permitted in the Gallia County Jail. A computerized record is maintained of every phone call made and all phone calls are recorded. Incoming calls are not accepted nor are messages given to inmates to make calls.
Things to know about the Tip Line:
1. Call is anonymous
2. If you want to be contacted, leave your information and a call back number, which will remain anonymous