Shreveport City Jail Inmate Locator

We have gathered for you all the available inmate search links and Shreveport City Jail Inmate locator information. Here is information on how to find someone in this jail. The first thing you should consider is that family members have rights for inmate visitation, inmate mail address and policies, and the commissary in Shreveport City Jail facility.

Here is jail inmate information for the Shreveport City Jail

Jail Name: Shreveport City Jail
Jail Category: County Jail
Jail State: Louisiana
Jail County: Caddo Parish
City: Shreveport
Facility Address:
1234 Texas Avenue
Postal Code: LA 71101
Telephone Numbers:
Additional information:
Shreveport Police Department

Shreveport City Jail is located at 1234 Texas Avenue, in Caddo Parish, Louisiana. If you need information on bonds, visitation, inmate calling, mail, inmate accounts, commissary or anything else, you can call the facility at (318) 673-7304 (318) 673-7130.
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Shreveport City Jail Inmate Search

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The Shreveport City jail usually houses around 100 inmates, but can hold up to 249 inmates at a single time. The building was constructed in 2004. There is a full-time staff of around 48 individuals.

Visitation Information for Shreveport City Jail

Visitation is allowed on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. There are four visit time with breaks in between for lunch and other activities. Each inmate is allowed two visitors each week. The visiting days will vary depending on where the inmate is housed.

Please call 318-673-7130 to get the visitation dates and times.

Visitation Dress code

Anyone can be denied visitation if the guards feel that their attire is inappropriate. Here is a guide for what to wear. Dress conservatively. Here are some of the clothing that won’t be allowed.

  • Provocative clothing that reveals, buttocks, breasts, or genitals. This includes any see-through clothing.
  • Clothing with excessive zippers or metal parts.
  • Excessively baggy or sagging clothing.
  • Jewelry and watches will need to be removed.

Here are some other things that will not be allowed in the visitation:

  • Tobacco products
  • Sharp objects or anything that could be used as a weapon. This includes keys, keychains, pens, and other sharp objects.
  • Alcohol or drugs, prescription or illegal. Visitors can be reprimanded for bringing items that are not allowed into the visit.
  • Clothing with pictures of weapons or paraphernalia will not be allowed. Clothing with any obscenities is also forbidden.

Who is allowed to visit?

Anyone over the age of eighteen is allowed in the visit with proper identification, including a government issued identification, or picture ID. Student ID’s or ID’s that look like they have been altered are not allowed.

One child is allowed per adult and two adults are allowed per visit. The children must be supervised at all time. They will need identification as well. This can be a birth certificate. The child must be seated with the adult in the visit at all times.

Any individual who is on probation or parole will not be allowed in the visit. This can be considered a violation. Anyone with a current warrant will be detained and are not allowed to be present in a visitation.

Sending Mail to Inmates at Shreveport City Jail

If you want to send postcards or letters to an inmate, be aware that every piece of mail is read before given to the inmate. Call to get specific direction on what can be sent via mail as a care package.

If you are sending a magazine, journal, newspaper, or care package, send directly from the publisher or from an approved vendor (like that provides care packages for inmates. All other packages will be disposed of and not given to the inmate.

Letters with excessive profanity, nude pictures, or the like will not be given to the inmates. Only one or two pictures are allowed and they must not contain weapons, excessive skin, or drug paraphernalia.

To plan or schedule a visit to Shreveport City Jail see the map below for more information and directions.


Caddo Parish County Jail Inmates

Most offenders will start at a local, city or county jail with very few cells. You can locate an offender in custody easily by searching databases found through the links above. You might need to consider transport time to the nearest jail cell before using our Caddo Parish inmate locator.

The Shreveport City Jail is usually for short-term custody for adults awaiting trial. (Juveniles wait for disposition of their case). Once booked, the Caddo Parish inmate search will reveal the location of the individual. You can check the Caddo Parish website - Inmate Services - for more information.

"People Get Arrested for a Variety of Reasons"

If a family member disappears, checking with local jails is a good idea. Your family member may be waiting to be bailed out. Here is how to know if someone is in Shreveport City Jail. You have the right to search even if that person is just a friend, a client or any other individual. You can also use these tools to find a pen pal. Our Inmate lookup service is a good resource for family members and public defenders. You can also search inmates on federal websites.

How to Find Inmates in Shreveport City Jail

First of all, realize that you have rights under the United States Constitution to find a family member who has been arrested in Shreveport City Jail. The "Writ of Habeas Corpus" guarantees the rights of someone "in custody". An inmate locator is useful to help family members during court proceedings.

All police officers must "book" an inmate into the court system. During this process, vital information - such as name, address, fingerprints and photographs - will be taken. Our free inmate lookup service allows you to peruse databases of county, state and federal facilities.

"What Type of Jail or Prison?"

Determine the date and location of the police arrest. Someone on a most wanted poster, sex offenders list or with outstanding warrants might have been jailed after a routine traffic stop. The individual will be located in a jail based on 1) residence or 2) arrest location.

Most of the United States criminal facilities are connected to online inmate search tools. Once booking information is entered and mugshots have been taken, you will be able to find inmates. You will find the available inmate search links above. A free inmate search allows you to view the databases of city, county, state and federal facilities.

"What Information is Available for Shreveport City Jail?"

Many arrest records are public and listed in newspapers. To find someone in jail, check the local police, sheriff and Federal Bureau of Prisons websites. You could also conduct a Department of Justice inmate search or check out Vinelink Offender Search to complete an inmate search by name. You should be able to find information such as the name, address, criminal charges, booking location and hearings.

Get all of your information ready such as the name, date of birth, address, criminal charges, prison and date of arrest.
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"How Can I Use This Information?"

There are a variety of ways that you can search the database -like by name, jail or crime type. Once you have the general information, contact them by phone or email to set up a private visit.

This lookup inmate database gives you information for contacting Shreveport City Jail. Louisiana state inmate search helps you determine bonding, when you can visit, add commissary money and send mail. The inmate locator saves you a lot of time and worry. If a loved one is in jail or prison, we are here to assist you in finding him or her. If you just want to run a criminal background check for someone or find a pen pal inmate, we can help you too.


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