New visitation options for connecting with inmates

New visitation options for connecting with inmates
Posted on 11/21/2016

We have a new visitation system, you must go online to

Please enroll yourself to be approved for visits and then schedule a visit with an inmate at the La Plata County Jail.

On-site visitation are available Tuesday-Saturday, you will need to make an appointment 48 hours in advance. Adult visitors are required to bring valid government photo ID; visiting children must have a birth certificate or Social Security card with them.

In addition to on-site visits, La Plata County Sheriff's Office now offers visitors the option to connect with inmates via telephone, tablet or computer using This service allows visitations 7 days a week from anywhere, during an expanded range of hours.

Details for these visitation options are below.

 Visitation procedures

On-site visitation

On-site visits to La Plata County Jail, 742 Turner Drive in Durango, are available Tuesday-Saturday 

25 minute increments:
8 to 9:30 a.m. 
2-2:30 p.m. 
7 to 8:30 p.m.

Go online:

Adults must bring a government picture ID; Children must bring a birth certificate or Social Security card.

At-home visitation

 Visit with an inmate any day of the week from any location using your phone, tablet or computer. 

25 minute increments:
7 a.m.
9:30 p.m.