1850 Copper Loop
Las Cruces, NM 88005-8139
(575) 647-7600
(575) 647-7625
Dona Ana County NM Detention Center
County Jail

Dona Ana County NM Detention Center | Las Cruces, New Mexico

Las Cruces is home to the Dona Ana County NM Detention Center. This prison facility serves Las Cruces and other cities in the Dona Ana County area areas. Dona Ana County NM Detention Center is one of several Minimum prisons in the State. The address of record for Dona Ana County NM Detention Center is 1850 Copper Loop. This is located in Las Cruces, NM, 88005-8139, a city in Dona Ana. Always call the jail to verify that an inmate is at that location and can receive visitors before traveling.

Inmates need contact with their friends and family on the outside. But Jails and Prisons don't make this easy. Some charge inmates up to $14 a minute just to make a long-distance phone call. Fortunately, you can get a local number your inmate can call that will ring your phone and/or those of other family and friends no matter where they live. An inmate can then make their calls using the local number rate while talking to friends and family long distance. This service is provided by Securtel at [Link to Secrutel]. To send mail to an inmate, go to 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 NM. City Jails, County Jails, State Jails and State Penitentiaries. Each will have it's own rules and times for visitation, calls and mail.

Dona Ana County NM Detention Center is a County Jail. It's important to know the type of prison facility because this will largely determine what is permitted. Prison is expensive. Phone calls are the most costly, especially without a local number, But also items an inmate needs like soap, envelopes and stamps will all cost money. So the first thing to do is ensure phone calls are economical so you can discuss a budget.

Dona Ana County NM Detention Center is in the MST time zone. So make adjustments in your call times if you aren't in that same timezone. The warden at Dona Ana County NM Detention Center is CHRISTOPHER BARELA. 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 Dona Ana County NM Detention Center with other families, it will help them avoid mistakes and confusion that no one needs or wants.
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