The Lea County NM Detention Center in Lea County serves the city of Lovington and other smaller towns in Lea. Lea County
NM Detention Center is a medium facility Always call first to make sure an inmate can
receive visitors and is at the facility at Lovington NM, 88260-5731 in Lea before traveling
or booking hotels.
Maintaining contact with friends and family is important for the health and wellbeing
of both inmates and their family. Sadly, many prisons don't make this easy. Phone
charges of up to $14 a minute for long distance calls create financial burdens
on inmate families who must pay for these calls. Thankfully services from Securtel
help avoid these additional charges by creating a local phone number an inmate
can call that will connect to any long-distance number. By eliminating the long-distance
surcharge, inmates can talk to friends and family at the local rate no matter where
they might live. You can set this up with Securtel.coml at
inmate calls. To send mail to an inmate you can visit
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.
Lea 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. 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
Lea 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 Lea County NM
Detention Center is Sheriff Steve Ackerman. The warden may or may not be available
to talk to. This will depend on the size of the facility. Lea County NM Detention
Center has a current capacity of around 280. The total capacity of Lea County NM
Detention Center is 432. Knowing this count can tell you how crowded conditions
might be at Lea County NM Detention Center. It's important for prison families
to help each other to help their loved ones inside and out. By sharing information
about Lea 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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