Jail Division

Visiting & Mail Procedures


No inmate can receive phone calls or have messages given to them. To write a letter to an inmate in the Muscatine County Jail please send to:
Muscatine County Jail Inmate
c/o "Name of Inmate"
400 Walnut St.
Muscatine, IA 52761

Please make sure that the return address includes a full name and address, otherwise the letter may be returned or held in the inmates property until they are released.


Clergy wishing to visit inmates need to contact Jail Administration at 563-262-4190 for information on visitation. If you would like to be a visitor to an inmate in the Muscatine County Jail include the following information in a letter addressed to the inmate:
  • Your full legal name
  • Your social security number
  • Your date of birth
  • Your address and phone number

Note: No convicted felons are allowed to visit without the administrations approval.

Except when an emergency exists, inmates will be allowed unlimited and unmonitored visits with attorneys between 7:00 AM-5:00 PM provided the operation and security of the jail are not interrupted.  Inmates may call their attorney from their unit at any time except normal lockdown hours, or during formal count.

Visiting Hours

 Day Males/Females
Males 7 - 9 p.m.
Tuesday Females 7 - 9 p.m.
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Sunday
No Visits
No Visits
Saturday Males 12 - 2 p.m.
Saturday Females 6 - 8 p.m.

Post Money to a Commissary Account

To add money to an inmates commissary account go to https://inmatecanteen.com This is our commissary provider and will allow family and friends to post money to the inmate's commissary account.  Visitors to the Jail may also post money to inmate commissary accounts through the lobby Kiosk in cash or credit/debit card transactions.