VISIT SESSION INFORMATION: When you schedule your On-Site visit on the above listed website, you will receive
an email verification containing your assigned visit terminal and a six-digit PIN number. You are required to bring
this information with you to the jail.
VALID IDENTIFICATION: You must possess a valid form of identification to enter the jail. You will need to provide
a valid government issued picture identification card (ID), such as a Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)
identification card/driver’s license, that is current and valid or an Immigration card (work visa card, resident alien
card with a DMV card). Picture IDs made at swap meets, or store ID cards like Sam’s Club are not considered valid
UNDERAGE VISITATION: Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult/parent. If the visitor is
under 18 and claims to be the spouse of the inmate, a valid marriage certificate needs to be presented, along with
valid ID, in order to have a visit without the presence of an adult/parent. Children ages 14 through 17 need to
provide a current and valid ID card, such as school issued ID, DMV ID card or a driver’s license. Children under 14 do
not need proof of ID.
VISITATION LOCKERS: You will not be allowed to enter the visitation room with any personal items, including
jewelry, sunglasses, cell phone, wallets, purses, books, etc. These items must be secured in a locker (fee required)
located in the visitation lobby. Bring spare change to use the locker.
Marriage in Jail
You will need to contact the jail commander at least 60 days in advance of the planned marriage date.
5. Intake/Release Procedures
The Office processes “police custody bookings” of a person at the Fourth Avenue Jail, located at Madison Street and
Fourth Avenue in downtown Phoenix. Questions regarding initial arrest of an inmate should be directed to the
arresting agency. Inmates are given access to a telephone to place collect calls as needed. All court-ordered “selfsurrenders”
are processed at the Lower Buckeye Jail, located at 3250 West Lower Buckeye Road, at the east end of
No time limit unless space availability is limited.