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Our Jail is following all the CDC recommendations/precautions and is constantly being cleaned and sanitized to protect our Inmates and Staff. Their safety and well-being is our highest priority. We appreciate your patience and understanding during this time. If you have any questions, please feel free to call our Jail at (478)994-7051. Thank you!


Policy and Process on How to Send Mail

Note: Bulk mailings are NOT permitted at and will be denied.

In an effort to prevent the introduction of drugs and contraband, Monroe County Jail has updated their policy for sending mail to inmates. All inmate personal mail will be sent to a central processing facility, not the jail where an inmate is housed. At this JailATM mail central facility, mail will be opened, scanned, and made available electronically to the inmate at the facility for a period of 14 days on devices. Beginning May 2, 2022, ALL personal inmate mail shall be mailed to the following address utilizing existing jail facility mail rules: – Monroe County Jail

Inmate Name/Inmate Number

925B Peachtree St. NE, Box 2062

Atlanta, GA 30309

Notice:  Effective May 18, 2022, any personal mail received directly to Monroe County Jail will be Returned to Sender.

Legal Mail

Legal mail shall be mailed directly to the jail facility. All legal mail must be sent by a legally approved entity. Contact the jail for list of legally approved entities.


Legal Mail - Inmate Name/Inmate Number

Monroe Co Jail

Inmate Name/Inmate Number

145 L Cary Bittick Dr.

Forsyth, GA 31029


Business and Transactional Documents

Business and Transactional documents must be mailed directly to the jail facility. These include:


• Checks • Passbooks • Deposit Slips • Birth Certificates • Social Security Cards • Driver's License • Alien Registration Card/Green Card • Welfare Card • Medical Card • School Diplomas • Personal Identification Card

To mail official documents, use this address:


Attn: Business Office - Inmate Name/Inmate Number

Legal Mail - Inmate Name/Inmate Number

Monroe Co Jail

Inmate Name/Inmate Number

145 L Cary Bittick Dr.

Forsyth, GA 31029


Official documents sent directly to the institution will not be delivered to the inmate.


 Transactional Documents


For transactions that require the inmate to sign or otherwise enter information on an original in order to carry out a transaction (i.e. endorsing a check, transferring a vehicle title, etc.) the original document must be mailed as follows:


Attn: Business Office – Inmate Name/Inmate Number

Monroe Co Jail

Inmate Name/Inmate Number

145 L Cary Bittick Dr.

Forsyth, GA 31029


The Business Office/designee will coordinate a time for the inmate to review, sign documents if desired and pay to have the document mailed out of the facility. Any general inmate correspondence for the inmate included with transactional documents will be destroyed and inmates will not be permitted to keep original documentation sent through this process.


Mail Regulations for Inmates at Monroe County Jail


All inmates are permitted to send and receive mail. Mail can be sent to anyone EXCEPT: victims of your crime, inmates, former inmates, parolees, probationers, codefendants, current or former Jail employees, current or former contract employees, current or former volunteers, anyone who has an active Protection from Abuse Order (PFA) against the inmate that prohibits such contact. No parcel packages will be accepted for inmates and will rejected and returned to sender.


Housing areas have telephones available during the hours of 9:00am - 5:00pm and 7:00pm-11:00pm, 7 days a week. Calls can be made using prepaid phone time from the inmate's commissary account or by placing a collect call. The person being called must accept the charges for all calls. Abuse of the telephones will result in the loss of the privilege, for an indefinite period of time. Telephone time limit will be determined by the Jail Administrator, based upon the inmate population and the number of telephones available. Telephone communications for inmates DOES NOT include the same degree of privacy as that of the general public, with the exception of communications with legal counsel, the courts, or other "privileged" individuals. Therefore, personal telephone calls may be monitored by staff member, for information that may constitute a threat to the safety and security of the facility. If you have problems accepting collect calls from an inmate at the Monroe County Detention Center, please contact Correct Solutions at

Telephone Time may be added by visiting the kiosk in the Jail Lobby, visiting or you may call 1-877-618-3516. 

Due to concerns for the spread of the COVID-19, in-person visitation for Inmates at the

Monroe County Jail will be cancelled until further notice.

However, we now are offering Video Visit / Messaging.

Video Visitation may be done on the internal kiosk inside of the visitation room or through If visiting on-site, this is a free visit that will only last 15 minutes per visitor on the Inmate's designated visitation day. If visiting via website, this can be done any day until 11pm. 

You may add funds for this feature by visiting the kiosk in the Jail Lobby, visiting or you may call 1-870-933-6386. 

Visitation with family members, relatives and friends will be allowed as posted.

Each visit may last up to fifteen (15) minutes.




Each inmate may designate up to three (3) persons as visitors during the admissions procedure. No visitors under the age of 17 (unless the spouse of the inmate or accompanied by an adult) are allowed. Any change in the designated persons must be submitted in writing to the Booking Officer for approval.

Visitation by legal counsel and other privileged individuals will be conducted with the most privacy available and will not be limited or restricted during normal hours.

Visitation by ministers will be conducted in the privacy of our visitation room and will be limited to a fifteen (15) minute visit, Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm. 

Legal Counsel and Ministers must present the appropriate credentials in order to visit. Visitations may be suspended or delayed during scheduled facility programs and services. All contact visitation (including those noted above) and special visits require specific approval. 


Tiered Visitation Schedule

Top - 9:00am-11:00am, 1:00pm-3:00pm, 7:00pm-9:00pm

Bottom - 11:00am-1:00pm, 3:00pm-5:00pm, 9:00pm-11:00pm

monday: c-block

top - 250, 251, 252, 253, 257, 258, 259, 260

Bottom - 239, 240, 241, 242, 246, 247, 248, 249

Tuesday - b-block

top - 273, 274, 275, 276, 280, 281, 282, 283

Bottom - 262, 263, 264, 265, 269, 270, 271, 272

Wednesday: D-Block

Thursday: A-Block

Top - 300, 301, 302, 303

Bottom - 294, 295, 296, 297

Thursday: H-Block

Top - 312, 313, 314, 315

Bottom - 308. 309, 310, 311

Friday: F-Block

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