Visits are permitted on a first-come-first-serve basis. Visitors should arrive at the facility with enough time to find parking, to clear the outside gate (Post 1), to walk to the lobby and to be processed for their visits.
Important note: Visitors should refrain from bringing excessive/large personal items (suitcases, bicycles, et cetera as there is limited space to store them.)
Effective Sept. 14, 2015: Inmates are allowed two visitors per visit (regardless of the age of the visitor) and may be allowed two, one-hour visits per week, of which only one may be on a weekend or a recognized holiday.
People under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian, who must be prepared to produce an original birth certificate for each minor.
All visitors must have a valid picture ID, driver's license or state ID. There are no exceptions to this requirement.
Visitation is daily between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. as follows, based on the first letter of an inmate's last name:
All individuals attempting to visit during the week (Monday through Friday) must be present in the jail lobby by 3:15 p.m. to allow time for processing. Individuals arriving after 3:15 p.m. on a weekday will not be permitted a visit.
|Monday||A-C||9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.|
|Tuesday||D-G||9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.|
|Wednesday||H-L||9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.|
|Thursday||M-R||9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.|
|Friday||S-Z||9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.|
Weekends and holidays
Due to the high number of weekend and holiday visits, all individuals attempting to visit on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays must be present in the jail lobby by 11:15 a.m. for the morning session and 3:15 p.m. for the afternoon session to allow time for processing.
Individuals arriving after 11:15 will not be permitted a morning session visit and after 3:15 p.m., will not be permitted an afternoon session.
|Saturday||A-D||9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.|
|E-L||1 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.|
|Sunday||M-R||9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.|
|S-Z||1 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.|
Visitor processing will begin one hour before the start of the visiting period.
Package drop-off hours
Drop-off hours for packages, money and money orders at the Jail lobby are between the hours of 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. The package window is closed from 11:30 a.m. - 12 noon daily. You may also leave money or a money order with the officer at POST 1 near the visitors gate daily from 4–9 p.m.
Visitors are encouraged to mail packages and money orders whenever possible to avoid lines at the facility. The address is:
PO Box 10
Valhalla, New York 10595