The goal of the Clayton County Sheriff’s Department is to enhance the quality of life for the citizens of Clayton County by professionally working in partnership to provide safety, security and service to the community while upholding the constitutional responsibilities of the Office of Sheriff.
We are all working diligently to provide the best service we can for our community. We will be focused on communicating with the Fire Departments, Ambulance and Medical Services so when situation arises, we all know we can count on what the other is going to do.”
The actual visiting hours vary depending on the following factors:
The day of the week.
Where the inmate is housed.
The inmate's sex.
Whether or not it is a Holiday.
Each inmate is allowed one or two visits, ranging from 15 minutes to one hour in length each week. Inmates with special privileges are allowed additional visits.
If you are visiting from another state or traveling a great distance, Clayton County Jail may allow you an extended visitation. Call 563-245-1540 to ask for special consideration.