The Duval County/Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office runs the Duval County/Jacksonville Jail (John E. Goode Pre-Trial Detention Facility), the Community Transition Center, and the Montgomery Correctional Center. The detention facility houses pre-trial, federal, juvenile, state, and county-sentenced inmates. The Community Transition Center holds county-sentenced inmates who participate in the Work Furlough and Substance Abuse Treatment programs or are inmate workers assigned to the facility. The Montgomery Correctional Center on the Northside of Jacksonville houses mostly county-sentenced inmates. As explained below, it is possible to conduct a Duval County Jail inmate search in each of these facilities. To conduct a Duval County inmate search, click here.
John E. Goode Pre-Trial Detention Facility
500 E. Adams Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Community Transition Center
451 Catherine Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Montgomery Correctional Center
4727 Lannie Road
Jacksonville, FL 32218
Duval County Inmate Search
To conduct a Duval County inmate search, click here.
Visitation / Duval County Inmate Search
Inmates at each of the facilities in Jacksonville are permitted to visit with members of the public. However, before coordinating a visit with an incarcerated individual, it is advisable to first conduct a Duval County inmate search, click here. Video visitations replaced in-person visits in March 2020 for all facilities. The inmate must initiate video visitations. To become eligible for a visit with an inmate, please sign up here. After creating an account, you will have access to video calls and the inmate tablet messaging feature.
Visitation Hours / Duval County Inmate Search
Visitation hours for the John E. Goode Pre-Trial Detention Facility are 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. on specified days depending on the inmate’s last name:
Sunday: Inmate’s last name starts with ABC
Monday: Inmate’s last name starts with DEFG
Tuesday: Inmate’s last name starts with HIJ
Wednesday: Inmate’s last name starts with KLM
Thursday: Inmate’s last name starts with NOPQR
Friday: Inmate’s last name starts with STUV
Saturday: Inmate’s last name starts with WXYZ
The Community Transition Center’s visitation hours are:
8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. for female inmates with last name A–J
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for male inmates with last name A–J
8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. for female inmates with last name K–Z
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. for male inmates with last name K–Z
The Montgomery Correctional Center’s visitation hours are 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. on specified days depending on the first letter of the inmate’s last name:
ABC — Monday, and 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month
D — Tuesday, and 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month
EFGH — Tuesday, and 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month
IJK — Wednesday, and 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month
LM — Wednesday, and 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month
NOPQR — Thursday, and 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month
S — Thursday, and 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month
TUVWXYZ — Friday, and 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month
Before visiting an inmate, you should first conduct a Duval County inmate search here to confirm the inmate’s presence at the facility.
The local sheriff’s office contains five general departments: Patrol and Enforcement, Investigations and Homeland Security, Police Services, Personnel and Professional Standards, and Corrections. It has about 3,500 employees, including almost 2,000 police personnel.
Sheriff’s Office Address
Police Memorial Building
501 E. Bay Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
About the County / Duval County Inmate Search
The county is located in the northeastern part of Florida. It was established in 1822 and named after William Pope Duval, a former Governor of Florida Territory. The Duval County government has been consolidated with the city of Jacksonville’s government since 1968. However, the county includes the cities of Atlantic Beach, Jacksonville Beach, and Neptune Beach, and the town of Baldwin, which are outside the corporate limits of Jacksonville; these communities maintain their own municipal governments. There are also several detention facilities located in the area. To conduct a Duval County inmate search, click here.
Demographics / Duval County Inmate Search
As of the year 2020, 369,704 households, 995,567 people, and 225,060 families resided in the county. The county’s residents were 49.42% White, 28.76% Black or African American, 0.23% Native American or Alaskan, 4.89% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander, 0.69% other, 4.59% mixed/multi-Racial, and 11.32% Hispanic or Latino. Some people in the community are incarcerated at the local jail. To conduct a Duval County inmate search, click here.