Muscogee County Jail
Muscogee County Sheriff's Office County Jail
700 10th Street
Columbus, Ga 31901-2899
General Information: (706) 653-4258

**Anyone bringing contraband across the guard line will be prosecuted.**

Visitation Rules:

Visitors must be listed on the inmate's visitor list in order to visit and must make an appointment at least one day in advance to schedule a visit.

Appointments can be made in person at the jail during visitation hours or by calling 706-225-4563 from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM during the week and from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM on the weekends.

Visitation Hours*

Days of the WeekHours
Monday - Friday9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday - Sunday7:00 AM - 4:00 PM

* There will be no visitation on Columbus Consolidated Government holidays.

Persons under the age of 17 who are immediate family members of an inmate and accompanied by a Parent or Guardian that is on the inmate's visitor list may visit Monday through Friday after 5:00 PM and on Saturdays and Sundays ONLY.

  • Visitors must have a valid picture ID in order to visit.
  • Visitors must be modestly dressed in order to visit.
  • Visitors who are loud, profane, unruly, etc. will be instructed to leave and may be restricted from future visits.

Telephone Calls: Inmates may not receive telephone calls or messages.

Mail: Inmates may receive letters and money orders. Stamps, or envelopes will not be accepted. Packages will not be accepted without prior approval of the Warden.

Jail Commissary: An outside contractor provides a commissary at the jail and provides inmates the opportunity to purchase toiletries, food items, and letter writing materials.

Inmate Account: Inmates may receive funds via cash only kiosks located in the jail lobby.

Tobacco Products: The Muscogee County Jail is a "tobacco free" facility. No smoking or tobacco products are allowed in the building.