Acceptable Items

One set of clothing may be left for an upcoming court appearance – only for jury trials.

Medications: Current Prescription medications authorized by jail nurse.

Inmates may purchase additional items through the commissary.

Correspondence: All correspondence must be mailed through the US Postal Service, UPS, or other agency.

Packages


No packages will be accepted unless approved by the jail administrator.

All incoming packages will be opened and inspected.

Mail

EFFECTIVE 1-1-13 / All incoming mail will need to be on metered postcards.  We will no longer accept letters in envelopes.

EFFECTIVE 1-1-13 / Inmate to inmate mail will not be allowed.

EFFECTIVE 1-1-13 / We will no longer accept pictures of any kind, this includes by mail or over the counter.

Money orders may be mailed in an envelope with only the money order in it. Envelopes must be addressed to the “Barry County Jail.”

Attorney and court papers mailed to inmates will continue to be opened in the presence of the inmate.

NO postage stamps or envelopes accepted.

To send mail to an inmate, address the as follows
envelope

Photographs

EFFECTIVE 1-1-13 / We will no longer accept pictures of any kind, this includes by mail or over the counter.