Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check

Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports

Saint James Parish County Jail, LA Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: May 1, 2023
Saint James Parish County Jail
Location 5800 Hwy 44PO BOX 44Convent, LA 70723
Official Website

About the Jail

The Saint James Parish County Jail is a medium security correctional facility for adult detainees in Convent, Saint James Parish County, Louisiana. This detention center has been operating since 1982 and is located at 5800 Hwy 44PO BOX 44Convent, LA 70723. Today, it has a capacity to house approximately 67 detainees. The monthly average of total bookings in the jail is 77.

The facility typically houses adult detainees of all races from Saint James Parish County and sometimes from surrounding locations. It houses detainees awaiting trial, sentencing, or bond and offenders serving short-term sentences, usually less than a year. Most inmates serving time in this Saint James Parish County correctional facility are those convicted of less serious offenses, such as misdemeanor offenses. Those convicted of severe felonies after trial are transferred to Louisiana state or federal correction facilities.

The website operates and manages the Saint James Parish County Jail. More than 30 staff members are tasked with the facility’s daily operations. facility provides safety and security for the offenders and visitors at the detention center.

In a typical year, this detention center utilizes more than 565 detainees in its in-office work details to administer its kitchen, laundry, and other activities.

Saint James Parish County Jail Inmate Search

If you believe someone you know or a loved one is in correction facility, the first place to begin your search is on the ’s website. This allows you to start an inmate search using their search tool. This inmate search system is updated immediately after each perpetrator is booked into the correction facility.

To search, this site requires you to provide the following details about the perpetrator:

  • Last Name
  • First Name
  • Subject Number
  • Booking Number

If you cannot locate your locked up loved one in this database, you should call the and ask. You can contact the jail at (225) 562-2377. Remember, the detention facility staff will typically ask you to give the detainee’s full name, age, gender, race, or physical description.

Saint James Parish County Jail — General Information

Facility Name Saint James Parish County Jail
Facility Type County Jail
Address 5800 Hwy 44PO BOX 44Convent, LA 70723
City Convent
State Louisiana
County Saint James Parish County
Official Website

Visiting Hours

Monday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday: 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday: 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.