Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center, MN Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: March 24, 2020

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218-470-8144
816 Marin Avenue, Suite 110, Crookston, MN, 56716
Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center

In Crookston, Minnesota is where you will find the Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center. The Polk County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center

Inmates in this facility range between minimum-security and maximum-security. There is a work camp facility that can hold minimum-security offenders, next to the main facility. 

The Polk County Sheriff's Department, Police Department and the Minnesota State Police, works closely with the Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center

How to Find Someone in Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center

The Polk County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center. Keeping and maintaining an up to date database of all current inmates is a big responsibility. That is what the Polk County Sheriff's Department does.

The Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center has its roster with their current arrests open to the general public by the Polk County Sheriff's Department. This database can be found on the Polk County Sheriff’s Department official website.

By the information listed below the Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center roster can be searched:

  • Inmate's Status
  • Inmate's First Name
  • Inmate's Last Name

The roster will show the information listed below when doing a successful inmate search:

  • Inmate Name
  • Arrest Date
  • Booking Date
  • Booking Number
  • Age Arrest 
  • Release Comments
  • Scheduled Release Date
  • Arresting Agency
  • Date of Birth 
  • Eye Color
  • Weight
  • Height
  • Hair Color
  • Race
  • Current Age
  • Sex 

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

The Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center inmates are allowed to get written letters from their family and friends in the mail. For safety reasons, all letters will be examined by the jail employees when the letters arrive. The letters will be passed out to the inmates after they are checked by the jail employees.

There are a number of items you are not allowed to send when you are sending things to the prison along with your letters. Here is a list of items you are not allowed to send:

•    Gang Related Items
•    Metal
•    Polaroids
•    Plastic
•    Ribbons
•    String
•    Confetti
•    Glitter
•    Perfume
•    Lipstick/Lip Gloss/Chapstick
•    Writing Paper
•    Music Cards
•    Pencils
•    Pens
•    Stamps
•    Envelopes
•    No photographs larger than 5x7”

The Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center inmates are allowed to get books, newspapers and magazines sent to them. The books, newspapers and magazines, will need to be delivered straight from the bookstore or publisher to the jail. All books that are sent to the jail will need to be new and paperback. All used and hardcover books are forbidden. All hardcover and used books will be sent back to see if they are sent to the jail.  

The Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center mailing address for inmates is:

Inmate’s Full Name
Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center
816 Marin Avenue, Suite 110, Crookston, MN, 56716

Sending Money

The Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center inmates will need funds in their account to make purchases at the commissary.

You will need the inmate's name and their booking number in order to transfer funds into an inmate's account. By using the kiosk in the jail lobby during regular business hours you will be able to deposit funds into an inmate's account.

You can also make deposits at inmatedeposits.com. However, there is a service fee of $2.95. Deposits can be made by calling 218-470-8144. There is a $3.95 fee to use this service.

Phone calls

The Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center inmates are not allowed to get phone calls from their family or friends. During phone time inmates are allowed to make phone calls to their family and friends. The inmates are limited to 15-minute phone calls. The call will be terminated when the 15-minutes is over. 

Calling features such as three-way calling and call forwarding are prohibited for the inmates to use. The call will be disconnected if an inmate is caught using any of these features. Disciplinary action will be taken up against the inmate as well. 

The Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center inmates are only allowed to make collect calls. Only the individuals that have a landline will be able to get any of these collect calls. You will not be able to receive collect calls on your cell phone.  The individual receiving the collect calls is the one responsible for any and all charges that are associated with the collect calls. The Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center is not accountable for any and all charges associated with the collect calls. 

Email

The Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center inmates do not have a way to get onto the internet. The inmates are not able to keep in touch with their friends and family using any electronic messaging systems. If you would like to stay in touch with inmates in the Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center, you will need to send them a written letter to the address above if you would like to keep in touch with an inmate.

Visiting Rules

The Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center inmates are allowed to have visitors. All visitors under the age of 18 are allowed to visit, however, they will need to be with their legal guardian. Before you are allowed to visit you will need to show either your driver’s license, state identification card, or your United States Passport.

Remember, all your personal belongings will be required to stay in your car. No personal belongings will be permitted to be in the visitation area. 

There are only no-contact visits in the Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center. You and the inmate will only be able to see each other on a computer screen. You will not be able to see each other in person. 

You can either visit an inmate by video at the Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center or by remote, at your home. You will need to have the proper tools, including a computer, webcam, and high-speed internet if you would like to remotely visit an inmate from your home.

Polk County Sheriffs Office

Address: 600 Bruce Street, Crookston, Minnesota, 56716
Phone: 218-281-0431
Fax: 218-281-0401

Inmate Mailing Address

Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center
816 Marin Avenue, Suite 110, Crookston, MN, 56716

Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center Information

Jail Name Polk County Northwest Regional Corrections Center
Jail Type County Jail
Location 816 Marin Avenue, Suite 110, Crookston, MN, 56716
Phone 218-470-8144
City Crookston
Postal Code 56716
State Minnesota
County Polk County
Jail Webpage website

Visitation Hours

Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
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
Holiday

How Often Can I Visit?

Inmates can be visited on their designated day above. Their visitation schedule days are based on the inmates last name. 30 minutes visitations are allowed during the weekday and 15-minute visitations are allowed on  Saturdays.

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