Issaquena County Correctional Facility

Issaquena County Correctional Facility is a regional detention center for male and female inmates in Issaquena County and surrounding counties in Mississippi. The mixed-security facility is located in Mayersville, Mississippi, and is fenced with razor-wire and perimeter patrol. ICCF houses both long-term state inmates and county detainees preparing to face trial.

It is made up of modules each containing four dormitories (each with a sleeping area, dining area/ day room, and restroom), disciplinary cells, a multipurpose room, an infirmary, a visiting center, and security stations. Each pod can house up to 90 inmates.

Inmates are housed in pods with two-man cells aligning one wall arranged on two floors. There is a large common area with tables, chairs, and a TV, and community showers are also available near the dayroom.

Inmate wake-up is at 5:30 a.m. and breakfast is served at 6:00 a.m. Offenders report to their assigned jobs at 7:30 am.

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Visiting Hours and Rules

The visiting hours at Issaquena County Correctional Facility are:

  • Sunday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Monday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Tuesday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Wednesday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Thursday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Friday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Saturday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Federal Holidays 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

To verify these visiting hours, please call the facility directly.

General Visiting Rules

No cellphones, you will be searched before visiting. NO personal belongings. Persons under probation, parole, or other community corrections supervision must obtain the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent prior to a visit. Such visitation is not normally approved.

If the visitor is under the age of 18 and is a family member of the inmate, they must be accompanied by an adult family member or guardian to include a member of the inmate's extended family. If the visitor is under the age of 18 and is not a family member of the inmate, the minor visitor must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Dress Code

Visitors will be dressed appropriately. No tank tops, see-through clothing, low-cut articles of clothing exposing the upper torso, miniskirts or mini-dresses, or any form of seductive garments will be allowed.

Shorts and skirts must be no more than three inches above the knee. Visitors must wear full-length shirts (long or short sleeve). Shoes designated for street wear, including tennis shoes, must be worn. House slippers, beach sandals (i.e. thongs, flip-flops), and shower shoes are not permitted. Individuals improperly or inappropriately dressed will not be allowed to visit.

Physical Address

Issaquena County Correctional Facility
22746 Mississippi Hwy 1
Mayersville, MS 39113

Driving Directions:

General Phone Number

​(662) 873-2153

Inmate Mailing Address(es)

Inmate Name, DOC Number, and Housing Unit
Issaquena County Correctional Facility
Post Office Box 220
Mayersville, MS 39113

How to Call an Inmate

You can’t call an inmate at the Issaquena County Correctional Facility, but they do have access to phones and are allowed to make monitored outgoing calls during approved hours. For complete details on how to call an inmate in Mississippi, please click here.

How to Send Money

There are three different ways to put money on an inmate’s account:

Money orders

The Issaquena County Correctional Facility only accepts Postal Money orders. The money order should be filled out completely and sent to:

Issaquena County Correctional Facility
Post Office Box 220
Mayersville, MS 39113

You must include the facility name, the inmate’s MDOC number, and the inmate’s name on all money orders.

Online Deposit

Waycross Bank & Trust offers you a fast and secure way to deposit money into an inmate's account using a credit or debit card. In order to deposit money, you will need to know the inmate's id or name. 

Kiosk machine

Machine located in the lobby of the building can only be used on visitation day.

Programs For Inmates

There are educational and vocational training programs for all inmates at Issaquena County Correctional Facility.

Eligible inmates can take adult basic education courses and earn a GED. They can also participate in pre-release programs to help prepare them for reintegration with society. In addition, inmates can take life skills courses, as well as level I, II, and III discipleship training.

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Careers at Issaquena County Correctional Facility

If you are interested in a career with the Mississippi Department of Corrections at the Issaquena County Correctional Facility, you can find job listings by clicking here