Yazoo County Correctional Facility

Yazoo County Correctional Facility is a mixed-custody regional correctional facility for male and female inmates located in Yazoo City, Mississippi. 

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Visiting Hours and Rules

Visiting hours at Yazoo County Correctional Facility are not published online. Please contact the facility for their visitation hours.

General Visiting Rules

Visiting rules and regulations are made available to all inmates at the time of their admission into Yazoo County Regional Correctional Facility. The same information will be made available to visitors upon request, but it is the responsibility of each inmate to provide his/her intended visitors with the rules and regulations concerning visitation.

At all times while on the grounds of the Mississippi Department of Corrections, a visitor is subject to search of his person, vehicle, personal property, or any/all items one may have in his possession. Guns, knives, ammunition, alcohol, drugs, weapons, or any instrument or tool that may be used as a weapon, or any other items declared by the institution to be contraband are strictly forbidden. Contraband will be confiscated and violators will be prosecuted.

No cellphones or personal belongings are allowed during your visit. 

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 shall not be allowed off to visit.

Physical Address

Yazoo County Correctional Facility
154 Roosevelt Hudson Drive
Yazoo City, MS 39194

Driving Directions: https://goo.gl/maps/eXozkQm7WwqhyzFq7

General Phone Number

​(662) 751-8484

Inmate Mailing Address(es)

Inmate Name, DOC Number, and Housing Unit
Yazoo County Correctional Facility
154 Roosevelt Hudson Drive
Yazoo City, MS 39194

Inmates may send and receive mail with exceptions.  Exceptions include, but are not limited to:

  • Polaroid photos 
  • Nude or explicitly sexual photos 
  • Metal, glass, hard plastics, or wooden items 
  • Money orders, receipts of money orders or copies of money orders 
  • Packages 
  • Cassette/Video tapes/CD's
  • Hardback Books
  • Food items/hygiene/medical items 
  • Writing material, including stamps, must be purchased from Canteen
  • Sexually explicit material is subject to rejection

All mail received must be received in a legal or letter envelope.

How to Call an Inmate

You can’t call an inmate at the Yazoo 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 two different ways to put money on an inmate’s account:

Money orders

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

Yazoo County Correctional Facility
154 Roosevelt Hudson Drive
Yazoo City, MS 39194

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. 

Programs For Inmates

  • GED
  • Adult Basic Education
  • Literacy
  • Job Readiness Training
  • Computer Classes
  • Bible Study
  • Discipleship
  • Character Counseling
  • Pre-Release
  • Parenting
  • Anger Management

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Careers at Yazoo County Correctional Facility

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