Jail Inmate Visitor & Mail Policy

Visiting Rules 

Visiting Days and Hours are assigned to an inmate once they request it.
You have to be on the inmate’s visitor list (only three visitors can be on list).
Also, visitors have to be 18 years of age or older and have photo ID.

Phone Calls:

NO inmate can RECEIVE phone calls or have messages given to them.
Inmates can call collect.

Friends and Family can set up a phone account at:
Combined Public Communications
(877) 998-5678

To add money to an inmate account go to https://deposits.jailatm.com/webdeposits/
this can be used for calling cards, chirping and commissary


Inmates can receive unlimited incoming mail-ALL mail is opened by jail staff for security reasons.
Mail without return address will not be opened or delivered to inmate.

Send mail to:
Louisa County Jail
Attn: inmate name
12635 Co. Rd. G56 Ste 102
Wapello, IA 52653

Inmate Status:

To check on if an inmate is in custody visit https://www.vinelink.com/classic/#/home


The purpose of this Policy is to establish procedures and guidelines in regard to the Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003.

  • The Louisa County Jail has a zero tolerance for sexual abuse or sexual harassment whether inmate on inmate, or staff on inmate.
  • All reported activities shall be handled in a professional manner and treated as criminal activity.
  • Inmates may report an incident of sexual misconduct either verbally or in written form to:

Jailer/Correctional Officer
Jail Administrator
Sheriff/ Chief Deputy
Deputy Sheriff
Medical Staff
Mental Health Provider
Inmate’s Attorney
Sexual Abuse Hotline 1-800-656-4673
Iowa Sexual Abuse Hotline 1-800-284-7821
Iowa Citizen’s Aides Ombudsman Office