Inmate Visiting / Mailing Procedures

Inmate Mailing Address

(Inmate's Name)
Winona County Detention Center
201 W 3rd Street
Winona, MN 55987

Inmate Phone Calls

Winona County uses Reliance Telephone for inmate calls. All calls are collect and subject to being monitored and recorded unless made to an attorney. Personal calls are not transferred to inmates and Detention Center Staff will not pass messages to inmates. Inmates have the ability to rent an iPod for personal use while in custody to make contact with family & friends. They are allowed 5 free, pre-determined texts, a day to request funds from individuals. 

To set up a phone account or purchase a phone card for an inmate contact Reliance Telephone at 800-896-3201 or visit the Reliance Telephone website.

Inmate Visitation Hours

Visiting hours for the inmates of the Winona County Jail will be as follows:

WCDC Visiting Times

201 W. 3rd Street

Visitation Rules:

  • Must have a photo ID
  • Each detainee allowed 2 – 20-minute visits per visiting day.
    1. Can NOT be the same person twice.
  • Children must be supervised at all times.
  • WCDC staff can end a visit at any time due to facility safety and security. 
  • Must be appropriately dressed and no use of electronic devices in the visiting rooms. 


  • FEMALES: Noon – 2pm
  • MALES: 2pm – 4pm



  • FEMALES: 8AM – 10AM
  • MALES: 10AM – NOON



  • FEMALES: 4PM – 6PM
  • MALES: 6PM – 8PM