Roosevelt County Detention Center

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Roosevelt County Detention Center Details

Address, Phone Number, and Fax Number for Roosevelt County Detention Center, a Jail & Prison, at North Boston Avenue, Portales NM.

Roosevelt County Detention Center
1700 North Boston Avenue
Portales, New Mexico, 88130

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About the Roosevelt County Detention Center

The Roosevelt County Detention Center, located in Portales, NM, is a secure facility that houses inmates. The inmates may be awaiting trial or sentencing, or they may be serving a sentence after being convicted of a crime. Jails and Prisons maintain records on inmates, including arrest records, sentencing records, court documents, and other criminal records. Roosevelt County Detention Center makes these records available to the public.

You may contact Jails & Prisons for questions about:
  • Locating Portales inmates
  • Conducting a background check
  • Searching for criminal records
  • Contacting an inmate
  • Jail and Prison visiting hours
Locating Portales Inmates

Portales Jails and Prisons provide information about inmates. These records include Jail and Prison rosters, inmate contact information, and sentencing information. In addition to locating current inmates, the records may provide information on former inmates or inmates who have been transferred. The Roosevelt County Detention Center may also be able to provide information about inmates housed in other Roosevelt County or New Mexico Jails and Prisons, including information on prison transfers.

Finding Roosevelt County Criminal Records

Jails and Prisons in Roosevelt County maintain criminal records for current and former inmates. These records include arrest records, warrant records, parole records, and other information about convicted offenders. Criminal records can also list information about the inmate's crime, court-ordered victim restitution, and parole eligibility. Records for former inmates can also include parole information. These criminal records play a central role in conducting a thorough background check.

Portales Jail and Prison Policies

Jails and Prisons within Roosevelt County follow New Mexico or federal policies depending on their type. The Roosevelt County Detention Center provides information on its policies, including rules for contacting inmates, sending money to inmates, or visiting the facility. Contact the main office for information about visitation hours and any restrictions on visitation.

Jail and Prison Transfers

While Jails are short-term facilities for inmates awaiting trial or sentencing, Prisons house inmates serving longer sentences. Some Jails incarcerate inmates serving short sentences, typically under one year. Inmates often transfer between Roosevelt County Jails and Prisons. Roosevelt County Detention Center can provide information on inmate transfers to local, state, or national facilities.

State and Federal Prisons in Roosevelt County

In New Mexico, the Department of Corrections (DOC) or Bureau of Prisons (POC) oversees state prisons. The Federal Bureau of Prisons (FBOP) runs federal prisons. These agencies also oversee private prisons operating in Roosevelt County, which must follow New Mexico and federal regulations.

Contact the Roosevelt County Detention Center

You may contact the Roosevelt County Detention Center by calling 575-356-6871, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Roosevelt County Detention Center, 1700 North Boston Avenue, Portales, New Mexico, 88130.