Dona Ana County Detention Center

Dona Ana County Detention Center, NM Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: February 19, 2021
Location 1850 Cooper Loop PO Box 2529, Las Cruces, NM, 88004-2529
Official Website

The Dona Ana County Detention Center is a facility made for juveniles. This facility has a capacity of 50 inmates at once. There are currently no more new inmates arriving at the facility due to Covid-19. Arrests in the area have been transferring to other facilities. This detention center was opened in 2001 and is currently still running.

Inmate Search

All you need to know when searching for an inmate is simple information about the inmate. You will need the offender’s name. it’s good to know more details upon their arrest. You can find an inmate through the site below.

Inmate Mail

Sending mail has a few terms you need to follow. You cannot send any pornographic or illegal items. All mail is searched and reviewed upon arrival. Mail should not contain staples or other paperclip items. If mail fails inspection it will either be returned or be seized.

Inmate Money

If you’re sending money to an inmate just know there are some steps to take. You will need the inmate’s full name along with their ID number. You can send money online or via phone. There is a website called where you can send money to an inmate. The phone number for sending money is (866) 345-1884.

Inmate Calls

Before you can call an inmate you will need to be on the call list. All calls are recorded for security purposes. Inmates can get money added to their balance. You will have to send money to an inmate for them to call you. Inmates can also collect calls from you.

Inmate Visits

Visitation is currently closed but you use video screening. You don’t have to pay for these meetings and the hours are 8:00 am-9:30 pm. You can get a couple of 10-minute video chats or select one 20 minute video call. Each visit is weekly. You cannot visit if you’re wearing minimal clothing or have any illegal items on your person.


Dona Ana County Detention Center — General Information

Facility Name Dona Ana County Detention Center
Facility Type County Jail
Address 1850 Cooper Loop PO Box 2529, Las Cruces, NM, 88004-2529
Capacity 846
Facility Type Adult
City Las Cruces
Postal Code 88004-2529
State New Mexico
County Dona Ana County
Official Website

Dona Ana County Sheriffs Office

Address 845 North Motel Boulevard, Las Cruces, New Mexico, 88007
Phone 575-525-1911
Fax 575-647-7800
Website website

Visiting Hours

Monday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday: 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday: 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.