Mesquite Detention Center

Mesquite Detention Center

The Mesquite Detention Center staff does not release information over the phone that is available through this site.  All persons with disabilities that require additional help can request that help through the general telephone line or at

Inmate Information

All individuals arrested on a misdemeanor offense within city limits are booked into the Mesquite Detention Center, located at 500 Hillside Drive, Mesquite, Nevada. Individuals arrested for gross misdemeanors and/or felony charges will be temporarily held at the Mesquite Detention Center prior to being transported to the Clark County Detention Center, located at 330 S Casino Center Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89101.

Processing and Bail

The processing of arrestees is designed to reduce the anxiety level for new arrestees. Information regarding bail and custody status will not be determined or available until the intake process has been completed. The booking process requites the cooperation of the arrestee and ensures:

  • Arrestees are properly identified.
  • Paperwork submitted by arresting agency is complete and accurate.
  • Arrestees’ personal property, money receipts and other miscellaneous items are properly recorded.
  • Arrestees are medically screened for any health problems.
  • Completion of the fingerprint process.
  • Arrestees remain in custody pending court arraignment, bail, bond, release on their own recognizance, and/or sentencing.

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500 Hillside Drive

Mesquite NV 89027

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Inmate Visitation Schedule

Male Visiting Hours

Sundays and Thursdays 2:00 PM until 4:00 PM.

Female Visiting Hours

Mondays and Wednesdays 2:00 PM until 4:00 PM.

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Inmate Information

Use the Inmate Booking Report to find persons currently in custody.

Inmate Visitation Schedule

Video Visitation

Video visitation is available through CIDNET between the hours of 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM, with breaks for meal times.  These times are subject to change at any time for security or administrative requirements.

All visitors must be pre-approved prior to visitation. Each visitor will be required to show valid government issued photo identification prior being allowed to visit a inmate. All visitors will checked to make sure they do not have any active arrest warrants.

Visitors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.  Please allow at least 30 minutes check-in time prior to visitation. A person may be denied visitation if he or she:

  • Is wearing improper attire.
  • Is under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
  • Is a convicted felon.
  • A juvenile who is unaccompanied by an adult
  • Has been incarcerated at the Detention Center within the last six months.
  • Has outstanding warrants.
  • Is on active probation, parole or any other form of conditional release.
  • Shows substantial evidence to constitute a threat to the inmate or security of the facility.

Legal Visits

Legal visits are provided by appointment only between the hours of 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Appointments can be made by calling (702) 346-6925. All visitors must be pre-approved this includes the Attorney and anyone accompanying the Attorney. A valid picture identification card is required.  A scheduling request can be sent to

Mail to Inmates

Mailing address example:

     Inmate Name: Inmate John Doe

     Address: 500 Hillside Dr.

     City, State, Zip: Mesquite, NV 89027

  • Inmates are authorized to receive written correspondence.
  • All incoming and outgoing inmate mail is searched for contraband prior to being sent; charges will be filed on all criminal acts
  • Packages are not permitted.
  • If inmates receive unauthorized mail, it will be confiscated.
  • Revealing photographs, explicit pictures and all other inappropriate materials will be confiscated.

Placing Money on an Inmate’s Books

Money may be placed on an inmate’s books 24 hours per day, 7 days per week through Access Corrections.  The detention center does not accept any payments or funds directly, all deposits to the inmate must be made through Access Corrections.  Deposits to an inmate account cannot be done in person, no funds will be accepted at the Mesquite Detention Center.


Inmates receive commissary items through Access Securepak which is an online program designed to allow inmates to purchase commissary items and allow family members and friends to send packages to inmates.

Inmate Phone Calls

The Mesquite Detention Center is contracted with CIDNET, an independent company that provides and maintains the Mesquite Detention Center's phone system. You can obtain more information about the billing options CIDNET, offers by clicking on one of the links .Approved friends and family can purchase data for video, voice and messaging to communicate with inmates.

Property Release

The property of an inmate that is not held for evidence may be released after the written request and approval of the inmate, requests from outside the facility will not be accepted without the previous request originating from the inmate being held at the Mesquite Detention Center.

Property release times are 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, and must be previously scheduled by sending an email request to

Victim Notification

VINELink A independent company the City of Mesquite uses to assist the victims of crimes with live updates and information concerning the offender’s location, custody status, court appearances and final release date from the Mesquite Detention Center. You can obtain more information about VINE and/or registration procedures by clicking on the link or by calling (888) 268-8463  TTY (866) 847-1298.

General Information

To obtain general information about the Mesquite Detention Center, please call (702) 346-6925.

For other area detention centers, please call the following numbers:

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