Tensas Parish Jail, LA Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: July 30, 2022
203 Hancock PO Box 138, St. Joseph, LA, 71366

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The Tensas Parish Jail and Detention Staff is comprised of a Jail Administrator, one Assistant Jail Administrator, 4 Division Sergeants, 4 Corporals, 8 full-time Detention officers and two part-time employees.

Inmates get three squared meals at this jail. They also get recreational time and prison programs like anger management class and substance abuse. 

This jail changed in 2009 when a brand new sheriffs department was built. It went from a 36-bed facility in downtown St. Joseph to a new 03-bed facility on the south edge of Bellefonte. It is designed to assure the maximum safety for staff and inmates. This new jail boasts of state of the art technology in managing every aspect of inmate confinement.  

Each inmates can call their loved ones. They will need to purchase calling cards. They may, however, choose to do collect calls too.

Inmates are allowed to have visitors. Only approved visitors can visit inmates in the jail. Inmates may send and receive mails. They may also be able to buy the things that they need at the commissary.

Tensas Parish Sheriffs Department / Tensas Parish Jail

Address: 203 Hancock Street, St. Joseph, Louisiana, 71366
Phone: 318-766-3961

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Tensas Parish Jail
203 Hancock PO Box 138, St. Joseph, LA, 71366

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Jail Name Tensas Parish Jail
Jail Type County Jail
State Louisiana
County Tensas Parish County
Address 203 Hancock PO Box 138, St. Joseph, LA, 71366
City St. Joseph
Zip 71366
Phone 318-766-3961


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