Meigs County Jail, TN Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Meigs County Jail
410 River Road, Decatur, TN, 37322
423-334-3163, 423-334-5268

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Decatur, Tennessee is home to the Meigs County Jail.

The Meigs County Jail is responsible for taking in ANYONE who was arrested within the county. The Meigs County Jail is a medium-security level county jail.

The Meigs County Jail is strictly for those adults who were arrested. No one under the age of 18 will be brought to the Meigs County Jail.

The Meigs County Jail will provide work assignments to those inmates who show good behavior. These work assignments will help operate the Meigs County Jail, but also pay the inmates a little bit of money.

Meigs County Jail — General Information

Facility Name
Meigs County Jail
Facility Type
County Jail
410 River Road, Decatur, TN, 37322
423-334-3163, 423-334-5268
Postal Code
Meigs County
Official Website

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports.

You can send the inmate the following items:

  • Letters

  • New Paperback books

  • Photos

  • Magazines

  • Newspapers

Anything that is not on the list above, will not be accepted, so please do not send that to the inmate.

Sending Money

Some inmates in the Meigs County Jail will have a work assignment. While they will have a small amount of money, they will need more money to be able to do what they need to do while they are in the Meigs County Jail.

You can help an inmate out by either dropping off a money order made out to the Meigs County Jail with the inmates name on it or you can also drop off that same money order to the facility if you are in the area.

Phone calls

Just like nearly every other jail, the Meigs County Jail uses Securus Technologies. Securus Technologies is very popular phone service among the jail system.

This service will give inmates an alternative to call home instead of using collect calls. However, by using this service, inmates will need to place money in their phone account. If they have no money in their phone account, they can still call home by calling collect.


Visitation at the Meigs County Jail is strictly privilege only. The Meigs County Jail can turn you away, if they see fit.

To visit an inmate, you will need to not be a felon. You cannot have been in the Meigs County Jail within the last thirty (30) days either.

You will have the opportunity to sit down with the inmate Monday through Friday from 9 am to 6 pm.

Visiting Hours

7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
7:30 Am to 2:30 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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