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Mail

Mail

Scott County Jail inmates can send and receive mail through U.S. Post Office to maintain ties with family, friends, attorneys, courts, and the community.

Inmate mail should be sent to:

  • <<Inmate’s name>>
    Scott County Jail
    400 W. 4th Street
    Davenport, IA 52801

The return address must include the sender’s full first name, last name, and return address.

The only writing allowed on the outside of the envelope is the mailing and return addresses. Any mail with excessive writing on the envelope will be returned.

Stickers, tape, staples, and perfume are not allowed.

Inmates are not allowed to receive:

  • Cards larger than 6 x 9
  • Packages
  • Pictures larger than 5 x 7
  • Pictures that contain nudity or are offensive and graphic
  • Polaroid pictures
  • Stamps or other postage
  • Blank paper & envelopes
  • Post-It notes

Inmates may receive money orders through the mail. Money orders are to be made payable to the inmate.

Inmates are allowed to receive unused paperback books, magazines, and newspapers directly from the publisher or local book stores, excluding convenient retail stores, i.e. “Osco or Walgreens” and resale stores.

News & Notices

SCAM Alert – *Law Enforcement does not call and demand payment* The Scott County Sheriff’s Office have received reports again that SCAMMERS are identifying themselves as employees of the Sheriff’s Office and using the names of our personnel. We have also received reports over the weekend from...
Posted: April 30, 2018
On April 25 th 2018 at approximately 9:35 am a disturbance was reported outside of the front main entrance to the Scott County Courthouse. Two bailiffs from within the courthouse and a Davenport Police Officer responded. Upon arrival they encountered a subject carrying a blunt object. The situation...
Posted: April 25, 2018
Press Release: A joint investigation, involving daytime residential burglaries in Bettendorf, Davenport, and rural Scott County, has resulted in the arrest of two suspects. Kalandis Rashird McNeil Sr. and Erica Elizabeth Kauer were both arrested on 02/07/18 in Bettendorf, after a Bettendorf Police...
Posted: February 8, 2018