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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

Scott County Sheriff's Office held a Swearing In Ceremony on November 9th. Curt Wilson, Christopher Laye, Douglass Adams and Jonathon Johnson have been hired as the newest deputy sheriffs for Scott County. Curt Wilson grew up in Bettendorf, Iowa and graduated from Bettendorf High School in 1990...
Posted: November 9, 2018
On Friday, November 9th at 0900, the Scott County Sheriff's Office will hold a Swearing In Ceremony in the Sheriff's Office Conference Room on the second floor of the Scott County Courthouse. Curt Wilson, Christopher Laye, Douglass Adams and Jonathon Johnson have been hired as the newest deputy...
Posted: November 8, 2018
Sheriff Lane swore in Reserve Deputy’s Shaun Logan and Alex Gries today at a ceremony held at the Sheriff’s Office. We would like to welcome them to the Scott County Sheriff’s Office. Shaun Logan is the son of Vickie Logan and the late Mike Logan. After high school at North Scott High School, Shaun...
Posted: October 12, 2018