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Genesee County Jail

Genesee County Jail, MI Prison Inmates

Updated on: March 21, 2023
Postal Code
Genesee County
Phone Number
810-257-3406, 810-257-3557, 810-257-3426
1002 South Saginaw Street, Flint, MI, 48502
Official Website

About Genesee County Jail

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Genesee county is the main jail in Genesee County that works alongside the Flint City Lockup. It has the largest county jail in Michigan and may hold up to 640 inmates. It is designated as a regional minimum security jail and houses male inmates that have been found guilty of misdemeanors or have been arrested and awaiting trials or sentencing. 

The county sheriff supervises the jail and runs a 90-member staff. The jail is modern and includes GED, computer education, and financial and anger management programs to help the inmates prepare for life outside the jail’s walls. 

Genesee County Sheriffs Office

1002 Saginaw Street, Flint, Michigan, 48502

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Genessee encourages loved ones to exchange mail and care packages with loved ones at the jail. You can contact the jail administration for a list of approved items you can send by mail. Ordinary letters are approved, help the inmates keep in touch with family, and have been proven to help improve reformation.  Mail should have the full inmate address of the sender and the inmate. All mail will be inspected before it is sent to the inmates. Do not send any cash in the mail. 

Sending Money

Commissary is a vital part of the inmate's life as it can help them to acquire different necessary items at the jail canteen. Genesee county makes it easy for anyone to support the inmates by sending cash through the GTL Connect Network through Viapath. The commissary can also be used for communicating with loved ones. You can also make a deposit by calling 888-988-4768 and depositing cash any time of the day. 

Phone calls

Inmates arrested or serving a sentence at Genesee county jail have a right to call their loved ones. All the calls are made in the housing areas. Inmates are not allowed to receive any calls directly. The staff cannot receive any urgent messages on behalf of the inmates.  You can set up an account with Securus technology to receive calls from the inmates at the jail. You will need the inmate's full name and the inmate number to set up an account. You can make a deposit on the telephone provider to help the inmate make calls.  

About Genesee County Sheriff's Department 

The Genesee sheriff's department is the department in charge of security in the county. It is an elective office that leads well-trained deputies to enhance county security. The department has various departments that handle various aspects of security, such as the dive teams. 


Genesee county offers virtual video visitation. This makes it very easy for families to visit the inmates without commuting. All you need to make the visit possible is an internet phone. The visit can be set up easily using their client's Securus phone.  An onsite visit is also available for those who can commute to the jail. The meeting is monitored and happens every weekday from noon to 3 pm. All visits must be scheduled with the jail admin before they happen. Inmates cannot have more than two visits in a fortnight. All visits last 20 minutes, and visitors are expected to dress appropriately and not carry contraband.  

Visiting Hours

Monday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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