contact

Phone: (360) 709-1603
FAX: (360) 273-6318

location

30 Niederman Rd
Oakville, WA 98568

office hours

Monday - Friday
8 AM - 4 PM

visiting hours

Saturday & Sunday
Between 8 AM - 4 PM

meet the team

C. Porter Jail Manager

S. Williams Jail Lieutenant

14 Corrections officers

Personal Property That Inmates May Keep

During the booking process, an inmate and their property will be searched. Inmates are allowed to keep their own underwear, plain white t-shirts, socks, and bras that do not have an underwire. A jail issued uniform, hygiene items and bedding items are provided to the inmate. Undergarments and additional/optional hygiene items are available for purchase through commissary.

While incarcerated, inmates may have in their possession:

  • A small, soft cover bound telephone/address book (no wire binding)
  • Up to ten (10) letters
  • Three (3) new paperback books; these must be of acceptable content and will remain at the facility upon release of the inmate (must be sent through the mail from a publisher or bookstore)
  • Legal paperwork
  • Commissary items from other facilities, only if like items are sold in the Chehalis Tribal Corrections Facility
  • Hygiene Items
  • Envelopes, stamps, issued writing tools and paper (from commissary)
  • Medical aids (must be approved by contract Medical staff or On Duty Supervisor)
  • Limit of six (6) photographs (no Polaroid-type pictures)
  • Soft bound faith based book; this can be in addition to the three (3) paperback books
  • The following clothing items:
    • Three (3) pairs of socks (white)
    • Three (3) white t-shirts (no logos)
    • Three (3) pairs of underwear (standard boxers or briefs)
    • One (1) pair of long johns (white, beige, gray, or similar color)
    • Females may have three (3) bras (no underwire)

Leaving Property for an Inmate

Property may be accepted by Corrections staff for a specific inmate. These items may be dropped off at the Reception Desk during business hours. Clothing will be accepted for inmates under the following circumstances:

  • Inmate needs court-appropriate clothing for trial and is scheduled for a jury trial (must be 1 day prior)
  • Inmate needs appropriate outer clothing for release
  • Inmate workers may have tennis shoes
  • Inmate who cannot order clothing items from the inmate commissary vendor because their size cannot be accommodated
  • Medical items, as approved by medical staff
  • Medications, as approved by medical staff.  Should be blister (bubble) packed and current or additional charges will be charged
  • Funds for inmate accounts (Cash, U.S. Postal Money Order, U.S. Treasury Check, during normal Reception hours or Visiting hours
  • All other items must be pre-approved by the On Duty Supervisor.

Property will not be released while a person is in-custody