Ascension Parish Jail – Inmate Roster, Visitation, Phone, Send Money

Jail NameAscension Parish Jail
Jail TypeParish Jail
Location2384 Lemanville Cutoff Rd, Donaldsonville, LA 70390
Contact Numbers225.473.8674 , 225.264.6700
Capacity572 (approx)
Postal Code70390
CountyAscension Parish
WardenLt. Col. Paul Hall
Jail WebpageOfficial Site
Inmate SearchOnline Jail Roster

Ascension Parish Jail is a relatively large jail with holding capacity of more than 500 inmates. It is a medium security jail managed by the Sheriff’s Office. It houses adult inmates(male+female) convicted of crimes with incarceration less than 1-2 years.

This jail has a long history behind its existence. The jail was first established in 1806 and has undergone several rounds of re-modelling, demolished, and renovation about 6 times. The recent building was built in 1979 and expanded twice in the years 1989, and 2008. The latest expansion doubled its capacity to its present strength of 572.

The inmate residence area is divided into 22 sections. Large sections are named A, B, and C with several subsections each for a total of 18 sections. Apart from this, there are are 4 extra subsections specially for trustees from bed 1-79.

Visitation Rules

Ascension Parish Jail allows on-site physical visits. There are certail rules to follow:

  1. Always carry driver license/photo ID
  2. Students below 17 need to carry their school IDs
  3. No electronic devices (like mobiles) are allowed
  4. Children below 12 should be accompanied by parents
  5. Dressing should be decent and avoid too much of exposed skin.
  6. Arrive at the meeting lounge atleast 45 minutes before scheduled time
Visitation Hours
A-200 (Female)SUNDAY3:15 PM – 3:45 PM
A-400FRIDAY9:45 AM – 10:15 AM
A-500 (Female)SUNDAY6:45 PM – 7:15 PM
A-8FRIDAY9:45 AM – 10:15 AM
A-9FRIDAY9:45 AM – 10:15 AM
B-100WEDNESDAY1:00 PM – 1:30 PM
B-200WEDNESDAY8:30 AM – 9:00 AM
B-300WEDNESDAY3:00 PM – 3:30 PM
B-400WEDNESDAY10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
B-500TUESDAY1:00 PM – 1:30 PM
B-600TUESDAY8:30 AM – 9:00 AM
B-800TUESDAY10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
C-100MONDAY – FRIDAY7:30 AM – 3:00 PM
C-200MONDAY – FRIDAY7:30 AM – 3:00 PM
C-300 Trustees off duty onlyMONDAY – FRIDAY7:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Trustees (Beds 1-20)SATURDAY7:45 AM to 8: 45 AM
Trustees (Beds 21-40)SATURDAY9:45 AM – 10:45 AM
Trustees (Beds 41-60)SATURDAY12:45 PM – 1:45 PM
Trustees (Beds 61-78)SATURDAY2:15 PM – 3:15 PM
C-400MONDAY – FRIDAY7:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Sending a Mail/Package

To send mail/parcel, use the address mentioned below.

INMATE first & last NAME
Inmate ID
c/o- Ascension Parish Jail
2384 Lemanville Cutoff Road
Donaldsonville, LA 70346

To send a package to their office, use the following address:
300 Houmas Street
Donaldsonville, LA
Phone: 225.473.8671

Sending Money

Money can be sent directly to inmate’s commissary account via online credit card transfer only. Physical deposits are currently not accepted

To send money, you should also know inmate’s first & last name, inmate ID and/or DOB. Visit this link of Cashless Systems and enter the above information along with your credit card details.

Money is credited almost instantly the same day. There is a small fee for the service. Money transfers are one-way and non-refundable.

Phone calls

Calls from outside are not allowed. However inmates can call any person in their approved list from the jail phone. They may buy prepaid calling balance and use credits for making calls. Credits may be bought online via NCIC website.

County and Sheriff

Ascension Parish (named after Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church in Donaldsonville) was established in 1807. It has a population of 107,215 spread over an area of 303 sq mi. It ranks 61st in terms of size and its seat is located in Donaldsonville.

Ascension has a violent crime rate of 321 per 100,000 population(13% lower than national average). It is protected by 337 law enforcement employees(276 police + 61 civil officers)

NameAscension Sheriff Office
SheriffRobert “Bobby” Webre
Address828 South Irma Boulevard, Ste. 101,Gonzales,LA 70737
WebsiteOfficial Link
Contact FormOnline Form

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