|Jail Name||Ascension Parish Jail|
|Jail Type||Parish Jail|
|Location||2384 Lemanville Cutoff Rd, Donaldsonville, LA 70390|
|Contact Numbers||225.473.8674 , 225.264.6700|
|Warden||Lt. Col. Paul Hall|
|Jail Webpage||Official Site|
|Inmate Search||Online 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.
This jail offers a free online inmate locator facilty. Those interested may access it via the following ways
- Directly access the jail roster by clicking here. Sometimes this facility remains un-reachable due to server issues. Use the second option in such a case.
- Third-party free inmate search facility is also provided by lavns here.
To use this online facility you need to know inmate’s name and age. The results show with full mugshots for easy identification.
Sometimes this roster may not show inmate information who are recently brought to the jail. To get such inmate information , one needs to directly call them for an update at 225.264.6700.
Ascension Parish Jail allows on-site physical visits. There are certail rules to follow:
- Always carry driver license/photo ID
- Students below 17 need to carry their school IDs
- No electronic devices (like mobiles) are allowed
- Children below 12 should be accompanied by parents
- Dressing should be decent and avoid too much of exposed skin.
- Arrive at the meeting lounge atleast 45 minutes before scheduled time
|A-200 (Female)||SUNDAY||3:15 PM – 3:45 PM|
|A-400||FRIDAY||9:45 AM – 10:15 AM|
|A-500 (Female)||SUNDAY||6:45 PM – 7:15 PM|
|A-8||FRIDAY||9:45 AM – 10:15 AM|
|A-9||FRIDAY||9:45 AM – 10:15 AM|
|B-100||WEDNESDAY||1:00 PM – 1:30 PM|
|B-200||WEDNESDAY||8:30 AM – 9:00 AM|
|B-300||WEDNESDAY||3:00 PM – 3:30 PM|
|B-400||WEDNESDAY||10:00 AM – 10:30 AM|
|B-500||TUESDAY||1:00 PM – 1:30 PM|
|B-600||TUESDAY||8:30 AM – 9:00 AM|
|B-800||TUESDAY||10:00 AM – 10:30 AM|
|C-100||MONDAY – FRIDAY||7:30 AM – 3:00 PM|
|C-200||MONDAY – FRIDAY||7:30 AM – 3:00 PM|
|C-300 Trustees off duty only||MONDAY – FRIDAY||7:30 AM – 3:00 PM|
|Trustees (Beds 1-20)||SATURDAY||7:45 AM to 8: 45 AM|
|Trustees (Beds 21-40)||SATURDAY||9:45 AM – 10:45 AM|
|Trustees (Beds 41-60)||SATURDAY||12:45 PM – 1:45 PM|
|Trustees (Beds 61-78)||SATURDAY||2:15 PM – 3:15 PM|
|C-400||MONDAY – FRIDAY||7:30 AM – 3:00 PM|
Sending a Mail/Package
To send mail/parcel, use the address mentioned below.
INMATE first & last NAME
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
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.
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)
|Name||Ascension Sheriff Office|
|Sheriff||Robert “Bobby” Webre|
|Address||828 South Irma Boulevard, Ste. 101,Gonzales,LA 70737|
|Contact Form||Online Form|
To search for sex offenders in Ascension Parish visit this link.