Welcome to Nisqually Corrections. This page was designed to answer frequently asked questioned and provide basic information about the facility and those being held. Please understand no messages will be taken for inmates. No court or hearing information, release information will be provided - Please direct those inquiries directly to the inmate. All Health Information and Privacy Protections will be maintained and enforced.
Bail acceptance at the facility is subject to operations and workload. There may be a substantial wait when posting.
Contact Corrections staff for preferred bail acceptance times at (360) 459-9603 to minimize the potential wait times.
Posting Bail - Cash Bail
Cash bail is accepted 24 hours a day. Cash bail can be posted at the facility located at 11702 Yelm Highway SE Olympia, WA 98513
Posting Bail - Bail Bonds
There are numerous bail bond companies authorized to write bonds. Check listings in your area. Nisqually Corrections does not provide referrals to any specific bail bond agencies. Bonding companies are restricted to the same posting times and locations listed above.
All bail which is posted at the Nisqually Corrections Facility is forwarded to the court that ordered the bail. Please contact the appropriate court for the bail refund information.
Nisqually Corrections does not accept credit cards or personal checks. Defendants arrested with cash on them, can use all or portions of it towards their bail should they request it.
Inmates will be released once all hearings are completed and related documents have been processed. Inmates are not released immediately following each individual hearing.
Inmates who do not have established residence in the immediate area will be transported to local transit centers upon release.
If you are picking up an inmate upon release, you must check in with staff and the inmate will be escorted to the waiting area.
Inmates must leave the area immediately upon release.
No loitering, panhandling, entering the local community, etc. is allowed and will not be tolerated
PLEASE UNDERSTAND – THERE ARE NUMEROUS PROCESSES NECESSARY PRIOR TO RELEASE AND WAIT TIMES CAN BE EXTENSIVE AT TIMES.
Wait times could exceed two or more hours. Please be prepared to wait.
All correspondence must be received via the US Postal Service or approved carrier. Staff will not accept mail in any other form.
The mailing address is:
Inmate Name / Number /
C/O Nisqually Corrections
11702 Yelm Highway SE
Olympia, WA 98513
The following WILL NOT be accepted:
Adult Oriented Materials
ALL PUBLICATIONS MUST BE DIRECTLY FROM THE PUBLISHER
Magazines, periodicals, books and newspapers must be processed through the mail direct from the publisher.
NO MORE THAN 3 PHOTOS NO LARGER THAN 3" X 5" - NO POLAROID or MATTED PHOTOS WILL BE ACCEPTED
All mail must have a return address. Items without a legible and actual return address will not be processed. All mail is processed through a central mail room and all non-legal mail is subject to inspection, which may delay delivery. No property will be accepted through the mail. Nisqually Corrections is not responsible for cash or items lost through the mail.
ALL VISITATION WILL BE CONDUCTED THROUGH THE VIDEO VISITATION SYSTEM PROVIDED BY TELMATE. INDIGENT INMATES WILL BE AFFORDED TWO IN LOBBY VIDEO VISITS EACH WEEK. FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO ENSURE YOU ARE ABLE TO VISIT PLEASE GO TO THE FOLLOWING PAGE: https://www.gettingout.com/
Video Visiting (VIP)
Adults in Custody VIP Instructions & Helpful Hints for Family & Friends Using Video Visitation
- Friends & Family will need to create a Telmate Verified Account. (Creating this account online: GettingOut.com, or the Telmate Kiosk located in the lobby.
- A computer: Laptop or PC. (Our system does not support Smartphones at this time.
- A webcam and a microphone.
- The current Adobe Flash update MUST be installed. If they / or you are unsure what Adobe Flash version they have, go to http:// get.adobe.com/flashplayer/ & update their computer to the most current version for free.
- High speed Internet connection (Dial up and satellite are not supported. Mobile hot-spots are not recommended).
- Test the internet speed at speedtest.net.
- Test the webcam and microphone at testwebcam.com before the visit to ensure they are functioning properly.
- Please remember your Telmate telephone PIN# which allows you to log onto the Telmate Station to schedule Video calls.
Any Questions from friends and family, they may call Telmate’s 24/7 customer service: 1.866.516.0115.
Pricing: $9.00 for 30 minute durations, which comes out of your Telmate phone account or your family/friends Telmate phone account, depending who confirms the Vappointment.
Pricing for messages, wall posts, and photos are established by Telmate.
Inmate Funds and Property
The facility offers a modest commissary and funds may be placed on inmate accounts for that purpose.
Cash or money orders can be delivered Monday - Friday from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Credit Cards or Personal Checks are not accepted.
Funds will not be accepted before or after the designated times. All funds are recorded daily and receipts provided.
Nisqually Corrections is not responsible for cash being sent through the mail.
Upon release inmates will receive their funds in the form of cash. Checks are not issued.
Upon intake all property is inventoried, sealed and secured. No property will be released or accepted for inmates.
NO PROPERTY WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR INMATES
Inmate telephone service for this facility is provided by TELMATE. A kiosk is located in the lobby to establish accounts and deposit funds. Inmates may also deposit funds within the facility. Funds for the inmate phone system may also be deposited directly through: https://www.gettingout.com/
TELMATE can also be contacted at 1.866.516.0115
All calls must be collect or prepaid. All calls are subject to monitoring as explained via the inmate phone system. Nisqually Corrections is not responsible for dropped calls, incomplete calls, system outages or calling rates. Please see attached informational posters.
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