All ACRJ Inmate Visitation Suspended Until Further Notice

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  1. Inmates must protect their pin numbers and IDs to all accounts.  ACRJ does not provide refunds for stolen pin numbers.  Inmates are notified of this.

  2. Personal checks will NOT be accepted. 

  3. All money orders and cashier’s checks must have the inmate’s name and the facility name on them. The sender’s name and address are also required. 

  4. Upon release from the facility, all funds credited to the inmate’s account may be picked up by the inmate only during normal business hours - Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. excluding weekends and ACRJ recognized holidays. 

  5. Inmate accounts and their balance cannot be discussed with anyone other than the inmate. Funds can only be released to the inmate. 

  6. An inmate can fill out an ACRJ Inmate Property Release Form to give you money/property visit our Inmate Property page (Link to Property page). You must present valid government issued photo ID.


Fees charged to inmates:

  1. Cost Defrayment $1/Day Program 

  2. Code of Virginia §53.1 – 131.3 Payment of costs associated with prisoner keep. 

  3. Inmates are charged co-pays for certain medical services.

  4. Inmates are charged for any property damage.

  5. Any inmate meeting the facility definition of indigent (no funds) they still receive basic hygiene products and writing material to communicate with their legal counsel and family members.


Cashier’s check or money order are ONLY accepted to the address below: 

      c/o Inmate’s Name
      PO Box 7626
      Charlottesville, VA 22906

NOTE: Jail staff will not accept hand delivered cashier’s check or money order from any person/agency for any reason.



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  1. This is available  24/7 at the jail in the main lobby 

    1. CASH - $1, $2, $5, $10, $20, $50 or $100 bills accepted– no change is given or no change is accepted for deposit.

      1. Cash will not be accepted by jail staff if the lobby kiosk is working.

      2. There is No limit on the amount of cash that can be placed on inmates or a group of inmates.

    2. Credit Card can be done in these increments (ONLY VISA & Master Card)

      1. NOTE: There are fees associated depending on increments placed on the account.

      2. Credit card is NOT accepted by jail staff.

      3. Family members can ONLY make up to $300 in deposits per credit/debit card per week regardless of how many different inmates’ money is being added to.


If for some reason the money posted on an inmate account through any method does not post the sender/depositor MUST submit tickets to our support staff through the by going to the link, clicking the link to the issue you are having, and clicking the "Contact Us" link at the bottom of the pop-up page. They can also call 870-627-5476 or contact 


Neither Jail staff nor OASIS has access to this information


The lobby kiosk may be down for processing.  If the kiosk is down due to issues out of the depositor’s control (according to ACRJ’s rules) – authorized jail staff will take those funds and write a receipt for the account to be credited as soon as possible between the hours of 9 am to 3 pm Monday - Friday except jail recognized holidays.  Please see the information above on how to check on funds deposited above.


Click here to find out how to Purchase CANTEEN on the Inmate’s Behalf