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Inmate Mail

Mailing Address
Inmate Full Name
Inmate Booking Number
P.O. Box 4918
Centennial, CO 80155-4918

General Rules

  • All incoming mail will be inspected.
  • Inmates may receive incoming mail, sealed letters from family and friends, groups of persons and organizations, including but not limited to the following:
    • Administrators of the grievance systems
    • Counsel
    • Courts
    • Government officials
    • Medical officials
    • Members of the parole authority
    • Officials of the jail
  • Mail is processed and distributed Monday through Friday, excluding county holidays.
  • Non-legal envelopes over 8 inches by 10 inches, packages, boxes, books, magazines and other similar items that are considered parcels will not be accepted without pre-approval.

Mail will not be accepted and may be rejected under the following conditions, including but not limited to, items of a reasonable suspicion that the correspondence may contain:

  • Banking, financial and real estate documents or forms, pin numbers or security codes for any financial transactions or devices, birth and death certificates, social security numbers or cards, credit cards, gift cards, passports, lottery tickets, property taxes and real estate transactions, etc.
  • Contraband of any type
  • Food items of any kind
  • Heavy paper stock, plastic cards, business cards, stickers, brochures, catalogs, newsletters, pamphlets or sales paraphernalia
  • Incomplete return address that does not contain a full name, mailing address, city, state and zip code
  • Infectious/hazardous materials
  • Information or materials, which if communicated, could create serious danger, promote racial discord, plans for criminal activity, violence, and/or harm to any person, the community, or disrupt the operation and/or safety of the facility or violate any facility rules
  • Instructions for construction or manufacture of weapons, explosives, incendiary devices, drugs, drug paraphernalia or alcoholic beverages
  • Insufficient postage
  • Mail containing drawings or writings made of colored crayons, colored pencils, markers or other foreign substances.
  • Material that may cause a severe psychiatric or emotional disturbance or distress as determined by staff
  • Material that would, if communicated create a danger to the security of the facility, to include but is not limited to gang related activity, gang graffiti, tagging, gang related materials, witness tampering or any codes not understood by the scanner
  • Materials depicting sexual activity or displaying male/female genitalia or females breasts or sexually explicit articles
  • Newspaper articles and pages from books or magazines and photocopies
  • Papers with nonpostage materials to include: oils, chemicals, glitter, lipstick, liquid or foreign matter and fragrance
  • Payroll checks, personal checks or third party checks
  • Photographs or pictures over 4 inches by 6 inches
  • Polaroid’s
  • Stationary to include: return postage paid envelopes, homemade envelopes, blank stationery, stamps, etc.
  • Violation of any court orders that include but are not limited to protection orders, restraining orders and/or no-contact orders