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Visitation: Chatham County Jail near Savannah GA


  • Absolutely NO weapons (guns, knives, pepper spray, scissors, etc) are allowed on the premises. Such items will be confiscated and destroyed. Hiding items in bushes, etc. may be considered a criminal offense.
  • All visitors must have a valid Government/State/School picture I.D. with date of birth and current address.
  • All visitors who are under the age of 17 years must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Disruptive, argumentative or unruly behavior by any visitor at anytime will be grounds for termination of that visit.
  • No child is to be left alone; all children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Children who are who are left unattended or are unruly, will cause the visitation to be terminated
  • Only a valid I.D. and keys are allowed in the visitation area. All other items are considered contraband and are to be secured in your vehicle (RECOMMENDED) or lockers provided in the waiting area. This includes, but not limited to: Cell Phones, Pagers, Blue tooth headsets, Purses and other items as deemed contraband by security staff.
  • Cell phone usage in the waiting or visitation area is prohibited and will result in termination of visitation.
  • Females can wear shorts, capris, skirts, and dresses that fall to the top of the knee are allowed.
  • No distasteful or extremely tight fitting clothing of any kind are allowed.
  • No ripped clothing, clothing with holes or clothing with tears is allowed.
  • No low cut shirts of any kind are allowed, CLEAVAGE MUST BE COMPLETELY COVERED.
  • Midriffs/stomachs must be completely covered.
  • No tank tops are allowed, shoulders must be covered
  • Shirts displaying alcohol, drugs, gang signs, vulgarity, or offensive writing/pictures are not allowed.
  • Visitors who appear to be under the influence or smell of drugs or alcohol will not be allowed to visit.
  • Clothing that appears to be see through or transparent is not allowed.
  • No sagging pants or exposure of under garments will be allowed.
  • Pants must be at waist level
  • No food or drink is allowed in the waiting or visitation area.
  • Visitors who are outside of a 150 miles radius from the Chatham County Detention Center will be allowed a 45 minute visit(Visitors Must provide Documentation of Residence)
  • Visitation may be canceled without notice by the facility.


Unit 1 Monday / Thursday (9AM-5:30PM)
Unit 2 Monday / Thursday (9AM-5:30PM)
2A-ORANGE Wednesday / Friday (9AM-5:30PM)
Unit 3 Wednesday / Friday (9AM-5:30PM)
Unit 4
4A, 4B, 4C Monday / Thursday (9AM-5:30PM)
4D (GENERAL POPULATION) Monday / Thursday (1:30PM-5:30PM)
Unit 6 Tuesday / Wednesday (9AM-5:30PM)
Unit 7 Tuesday / Wednesday (9AM-5:30PM)
Unit 9 Monday / Wednesday (4PM-5:30PM)
(PROGRAMS) Friday (9AM-5:30PM)
MEDICAL (MALES) Monday / Thursday (9AM-5:30PM)
MEDICAL (FEMALES) Tuesday / Friday (9AM-5:30PM)

You must be signed in no later than 5:30PM to visit.  There will be no visitation on Saturday or Sunday.

Inmate Mailing Address:  Inmate’s Name, c/o Chatham County Sheriff’s Office, 1074 Carl Griffin Drive, Savannah, Georgia  31405

Records Phone Number:  912-652-7734

Cashier’s Phone Number:  912-652-7769/7738

Commissary Number:  912-652-7743

PayTel Number:  1-800-PAYTELL/1-800-729-8355

You may also deposit cash or use a debit/credit card in an inmate’s account by using the kiosk machines located in the visitation lobby and/or online at 


Regular Visitation
Inmates are allowed visitors two (2) days per week. Children less than seventeen (17) years of age will be permitted to visit only if they are accompanied by an adult. Visitors must provide a current and valid identification with 1) Picture, 2) Name, 3) Address, 4) Date of Birth, and 5) Social Security Number. A State Identification Card or State Driver’s License is preferred as an identification method. Hand written identification cards are not a valid identification form nor are those with disclaimers stating, “no responsibility for acceptability”. All identification cards will be held by a staff member during visitation. Regular visitation may take place for up to twenty (20) minutes. A visitor may visit only once per day. Visitors must be signed up 30 minutes prior to the end of the inmate’s visitation time in order to visit an inmate.

Out of Town Visitation
An out of town visitor defined as one who travels from a distance of greater than one hundred and fifty (150) miles circumference from Savannah, Georgia. 1. Visitors from out of town must present a valid identification containing the same general requirements as regular visitation. No more than two (2) Out of Town visits may be approved within a given week (Monday through Friday) and may occur according to the following scheduled hours. For those having received an approved out of town visitation, a forty-five (45) minute visitation period will be given. 2. A visitor may visit only once per day. The exception: Those visitors with immediate family members ( blood relationships ); ( 2-sons, 2-daughters, or a combination of the two, a husband and son or wife and daughter or combination of these, or mother and father ) may visit both on the same given day