Jail Inmate Information

Inmate Directory

The Kirkland Online Inmate Roster provides information on inmates currently in custody at the Kirkland Jail or in custody at another jail under Kirkland charges. This information includes (if applicable):

  • Charges and Case Numbers
  • Bail
  • Release Date (also see Release Process)
  • Housing location (Kirkland Jail, SCORE Jail, Electronic Home Detention, etc.)

Check our list of other area jails if you are not able to find the person you're looking for

Other area jails
King County Jail
SCORE Jail  
Issaquah Jail 
Lynnwood Jail 
Snohomish County Jail
Kent Jail or (253) 856-5960 

Inmate Mail

Sending mail to an inmate housed at the Kirkland Jail

Mail should be addressed as follows:

Inmate: Name of Inmate
Kirkland City Jail
11750 NE 118th St
Kirkland, WA 98034-7114

Sending packages to an inmate housed at the Kirkland Jail

The only items an inmate may receive are soft cover books and reading materials sent directly from a publisher or retailer only. Examples of an acceptable source would be Amazon, Barnes and Noble, etc. Packages sent from a private party or containing restricted material will be denied and returned to sender.

NOTICE: All incoming and outgoing mail will be opened and inspected by corrections staff. Obscene or inappropriate materials are not allowed. Introducing contraband to a correctional facility (through mail or by any other means) is a felony. Incoming legal mail will be opened and inspected for contraband in the presence of the inmate.


Inmate Phone Calls

Inmates are afforded the opportunity to make a free phone call at time of booking only. All subsequent phone calls available to inmates are collect only.  Inmates are not able to receive incoming calls and corrections staff will not pass messages to inmates.

Exceptions can be made for attorneys, clergy or medical/mental health officials.

How to accept a collect phone call from an inmate:

If you are unable to accept a collect call from an inmate (most mobile phones do not allow you to accept incoming collect calls) you must set up an account with our phone service provider at www.inmatesales.com or by calling 1-877-998-5678.  NOTICE:  This account allows YOU to RECEIVE a collect call from an inmate.

How to block calls from an inmate:

If you are receiving unwanted phone calls from an inmate, please contact the Kirkland Jail directly at 425-587-3465 to have your number blocked.

Technical Support:

If you have technical or billing issues related to the phone system please refer to www.inmatesales.com or call them at 1-877-998-5678. Kirkland Jail staff is not able to provide billing or technical assistance.

NOTICE:  All phone calls are recorded and subject to monitoring by jail staff with the exception of privileged parties (ie. attorneys).



General visitation at the Kirkland Jail is done by video only.

In person visitation can be arranged for attorneys, clergy or medical/mental health officials.

All inmates housed at the Kirkland Jail who have been arraigned (had a first appearance in court after initial arrest) and who are not housed in disciplinary segregation are eligible for video visitation.  Visits are subject to approval per jail guidelines.

Free Video Visitation
Free on-site video visitation takes place on Saturdays only.  All visitors must register at www.visitel.us (either from the console located at the jail or from your own computer / device) and select a 30 minute time slot at least 24 hours in advance.  Once you have signed up for a time, you must report to the Kirkland Jail Visitation Entrance (see Finding the Jail) 15 minutes prior to the start of your visit to ensure you receive the full 30 minutes.  Late or missed time slots will not be made up.

Paid Video Visitation
Off-site video visitation (from your home or mobile device) for eligible inmates is available daily during daytime hours for a fee.  Visit www.visitel.us for further information on fees and registering for a visit.

Technical Support
If you experience a technical or billing issue, please contact VisiTel via their website at www.visitel.us or call them at 1-844-458-2488 or 1-800-583-9683.  Kirkland Jail Staff is not able to assist with technical or billing issues.

NOTICE:  All video visitation is recorded and subject to monitoring by jail staff.


Inmate Commissary

Kirkland City Jail provides commissary services for the inmates incarcerated at our facility. The commissary provides the opportunity for family members and/or friends to purchase personal hygiene items and snacks. This service is called Access Securepak and is available 24 hours a day. To place a commissary order for an inmate you can either:

1. Order online at: Washington Packages or
2. Call (800) 546-6283. Customer service hours are: Monday-Friday 5:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. PST and Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 2 p.m. PST.

Commissary orders are delivered to the Kirkland City Jail each Wednesday. To ensure a commissary order is delivered to an inmate on Wednesday, it must be placed by 6:00 pm PST Monday evenings. You can call Access Securepak 1-800-754-2813 or go the website to check the status of your order. Access Securepak charges a non-refundable processing fee for this service which is paid by the customer. An inmate is limited to commissary purchases of up to $25, per week.


Release Process

Bail Out or Court Releases
If an inmate posts bail or is released while at court they will be put through the release process in a timely manner, however it could take up to several hours for a subject to leave the jail.

Commitment Releases
If an inmate is serving a jail commitment and has a release date, subjects are generally released in the morning between 5:00 AM and 6:00 AM.  (See Inmate Directory to look up an inmates release date)

Inmates are released from the jail main entrance door (see Jail Location)

Court Information

For information on In-Custody Hearings and Virtual Hearings for Mandatory Appearances, please visit the Municipal Court website:

Municipal Court