Detention Visiting
Milwaukee County Jail
949 N. 9th Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

The Milwaukee County Jail visitor Reception Desk is located on the lower level of the Criminal Justice Facility Central  949 N 9th Street. The Jail encourages inmates to maintain ties with their families and the community through visits with family, friends, attorneys, and other professionals.


Effective March 15, 2013 

Scheduled Visiting

All family visits will be scheduled visits.  Scheduling of visits will be done using the Internet. Any visit scheduled and the visitor does not show up for the visit will count as a scheduled visit.



Visiting Hours




 The first visit begins at 9:00 am.  The last visit of the day begins at 8:15 pm and ends at 8:45 pm.


Click here to register as a visitor or schedule a visit.

Visits are 30 minutes per session

Inmates are limited to one visit per day, one visit per week

Up to two adult visitors are allowed on each visit




  • A visitor must be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid picture ID.
  • A visitor must wear appropriate attire and pass through a metal dector without sounding alarm.
  • A maximum of 2 people may visit an inmate at one time.
  • Inmates are allowed one 30-minute visit per visiting week.
  • Inmates in disciplinary housing may not have family/ friend visitors.