Polk County Jail Inmate Search and Jail Information

1005 West Main Street, Suite 900, Balsam Lake, WI, 54810

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Polk County Jail is a medium security county jail located in city of Balsam Lake, Polk County, WI. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Wisconsin state law. Most of the inmate’s serving time in this prison are sentenced for the period of over a year and are sentenced for crimes which are serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Wisconsin Department of Corrections (DOC)

Below we have given information about the Polk County Jail including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Polk County Jail Prison Information

Jail Name : Polk County Jail
Jail Type : County Jail
Location: 1005 West Main Street, Suite 900, Balsam Lake, WI, 54810
Contact Numbers: 715-485-8370
Capacity: 129
City: Balsam Lake
Postal Code: 54810
State : Wisconsin (WI)
County: Polk County
Jail Webpage: http://www.co.polk.wi.us/index.asp?SEC=10D72643-584C-4922-BB97-EE4079A0C1A4&Type=B_BASIC

Polk County Jail Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Polk County Jail, you can visit the the inmate search/roster link here. Alternatively you can call on 715-485-8370 to enquire about the inmate.

Note: Keep inmate information like Full Name, age, sex, date of birth and inmate ID handy.

If you are still not able to find the whereabouts of the inmate, then you can try searching on Wisconsin statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
1005 West Main Street, Suite 900, Balsam Lake, WI, 54810

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 715-485-8370.

Note: In case of packages, prior approval from prison administration may be required. Contact the prison staff for more information.

Sending Money

Inmates can receive money into their commissary account via check, money order or cashier. Visitors can also deposit money directly into the inmate’s account at jail administrative office.

Note: When sending the money via check or money order, make sure you mention inmate id and full name at the back

Phone calls:

Inmates can call to any person on the approved members list between 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM. The receiver has to bear the cost of the call and the call can be of maximum 30 mins. During rush hours the call time is reduced to 10 mins.

Visitation Rules

If you are visiting someone in Polk County Jail make sure you are in approved visitor list. It’s good idea to confirm with the prison authorities before coming for a visit.

Here are the basic visitation rules which one must adhere to:

  • Visitor must not be a prior felon.
  • Must have a valid government ID.
  • For children below 16 years of age, a legal guardian must be accompanied.
Visitation Hours

7:30 AM to 9:00 PM


7:30 AM to 9:00 PM


7:30 AM to 9:00 PM


7:30 AM to 9:00 PM


7:30 AM to 9:00 PM


7:30 Am to 2:30 PM


7:30 Am to 2:30 PM



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