Louisiana Prison & Jail Visitation, Phones, Packages & MailTopics / Information relating to the Louisiana Department of Corrections and local / county Jail visitation, phone calls, mail, inmate care packages, etc.
Upon reception in HRDC inmates are provided with a telephone request list in which he will be able to place up to 20 names to be put on the approved phone bank. Changes are only allowed on a quarterly basis.
HRDC inmates will be allowed to make one (1) phone call per week after assignment to HRDC for one week. EHCC inmates will be allowed to make phone calls according to their work schedule and current assignments and within the following phone schedule in the inmate dormitory:
4:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday
4:30 p.m. to 12 Midnight -- Friday
8:00 a.m. to 12 Midnight -- Saturday
8:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. -- Sunday
7:00 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. -- Off Duty Workers
1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. -- Off Duty Workers
All telephone calls are limited to 15 minutes. Phone calls are subject to being monitored and/or recorded. "Use" constitutes "consent". It is the inmate's responsibility to advise all other parties that conversations are subject to being monitored and/or recorded. A properly placed telephone call to an attorney will not be monitored and/or recorded. The telephone system will terminate calls at the end of 15 minutes. The system will automatically broadcast recorded messages that the telephone call is originating at an adult correctional facility.