During incarceration, an inmate is issued
clothing, bedding, and personal hygiene items. Generally,
clothing is exchanged twice per week, and bedding is exchanged
once per week.
Medical staff is on duty 24 hours per day.
A library is available to inmates. If an
inmate's classification prohibits visiting this library, books
are taken to him/her. Donated books for inmates' use are accepted
at the jail reception area Monday through Friday.
Friends and family members may deposit money into the Inmate Trust Account, also known as an inmate’s “books”. This money may be deposited at the kiosk in the jail lobby during reception hours in the form of cash or credit card. The lobby hours are 8am to 9pm every day, excluding holidays.
Money may also be deposited online at www.govpaynow.com or by phone at 1-888-277-2535.
The pay location code (PLC) for Weber County is 5500.
Processing fees will be applied for all inmate deposits.
Inmates may purchase approved commissary
items once per week by using the money in their Inmate Trust
Account. Approved items may include personal hygiene items,
candy, snacks, and other various items.
Inmates may receive mail. Mail must come through the U.S. Postal Service and will not be accepted at the lobby window. Only white, prestamped or metered postcards will be accepted. Mail sent in envelopes or with pictures or adhesive stamps will be returned. Photographs are accepted through the mail with no other contents. Photos may not contain any writing on them or other substances (tape, glue, etc.) Photos larger than 4x6 will not be accepted. No letters may be sent in with photos.
Send mail to:
PO Box 14000
Ogden, UT 84412
Incarcerated individuals have the right
to legal access. A private attorney may be hired, or a public
defender may be appointed by the Court, if eligible, prior
Telephones are in each housing unit for inmates to make outgoing pre-paid or debit phone calls. Incoming calls are not accepted. Inmates may also transfer funds from their commissary account to make telephone calls.
OffenderConnect is a deposit service for you to set up a telephone account.
If an individual wishes to deposit money on a phone account, he may do so by using the services offered through OffenderConnect. There are two easy ways to use Offenderconnect: Online: OffenderConnect (click on this link) and Telephone payment: 1-800-483-8314.
Emails are accepted for inmates. These may be sent at http://visitation.co.weber.ut.us. Emails are printed and delivered once per day, Monday-Friday. Applicable fees apply.
Board games and table games are available
in housing units with appropriate classification. Outside
recreation is available for each housing unit.
Inmates may utilize a grievance system
while incarcerated to file complaints that directly concern
The Weber County Jail has rules that inmates
must follow. If an inmate violates facility rules, he/she
may be charged with the violation. An Inmate Disciplinary
Hearing Officer (IDHO) judges these complaints in an administrative
due process hearing. If the inmate is found guilty, the IDHO
may impose a sanction on the inmate, which may include loss
of visitations, loss of commissary, punitive isolation, and/or
payment of restitution.
The Weber County Jail contracts with an
outside vendor for inmate meals.
When an inmate has the appropriate classification,
he/she may apply for the privilege of working within the facility.
Inmates may be paid a small hourly stipend. Some examples
of the jobs available are: Culinary Workers, Librarian, Custodial
Services, and Laundry Services.