The Brookings County Detention Center provides a secure holding facility for persons legally confined in Brookings County, including pre-trial, pre-sentence, and sentenced adult male and female offenders. The Brookings County Detention Center houses inmates of all security levels. The Brookings County Detention Center is a 54 bed facility that has a daily average population of 35.
The Current Inmate list that was shown on this website during the period of 07/06/18 to 07/08/18 showed Keith Jensen, as an inmate at the Detention Center with a charge of 22-14-6 Possession of a Controlled Weapon. This charge was entered in error and should have been entered as 16-15-6 Contempt. The charge information has been corrected in the computer records.
Family only: Tuesdays 6 - 9:30 p.m.
Family and one friend: Saturdays 6 - 9:30 p.m.
Family only: Wednesdays 6 - 9:30 p.m.
Family and one friend: Sundays 6 - 9:30 p.m.
Inmates shall be limited to family and one friend. Family may visit at any visitation time, while the friend is limited to Saturday & Sunday evenings.
Family members include:
Brothers and sisters
Children (over 18 years old)
Children under 18 with immediate family
Brothers and sisters in-law
Step siblings living in same household
Aunts and uncles
Boy / girlfriends
Mothers of children (if not married)
Leaving a Message for an Inmate
For a detained friend or relative in the Brookings County Detention Center dial 605-697-6344. Leave your name, inmate name, call back telephone number and brief message. Inmates have access to messages during normal phone access time periods.
Many services and programs are provided for the inmates. These services include: