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Richmond City Sheriff's Office
City of Richmond


1701 Fairfield Way

Richmond, VA
23223 USA

Email: Ask The Sheriff

Fax: (804)646-4291

If you would like Sheriff Antionette V. Irving to attend your event to speak or to be a guest please fill out the event form and state what your requests are. We would like to have at least 30 days advance notice. We look forward to attending your events.


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Inmate Professional Visits only


NOTE: At this time, during the COVID – 19 pandemic, the Lobby is currently closed to visitors for the purpose of visitation. There will be a notification dispersed on the webpage, as well as other sources when visitation will be allowed.


Q: When does visitation occur for a Richmond City Justice City (RCJC) resident?

A: Seven days a week between 9:00am – 6:00pm


Q: How often can a RCJC resident have visits?

A: One visit every seven days. Out of state visitors (anyone located more than 100 miles from RCJC) may visit once per month based on a written request by the resident. Visit must be approved/scheduled by administration prior to.


Q: How many visitors can a RCJC resident have at one time?

A: Four (4) - children included within count


Q: When does attorney visitation occur for RCJC residents?

A: Residents have full access to attorneys.


Q: Is there a dress code to follow when visiting a resident at RCJC?

A: Yes. Leggings, jeggings, sheer and revealing clothing, profane words or imaging on clothing ARE NOT allowed. Skirts must be knee length when seated.


Q: Is food/drink allowed within the visitation area?

A: No. It is allowed within our lobby area.


Q: Is pen/paper allowed within the visitation area?

A: No.


Q: Are car seats and/or strollers allowed within the visitation area?

A: No. There is a designated area to store them.


Q: Are cellphones allowed within the visitation area?

A: No. A locker is available to store personal items. There is a refundable $.25 required.