Skagit County Corrections

Chief of Corrections: Charlie Wend
Sending mail to an inmate

The address for inmates at the Skagit County Jail is:

( Name of the Inmate )
c/o Skagit County Jail
600 S. 3rd St.
Mount Vernon, Washington
98273

Question: May I send pictures to an inmate?

Answer: Yes, you may send up to two pictures in a single mailing, under the following guidelines:

1. No pictures of an obscene or sexually explicit nature.
2. No pictures which portray gang signs or endorse gang affiliation.
3. No pictures of a racist or inflammatory nature.
4. No Polaroid pictures.
5. There can not be anything stuck to the picture, i.e. tape, old glue etc.


Question: What items can be sent to an inmate?

Answer:
A letter. Letters with glitter, stickers, perfume, lipstick, tape, etc. will be returned to sender.
Two (2) photographs.
A plain greeting card. Greeting cards with glitter, electronics (sound cards), stickers, etc. will be returned to sender.
Money orders or cashiers checks: Money orders and cashiers checks must be made out to: Skagit County Jail.
NO PAINT OR CRAYONS MAY BE SENT

Question: May I send material printed off of the internet, pages from a book, coloring pages, word game pages, etc?

Answer: No. No printed material of any kind will be accepted.

Question: Is there a size limitation on something sent to an inmate?

Answer: Yes. Nothing larger than a legal sized envelope can be sent to an inmate.