The Quay County Detention Center is nestled in Tucumcari, New Mexico. The Quay County Sheriff’s Office is the law enforcement agency is responsible for day to day operation of the Quay County Detention Center.
The Quay County Detention Center is a medium-security facility. The facility houses both adult female and adult male inmates. The facility does not house any juvenile inmates.
The Quay County Detention Center is home to inmates who are waiting for their trial to start, going through their trial, and inmates who are waiting to be sentenced. However, there are a handful of inmates who have already been sentenced as well. Most of the inmates that have been sentenced will carry a sentence of two years and less. If an inmate is sentenced to more than 2 years, they will be transferred to another facility in the state.
Not all inmates who are in the Quay County Detention Center are residents of Quay County. The Quay County Detention Center also accepts inmates on a local, state, and even federal level. They frequently take in inmates from the Tucumcari Police Department. As this facility does not have its own lock-up area.
Inmates in the facility can become a trusted inmate. When you are a trusted inmate, you can have the opportunity to have a job within the facility such as working in the laundry section, kitchen, or an orderly. This job will come with a small salary and the chance to have a few days shaved off your sentence.
The Quay County Detention Center does not have their current inmate roster available on the web for the community to search through. If you need to see if someone is in the facility, you will need to contact the Quay County Detention Center at the number provided.
Quay County Sheriffs Office / Quay County Jail
|Address:||300 South 3rd Street, Tucumcari, New Mexico, 88401|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Quay County Detention Center
223 West High Street, Tucumcari, NM, 88401
Quay County Detention Center Prison Information
|Jail Name||Quay County Detention Center|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||223 West High Street, Tucumcari, NM, 88401|
|Sunday||7:30 Am to 2:30 PM|
|Monday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Tuesday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Wednesday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Thursday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Friday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Saturday||7:30 Am to 2:30 PM|