The Salt Lake County Metropolitan Jail, also known as the Salt Lake City Detention Center, is located in Salt Lake City. Utah.
Salt Lake County Metropolitan Jail was built in 1998, and when opened, there were only 36 inmate beds.
In 2000, the detention center expanded and currently has the capacity to hold 120 inmates.
Operated by the Salt Lake County Sheriff’s Office, the Salt Lake County Metropolitan Jail houses male and female inmates who are awaiting trial or sentencing. Most of the sentenced inmates are there for less than two years.
Salt Lake County Metropolitan Jail is a medium to a maximum-security facility. Each year this facility has around 2400 bookings, with a daily average of 120 inmates and around 30 staff. Offenses range from minor misdemeanors to major felonies.
The jail is divided into “pods,” each of which includes individual cells (2-3 inmates per cell), sitting areas, and an outside recreation court where inmates can play basketball or work out.
Inmates receive three meals a day, which are approved by a dietician.
Inmates also receive education programs and a TV in the sitting area. Inmates are allowed one hour of recreation time a day. This jail also provides work release program and other specialized services to the inmates.
Salt Lake County Sheriffs Department-Cottonwood Heights Precinct
|Address:||7480 South 2700 East, Cottonwood Heights, Utah, 84121|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Salt Lake County Metropolitan Jail
3415 South 900 West, Salt Lake City, UT, 84119
Salt Lake County Metropolitan Jail Prison Information
|Jail Name||Salt Lake County Metropolitan Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||3415 South 900 West, Salt Lake City, UT, 84119|
|City||Salt Lake City|
|County||Salt Lake County|
|Sunday||9:00 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Monday||9:00 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Tuesday||9:00 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Wednesday||9:00 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Thursday||9:00 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Friday||9:00 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Saturday||9:00 AM to 9:00 PM|