Frequently Asked Questions

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Arrested Family member: What happens when a friend or family member is arrested?

The intake process starts upon arrival at the Henderson Detention Center.

1) The inmate's property is removed, inventoried, and placed in a secure room until released;

2) the inmate is seen by a Registered Nurse to determine medical conditions;

3) the inmate is fingerprinted and photographed;

4) the inmate changes into inmate uniforms and is given hygiene items and bedding;

5) the inmate is allowed free phone calls from the booking area.