Personal Property
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Residents of the Norfolk City Jail are allowed the following items and must be kept inside the issued personal property container which can be searched without notice for the safety and security of the facility.

  • Personal hygiene items
  • Canteen items
  • 5 books, magazines,
  • 3 personal legal pads (soft back)
  • Religious materials
  • All personal undergarments
  • Legal materials
  • Personal ID
  • Cup and spoon
  • Photographs (limit 5 – maximum size 4 inches x 6 inches - no Polaroid photos)
  • Authorized medications
  • Prescription eyeglasses
  • Newspapers (less than 3 days old)

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  • 811 E. City Hall Avenue
    Norfolk, VA 23510

  • (757) 664-4700

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