Hampton Roads Regional Jail

Hampton Roads Regional Jail
2690 Elmhurst Lane
Portsmouth, VA 23701
(757) 488-7500

Hampton Roads Regional Jail is a high security facility operated by the cities of Chesapeake, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, and Portsmouth, under the authority of the State of Virginia. Hampton Roads Regional Jail holds a maximum capacity of 1300 male and female inmates, state inmates of all custody levels who are probation violators, awaiting trial, sentencing, or transfer to the Virginia Department of Corrections system or the Federal Bureau of Prisons system.

Hampton Roads Regional Jail opened in 1998 and is located in Portsmouth, a city with population of 96,000 and is part of the Hampton Roads metro area. Hampton Roads Regional Jail is approximately 20 miles southeast of Newport News, VA, and 204 miles east of Roanoke, Virginia, off of U.S. Highway 264.




Jurisdictional Control
Chesapeake Sheriff’s Office, 401 Albemarle Drive, Chesapeake, VA 23322, (757) 382-6159
Hampton Sheriff’s Office, 135 High Court Lane, Hampton, VA 23669, (757) 727-6760
Newport News Sheriff’s Office, 224 26th Street, Newport News, VA 23607, (757) 926-8535
Norfolk Sheriff’s Office, 811 E. City Hall Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23510, (757) 664-4700
Portsmouth Sheriff’s Office, 1725 Green Street, Portsmouth, VA 23704, (757) 393-5028

Judicial Authorities
Chesapeake General District Court, 307 Albemarle Drive, Civic Center, Chesapeake, VA 23322, (757) 382-3100
Hampton General District Court, 236 North King Street, Hampton, VA 23669, (757) 727-6260
Newport News General District Court, 2500 Washington Avenue, 2nd Floor, Newport News, VA 23607,
(757) 926-8811
Norfolk General District Court, 150 St. Pauls Blvd, Norfolk, VA 23510, (757) 664-4915
Portsmouth General District Court, 1345 Court Street, Suite #104, Portsmouth, VA 23705, (757) 393-8681




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Hampton Roads Regional Jail Visiting

Hampton Roads Regional Jail inmates are authorized to have a maximum of three visitors once a week for a 30 minute visitation, but in a special circumstance the jail may provide more. Visiting hours for Hampton Roads Regional Jail vary depending on the unit, and can be found at http://hrrj.org/inmate-services/inmate-visitation . Wardens can restrict the length of visits, or the number of people who can visit at once, to avoid visiting room overcrowding. It’s recommended to call Hampton Roads Regional Jail at (757) 488-7500 to confirm the visiting schedule before departing for your visit.