Meherrin River Regional Jail

Meherrin River Regional Jail – Main Facility
9000 Boydton Plank Road
Alberta, VA 23821
(434) 949-6700

Meherrin River Regional Jail is a high security facility operated by the Brunswick, Dinwiddie, and Mecklenburg Counties, under the authority of the State of Virginia. Meherrin River Regional Jail holds a maximum capacity of 697 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.

Meherrin River Regional Jail opened in 2012 and is located in Alberta, a city with population of 300, in Brunswick County. Meherrin River Regional Jail is approximately 50 miles south of Richmond, VA, and 115 miles southeast of Roanoke, Virginia, off of U.S. Highway 85.




Jurisdictional Control
Brunswick County Sheriff, P.O. Box 705, Lawrenceville, VA 23868, (434) 848-3133
Dinwiddie County Sheriff, 14016 Boydton Plank Road, Dinwiddie, VA 23841, (804) 469-4500
Mecklenburg County Sheriff, 251 Monroe Street, Boydton, VA 23917, (434) 738-6171

Judicial Authorities
Brunswick General District Court, 202 North Main Street, Lawrenceville, VA 23868, (434) 848-2315
Dinwiddie General District Court, P.O. Box 280, Dinwiddie, VA 23841, (804) 469-4533
Mecklenburg General District Court, 911 Madison Street, Boydton, VA 23917, (434) 738-6260




Meherrin River Regional Jail Inmate Telephone Calls

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Meherrin River Regional Jail Visiting

Meherrin River Regional Jail inmates are authorized to have 30-minute on-site and internet visitations. Only two (2) on-site visits are allowed per week and one (1) visit per scheduled visitation day, Monday through Friday. Visiting hours for Meherrin River Valley Region Jail vary depending on the unit, and visitors must register an account and schedule visits on https://visitation.mrrj.org/app. The Warden can limit the length of visits, or the number of people who can visit at once, to avoid visiting room overcrowding. It’s recommended to call Meherrin River Regional Jail at (434) 949-6700 to confirm the visiting schedule before departing for your visit.