The Cape Girardeau Police Department houses a 20-bed, direct-supervision jail facility used primarily to house prisoners awaiting municipal trial or serving time for municipal ordinance violations.  The jail is staffed by a jailer 24/7 and is supervised by the Commander of the Operations Support Division. 

Designated prisoners are allowed to perform community service work in order to satisfy financial obligations to the city of Cape Girardeau while serving their jail sentence.  

Inmate visitations are currently suspended due to COVID19 protocols.  

Outside inmate property is prohibited in the jail.


Municipal Jail Visiting Hours:
CURRENTLY SUSPENDED DUE TO COVID-19 PROTOCOLS

2530 Maria Louise Lane - Cape Girardeau, Mo.

For Jail or Inmate Inquiries:
573-339-6748


  • Contact Info
  • 2530 Maria Louise Lane Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

  • Telephone 573.339.6621
  • Email police@cityofcape.org