Meherrin River Jail Authority

The Jail is administered and operated by an independent governmental body called the Meherrin River Regional Jail Authority, which is authorized according to the Code of Virginia. The Jail Authority is a separate entity but works closely with each of the member Sheriff’s Offices.

The Meherrin River Regional Jail Authority was established on April 3, 2008 and is comprised of nine members who are appointed by the three member jurisdictions of Brunswick, Dinwiddie, and Mecklenburg Counties. The Jail Authority meets regularly to direct the business activities, operations, and growth of the jail.

For more information regarding the Jail Authority please submit a written request to the attention of the Superintendent at the address below:

Superintendent Crystal Willett
Meherrin River Regional Jail
P. O. Box 10
Alberta, VA 23821




Meherrin River Regional Jail Board Meeting Schedule – Quarterly

MRRJ Board Room @ 12:30pm

August 1, 2024

November 7, 2024

February 20, 2025

May 1, 2025


Executive/Finance Committee Meetings

February 20, 2025 @ 10:30 am


Questions concerning offender telephones may be directed to our Offender Phone Representative at extension 244

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