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Jefferson County Jail Bessemer AL

Jefferson County Jail Bessemer AL, AL Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: April 7, 2022
State
Alabama
Type
County Jail
Location
1822 2nd Avenue North, Bessemer, AL, 35020
County
Jefferson County
City
Bessemer
Postal Code
35020
Phone Number
205-481-4160
Official Website
http://sheriff.jccal.org/

Jefferson County Sheriffs Department

Address
2200 Reverend Abraham Woods Junior Boulevard, Birmingham, Alabama, 35203
Phone
205-325-5700

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About Jefferson County Jail Bessemer AL

Jefferson County Jail Bessemer AL offender search: Filing Date, Bail Amount, Incarceration Date, Who's in jail, Bookings, Arrests, Booking Date, Race, Charges, Aliases, Warrant No, Commitment Date, Jail Roster, Release Date, Bond, Case Number, Mugshots, Bond Information.

The Jefferson County Jail Bessemer AL is a medium-security facility that serves all of Jefferson County.

Jefferson County Jail Bessemer AL will house adults only, does not matter if they are male or female. Most of the inmates that come into the Jefferson County Jail Bessemer AL are inmates who have just been arrested or inmates who are going through their court hearings.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates love to receive letters from their loved ones and to hear what they have been up to while they are finishing out their sentence in the Jefferson County Jail Bessemer AL.

You can send inmates letters, but you need to ensure that you have your return address on them as well as make sure you do not have any of the following:

  • Drawings

  • Using of Crayons

  • Stickers

  • Stamps, Envelopes, Paper

You should know that all incoming mail will be opened and checked in the mailroom of the Jefferson County Jail Bessemer AL prior to being given to the inmate it is officially addressed to.

The Jefferson County Jail Bessemer AL has the right to dispose of any mail that does not follow their guidelines.

Sending Money

Inmates may request you to deposit money onto their books for a variety of reasons. The main reason why an inmate will ask you for money is so they can purchase various items they need/want from the Jefferson County Jail Bessemer AL commissary or what is also known as the canteen.

The commissary sells the following items:

  • Beverages

  • Snacks

  • Clothing

  • Entertainment Items

  • Personal Hygiene Care

To deposit money into an inmate's account, the easiest way is to come down to the Jefferson County Jail Bessemer AL with a money order. From there they will be able to collect it and the funds will be in the inmates account within a day or two.

Phone calls

The Jefferson County Jail Bessemer AL is like most other county facilities in a way that they only provide inmates one way to call home. For an inmate to call home, they will have to make a collect call.

Collect calls are not always the best as they are not cost-effective, but they also cannot be received on a cell phone. For you to receive a collect call, you will need to have a landline installed in your home.

You should also remember that you, the receiver of the phone call will be the party that is in charge for paying the fee for call from the Jefferson County Jail Bessemer AL.

Visitation

The Jefferson County Jail Bessemer AL offers its inmates to receive visitors on weekdays, Mondays through Fridays. Visitors are permitted to come into the Jefferson County Jail Bessemer AL between the hours of 9 am to 6 pm.

Visitors will need to have their government-issued identification card such as their driver’s license to be allowed in to visit any inmate.

If you are bringing a juvenile under the age of 16, they will always need to be accompanied by you during the duration of the visit. You cannot leave the juvenile alone at any given time.

You must consent to being searched prior to being brought into the facility.

Monday
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM

Saturday
7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday
7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Directions

Location
1822 2nd Avenue North, Bessemer, AL, 35020
Phone Number
205-481-4160

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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