Athens Jail, AL Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: December 5, 2021
Athens Jail

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Athens Jail in Athens, Alabama serves Athens city and the surrounding area. This facility is locally operated by the surrounding police departments within Limestone County.

Inmates that are awaiting sentencing or trial are held at the Athens Jail. Inmates that have been sentenced and are waiting to be transferred to a permanent location such as a federal prison are held in this facility as well.

Inmates at Athens Jail are contained in single cells. However, there isn’t a lot of space. A majority of the inmates are qualified to make bail so the inmates do not stay long.

Athens Jail - General Information

  • Facility Name

    Athens Jail

  • Facility Type

    City Jail

  • Address

    951 East Hobbs Street, Athens, AL, 35611

  • Phone

    256-233-8700

  • City

    Athens

  • Postal Code

    35611

  • State

    Alabama

  • Country

    Limestone County

  • Official Website

    Website

  • Facility Name

    Athens Jail

  • Facility Type

    City Jail

  • Address

    951 East Hobbs Street, Athens, AL, 35611

  • Phone

    256-233-8700

  • Country

    Limestone County

  • City

    Athens

  • Postal Code

    35611

  • State

    Alabama

  • Official Website

    Website

Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check

Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports.

The City of Athens has a jail roster on its website. You can browse the roster by the following options in the inmate lookup system:

  • Everyone in custody

  • Released in the last 24 hours

  • Booked in the last 48 hours

  • Booked in the last 24 hours

You will be able to search for an inmate at Athens Jail by the inmate’s last name. You can narrow your search with the following information:

  • Inmate’s First Name

  • Date Of Birth

  • Gender

You will be able to see the inmates information including custody status, charges, bail, visiting schedule and release type. The Athens Jail roster is generally updated every 10 minutes so the information is not in real time.

Send a Mail/Package

Mail is returned to sender if it requires to have extra postage. Please keep mail the size of a business envelope or smaller or it will be returned to the sender.

Inmates at Athens Jail are not allowed to receive the following items in the mail:

  • Money

  • Money Orders

  • Prohibited Pictures

  • Stationary

  • Stickers

  • Other Prohibited Items

Sending Money

Most of the time inmates need money to make purchases from the commissary where they can buy day to day life items.

JPay and Western Union are services that are accepted at Athens Jail to transfer funds electronically to an inmate’s account.

If you would like more information about funding an inmate’s account you can call the jail at 256-233-8700.

Phone Calls

Inmates at Athens Jail are allowed to make collect phone calls to loved ones, however, they are not allowed to receive phone calls. When an inmate makes a collect call the individual receiving the call is the one responsible for the charges that are associated with the call.

Visitation Rules

Before you will be allowed to visit the inmate at Athens Jail, you will need to fill out a visitors list information with your full name, date of birth, address and telephone number.

Be sure to have your valid government-issued photo identification card with you. Children under the age of 18 are required to be accompanied by a legal guardian. The legal guardian needs to have documentation proving their guardianship.

Visiting Hours at Athens Jail are determined by the inmate’s last name.

VISITATION HOURS

  • Monday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Thursday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Friday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Saturday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Sunday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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