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Updated on: July 17, 2022
Cherokee County Detention Center

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Cherokee County Detention Center, located in Centre, Alabama, is a medium-security detention center that houses inmates who are awaiting trial or sentencing. Cherokee County Detention Center is run by the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Department, and Sheriff supervises the jail. This facility has a capacity of 42 inmates and employs seven full-time staff.

Inmates are housed in separate areas of the jail depending on the crimes they committed, their current risk assessment, and their behavior. The mission of Cherokee County Detention Center is to support and prepare the inmate for release—giving them their best chance to never return to jail.

Inmates at Cherokee County Detention Center have access to various treatment and rehabilitation programs, including substance abuse programs and educational programs. Religious services and recreational time are available to all inmates. Inmates are given three meals a day—all meals are approved by a dietician.

Cherokee County Detention Center - General Information

  • Facility Name

    Cherokee County Detention Center

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    100 Cedar Bluff Road, Centre, AL, 35960

  • Phone

    256-927-6435, 256-927-3365

  • Capacity

    72

  • City

    Centre

  • Postal Code

    35960

  • State

    Alabama

  • Country

    Cherokee County

  • Official Website

    Website

  • Facility Name

    Cherokee County Detention Center

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    100 Cedar Bluff Road, Centre, AL, 35960

  • Phone

    256-927-6435, 256-927-3365

  • Capacity

    72

  • Country

    Cherokee County

  • City

    Centre

  • Postal Code

    35960

  • State

    Alabama

  • Official Website

    Website

Cherokee County Sheriffs Department

  • Address

    110 Cedar Bluff Road, Centre, Alabama, 35960

  • Phone

    256-927-3365

  • Website

    website

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If someone you know is serving time in Cherokee County Detention Center, you can search for him or her in this Cherokee County Detention Center log. You can search the roster, or you can simply do an inmate search of the inmate’s first and last name.

When you click on an inmate’s name, you will see his or her mugshot, booking number, date of birth, arrest date, and charges.

Send a Mail/Package

Inmates at Cherokee County Detention Center may receive only metered, unstamped, plain white postcards no larger than 4" x 6" as mail. Writing must be in pencil or blue or black ink. Any other mail will be returned to the sender.

If no return address is available, unauthorized mail will be stored in the inmate's locker until the inmate's release.

To send a mail to an inmate at this facility, address the envelope as follows:

Inmate’s full name

Cherokee County Detention Center
100 Cedar Bluff Road, Centre, AL, 35960

Magazines and books may be sent to an inmate if they are directly from the publisher.

Sending Money

You can either send money to an inmate dropping off a money order at the Cherokee County Detention Center, or you can use MoneyGram to deposit money in an inmate’s account.

Regardless of the method of sending funds, there are several key things you will need to know:

  • Inmate’s full committed name

  • Inmate’s ID number

  • Inmate’s location – or a system like the federal BOP

Phone Calls

Inmates at Cherokee County Detention Center are allowed to make phone calls through the system if there is money in the inmate’s account. Inmates are not allowed to receive incoming calls.

Cherokee County Detention Center has a phone program where you set up an account through the third-party company, GlobalTel, and then they charge you fees for each minute called.

Visitation Rules

Cherokee County Detention Center requires that all visitors to fill out an application prior to your visiting an inmate. Applications must be approved prior to visiting an inmate.

Jail visits are conducted in person behind glass or on a televised screen from another location. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and guardians must provide proof of their guardianship.

Here are some other rules regarding visitation:

  • Inmates at Cherokee County Detention Center are only allowed 2 visits per month.

  • Only one child is permitted to visit at a time.

  • You must bring proper forms of identification for yourself and your child (birth certificate).

  • Attorneys can visit inmates as many times as needed.

  • You must cancel a scheduled visit at least two hours prior to your visit.

  • If you do not show up for a visit more than twice in 30 days or 3 consecutive times, your visitation may be suspended.

You can call 256-927-6435, 256-927-3365 for questions regarding jail visitation.

VISITATION HOURS

  • 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

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