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

Updated on: April 20, 2020
Jefferson County Jail Birmingham AL

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The Jefferson County Jail Birmingham AL, located in the city and county of Birmingham, Alabama is a medium to maximum-security facility that houses a daily average of 300 inmates and employs 75 staff.

All of inmates housed in the Jefferson County Jail Birmingham AL are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Jefferson County Court System and been sentenced to one year or less. The Jefferson County Jail Birmingham AL also houses inmates arrested by this county’s municipal police departments.

The Jefferson County Jail Birmingham AL is run by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.

The Bridge Program

Jefferson County Jail Birmingham AL offers its inmates the Bride Program. Created by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office 2011, this program targets substance abuse issues. BRIDGE consists of:

  • 12 Step meetings

  • Relapse prevention

  • Anger management

  • Criminal and addictive thinking

  • Employment

  • Group and individual sessions that target coping skills

  • Meditation skills

  • Moral Recognition Therapy (MRT)

Inmates who participate are required to attend the program for a minimum of 90 days.

Jefferson County Jail Birmingham AL - General Information

  • Facility Name

    Jefferson County Jail Birmingham AL

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    809 Richard Arrington Jr.Boulevard North, Birmingham, AL, 35203-0122

  • Phone

    205-325-5670

  • Capacity

    1165

  • City

    Birmingham

  • Postal Code

    35203-0122

  • State

    Alabama

  • Country

    Jefferson County

  • Official Website

    Website

  • Facility Name

    Jefferson County Jail Birmingham AL

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    809 Richard Arrington Jr.Boulevard North, Birmingham, AL, 35203-0122

  • Phone

    205-325-5670

  • Capacity

    1165

  • Country

    Jefferson County

  • City

    Birmingham

  • Postal Code

    35203-0122

  • State

    Alabama

  • Official Website

    Website

Jefferson - Birmingham Division Sheriff's Office

  • Address

    2200 Reverend Abraham Woods Junior Boulevard, Birmingham, Alabama, 35203

  • Phone

    205-325-5700

  • Fax

    205-325-5364

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Jefferson County Jail Birmingham AL currently does not publish inmates’ information on their website. If you want to get information on an inmate at this facility, you can call the jail at 205-325-5670.

You can also try using the Alabama Department of Corrections inmate locator.

Send a Mail/Package

Inmates at Jefferson County Jail Birmingham AL may receive only metered, unstamped, plain white postcards no larger than 4" x 6" as mail written in black or blue ink.

Make sure you include your full first and last name on the return address. If no return address is available, unauthorized mail will be stored in the inmate's locker until the inmate's release.

To send mail to an inmate, address your envelope as follows:

Inmate's Name/Inmate Number (Call 205-325-5670 to get the inmate #)
Jefferson County Jail Birmingham AL
809 Richard Arrington Jr.Boulevard North, Birmingham, AL, 35203-0122

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

Sending Money

If you want to send money to an inmate’s account, use one of the following options:

  • The kiosk (located in the lobby of the Jefferson County Jail Birmingham AL) using Cash or Visa / Master Card. There is a minimum $2.50 fee.

  • Online by visiting JailATM. There is a minimum $2.50 fee.

The Jefferson County Jail Birmingham AL does not accept cashier’s checks or money orders.

Phone Calls

The Inmate Debit Calling program uses Global Tel Link (GTL) for Jefferson County Jail Birmingham AL and now offers two kinds of prepaid phone accounts:

  • AdvancePay Phone Account: This prepaid account lets the inmate make calls to certain phone numbers using funds that you have deposited in the account. You can learn more about GTL’s AdvancePay.

  • Inmate PIN Debit Phone Account: These accounts let inmates pay for their own phone calls and call any phone number allowed by their facility. Find out more about GTL’s Inmate PIN Debit phone service.

Visitation Rules

Visitors must be registered on the Jefferson County Jail Birmingham AL’s visitation website and have selected the inmate who is being visited. Visitors have the ability to schedule a visit from home on a tablet or phone. Visitor registration can also be done by using the kiosk in the jail lobby.

Inmates are allowed one 25-minute video visit per week by no more than four visitors at a time. During on-site visitation, Jefferson County Jail Birmingham AL has five on-site visitation units available.

Appropriate attire is required during video visits.

All visits must be scheduled at least two days in advance but no more than six days in advance.

A Video Visitation Brochure (PDF) can be obtained in the front lobby of the county jail. If you have any questions, call the video visitation information line at 205-325-5670.

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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