Fort Payne Jail

Fort Payne Jail Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: October 24, 2021
Fort Payne
Postal Code
DeKalb County
Phone Number
256-845-1414, 256-844-6035
City Jail
200 Gault Avenue South, Fort Payne, AL, 35967-1993

About Fort Payne Jail

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Arranged associated with the Fort Payne Police Department, you will discover the Fort Payne Jail. The City of Fort Payne is ensured by the Fort Payne Police Department.

All people who are gotten and captured in Fort Payne will be brought down to the Fort Payne Jail before they are eventually moved to the district jail, which is additionally situated in Zanesville.

The Fort Payne Jail is a little office that will regularly house guilty parties for as long as three days. Most guilty parties will be out of the office before that 72-hour mark. The office is associated with the police division also.

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Offenders will not be in the Fort Payne Jail long enough to receive letters in the mail from their family and close friends. You should refrain from sending any sort of mail to the offender until they have been transferred to a permanent facility. All mail sent to the Fort Payne Jail will be returned to sender.

Sending Money

With everything being said previously, please refrain from sending any money to an inmate in the Fort Payne Jail. Inmates in the Fort Payne Jail are not in the facility long enough to need any money. You can send the inmate money once they have been sent out to the county jail or a state facility.

But in the custody of Fort Payne Jail, the inmate will have no use for money.

Phone calls

The only way you will get in contact with an inmate in the Fort Payne Jail is to wait by the phone for the inmate to contact you.

When the inmate is going through the booking phase, they will have the chance to call home for free.

After they are doing with the booking phase, they will have to call you collect, which for you the receiver is not free whatsoever.

So, you will need to sit by the phone for as long as the inmate is in the Fort Payne Jail.


While the inmate is in the Fort Payne Jail, they will also be denied any visitors as well. You will need to wait until the inmate has been transferred to a county or a state facility before you will be permitted to visit them.

Please do not come to the facility and expect them to allow you to visit. You will be turned down.

Visiting 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


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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