Shelby County Jail KY

Shelby County Jail KY, KY Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: February 10, 2021
State
Kentucky
City
Shelbyville
Postal Code
40065
County
Shelby County
Phone Number
502-633-2343
Location
1000 Detention Road, Shelbyville, KY, 40065

About Shelby County Jail KY

Shelby County Jail KY offender search: Release Date, Bond, Offense Date, Court, DOB, Bookings, Last Name, Arrests, Aliases, Who's in jail, Jail Roster, Mugshots, Booking Date.

The Shelby County Jail KY was constructed in 1978. When the Shelby County Jail KY was constructed it was under Sheriff L. Ray Patterson’s careful watch.

Throughout the years, the Shelby County Jail KY expanded and expanded again. As of today, Shelby County Jail KY can comfortably hold 100 inmates.

The Shelby County Jail KY employs around 50 people. Most of these people are correctional officers that ensures that Shelby County Jail KY runs as smoothly and efficiently as possible.

Shelby County Sheriffs Office

Address
501 Main Street, Shelbyville, Kentucky, 40065
Phone
502-633-4324
Fax
502-633-9677

Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check

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

Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates can receive letters, while they are in the Shelby County Jail KY. But you should refrain from your letters having any of the following subject matters:

  • Physical Violence

  • Gruesome Subject Matter

  • Sexual Acts

  • Sexually Explicit Images

If your letter has any of the following, it will be discarded, and the inmate will not be given it.

You should address your envelope according to the following:

Inmate Name

Shelby County Jail KY

1000 Detention Road, Shelbyville, KY, 40065

Inmates may also receive soft-sided Bibles. The only catch for sending a Bible to the Shelby County Jail KY is they will need to be sent to the facility from the supplier and/or publisher.

Inmates can also receive tennis shoes as well, but just like the Bibles, they will need to be sent to the Shelby County Jail KY from the supplier and/or publisher.

All other packages and items will need to be approved by the Jail Administration prior to you sending them.

Sending Money

The Shelby County Jail KY has made it easier than ever for you to deposit money into an inmate's account.

First off, if you live local to the Shelby County Jail KY, you can drop off a money order or cashier's check. The Shelby County Jail KY does not accept cash.

If you do not live local to the Shelby County Jail KY, you can mail the money order or cashier’s check to the following address:

Inmate Name

Shelby County Jail KY

1000 Detention Road, Shelbyville, KY, 40065

If you are tech-savvy, you can deposit funds using JailATM.com. If you opt-in to use Jail ATM you should be aware that there is a service fee.

Phone calls

Inmates do not have many privileges in the Shelby County Jail KY, but one of their main ones is being able to use the telephone to call home.

All calls will be collected. All calls will be limited to 15 minutes. All calls will be recorded and monitored.

Visitation

Inmates will be permitted two non-contact visits per calendar week. Visits will not be less than 20 minutes. The Shelby County Jail KY uses this following visitation schedule

Visiting Hours

Monday — 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Wednesday — 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Friday — 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Saturday — 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Sunday — 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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