Jefferson County Detention Facility

Jefferson County Detention Facility, TN Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: March 13, 2020
State
Tennessee
City
Dandridge
Postal Code
37725
County
Jefferson County
Phone Number
865-471-6000 ext 1307, males - ext 1007, females - ext 1016
Location
765 Justice Center Drive, Dandridge, TN, 37725

About Jefferson County Detention Facility

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The Jefferson County Detention Facility was constructed in 1978. When the Jefferson County Detention Facility was constructed it was under Sheriff L. Ray Patterson’s careful watch.

Throughout the years, the Jefferson County Detention Facility expanded and expanded again. As of today, Jefferson County Detention Facility can comfortably hold 188 inmates.

The Jefferson County Detention Facility employs around 50 people. Most of these people are correctional officers that ensures that Jefferson County Detention Facility runs as smoothly and efficiently as possible.

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates can receive letters, while they are in the Jefferson County Detention Facility. 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

Jefferson County Detention Facility

765 Justice Center Drive, Dandridge, TN, 37725

Inmates may also receive soft-sided Bibles. The only catch for sending a Bible to the Jefferson County Detention Facility 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 Jefferson County Detention Facility 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 Jefferson County Detention Facility has made it easier than ever for you to deposit money into an inmate's account.

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

If you do not live local to the Jefferson County Detention Facility, you can mail the money order or cashier’s check to the following address:

Inmate Name

Jefferson County Detention Facility

765 Justice Center Drive, Dandridge, TN, 37725

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 Jefferson County Detention Facility, 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 Jefferson County Detention Facility uses this following visitation schedule

Visiting 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

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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