Knox County Detention Facility

Knox County Detention Facility, TN Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: December 15, 2021
State
Tennessee
City
Knoxville
Postal Code
37918
County
Knox County
Phone Number
865-281-6700
Location
5001 Maloneyville Road, Knoxville, TN, 37918

About Knox County Detention Facility

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

Throughout the years, the Knox County Detention Facility expanded and expanded again. As of today, Knox County Detention Facility can comfortably hold 964 inmates.

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

Knox County Sheriffs Office - Aviation Division

Address
2701 Spence Place, Knoxville, Tennessee, 37920
Phone
865-577-7193
Website
website

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates can receive letters, while they are in the Knox 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

Knox County Detention Facility

5001 Maloneyville Road, Knoxville, TN, 37918

Inmates may also receive soft-sided Bibles. The only catch for sending a Bible to the Knox 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 Knox 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 Knox 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 Knox County Detention Facility, you can drop off a money order or cashier's check. The Knox County Detention Facility does not accept cash.

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

Inmate Name

Knox County Detention Facility

5001 Maloneyville Road, Knoxville, TN, 37918

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 Knox 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 Knox 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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