Allen County Detention Center, KY Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: April 3, 2022
Allen County Detention Center


196 Wood Street, Scottsville, KY, 42164

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The Allen County Detention Center is nested in Scottsville, Kentucky.

The Allen County Detention Center is the county jail that will serve all of Allen County. Any person that is arrested within the county limits will be brought down to the Allen County Detention Center.

Most of the inmates in Allen County Detention Center will be inmates who are waiting for their trial. However, that is not the only inmates one will find in Allen County Detention Center. You will also find inmates who are currently serving out their sentences as well.

Inmates who are serving out their sentences will have to pay room and board fees. These room and board fees are $50 a day.

Why are there room and board fees, you may ask?

Room and board fees allow the facility run off that and not have to use so much of the tax dollars for the upkeep and the maintenance of the inmates who are in Allen County Detention Center.

Allen County Detention Center — General Information

Facility Name Allen County Detention Center
Facility Type County Jail
Capacity 70
Address 196 Wood Street, Scottsville, KY, 42164
Phone 270-237-3226
City Scottsville
Postal Code 42164
State Kentucky
County Allen County
Official Website

Allen County Sheriffs Office

Address 194 West Wood Street, Scottsville, Kentucky, 42164
Phone 270-237-3210
Fax 270-237-3654
Website website

Inmate Search

Unfortunately, Allen County Detention Center does not have its inmate roster available to the general public just yet.

What does that mean for you?

All this means is that you will not be able to browse the inmates who are currently serving their time in Allen County Detention Center.

However, that does not mean you cannot call up the Allen County Detention Center at the number provided and ask them about a certain inmate that you are looking for more information on. They will gladly give you that information.

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates will be allowed to send and receive letters while they are in Allen County Detention Center. The Allen County Detention Center encourages families to continue talking to the inmate while they are in their care.

Allen County Detention Center wants to keep the families of the inmate in the loop and show the inmate that they do have a support system on the outside who is waiting for them to get released from the facility.

Sending Money

You may think that Allen County Detention Center will cover everything that an inmate needs. While this is true, inmates will also have the chance to purchase various extra items from the commissary such as snack foods, entertainment items, and beverages.

Inmates will need some money to purchase these items. You can send a money order directly to Allen County Detention Center addressed to the inmate.

Phone calls

Allen County Detention Center will require you to set up your phone account at Securus Technologies. This is where you can take control of the phone account. You can make sure it has money; you can fix any settings that you may need to tinker with.

Inmates are only permitted to have 15-minute long conversations with you daily.


Allen County Detention Center permits inmates to have two visitors per day. Visitors will need to bring a government-issued photo identification card such as a passport, driver’s license, or military ID.

Visitation is held daily between the hours of 9 am to 6 pm. Please make sure you are not under the influence of any alcohol or drugs and are dressed casually.

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


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