Carter County Detention Center, KY Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: March 22, 2022
Carter County Detention Center


13 Crossbar Road, Grayson, KY, 41143

Carter County Detention Center offender lookup: Probation Sentences, Facility, Appeals Court, Inmate Roster, Disposition, Status, Bail Amount, Projected Release Date, Projected Release Date, Bond Information, Who's in jail, Arrests, Mugshots, Last Name, Warrant, Degree Level, Booking Date, Bookings, Release Date, Court, Bond, Address Given.

Grayson, Kentucky is home to the Carter County Detention Center. The Carter County Detention Center is under the supervision of the Carter County Sheriff’s Office.

The Carter County Detention Center is a medium-security facility. The Carter County Detention Center will hold adult male and adult female offenders. There are no juvenile offenders housed in the facility.

. Most of the offenders in the Carter County Detention Center are pre-trial detainees. There are only a handful of inmates who are sentenced and doing their time.

The Carter County Detention Center does offer educational programs for its inmates.

Carter County Detention Center — General Information

Facility Name Carter County Detention Center
Facility Type County Jail
Address 13 Crossbar Road, Grayson, KY, 41143
Phone 606-475-1606
City Grayson
Postal Code 41143
State Kentucky
County Carter County
Official Website

Carter County Sheriffs Department

Address 300 West Main Street, Grayson, Kentucky, 41143
Phone 606-474-5616

Inmate Search

Unfortunately, the Carter County Detention Center does not quite have its inmate list on the web. That means if you are locating an inmate or looking for further information on an inmate that is in the custody of the Carter County Detention Center; you will have to contact the facility.

Please at a minimum have the inmate’s full name and their date of birth. These pieces of information will allow the correctional officer to search for the inmate in question at a much faster pace.

Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check

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

Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates love to receive mail. Receiving mail is one of the few joys an inmate will have while they are in the Carter County Detention Center.

When sending mail, have your return address listed and list the inmate name and their number on everything that you send in the envelope. This will ensure that the mail will get delivered to the inmate.

Sending Money

When an inmate asks you to refill their money account, you will need to use this site. This site is what the Carter County Detention Center uses for the inmate’s money needs. You can fill up the inmate’s money account by using your debit and credit card. You no longer must get up and leave the house to give the inmate money.

Please advise that by using this service, you will incur a small service fee. However, the inmate will have their money much faster than the traditional send a money order method.

Phone calls

When an inmate is booked and processed into the Carter County Detention Center, you will need to set up an account with Consolidated Telecom. This is where you will need to put money on the account, so the inmate can use it and be able to call you. Without money or without an account, the inmate will not be able to make phone calls home.


You will be required to show your driver’s license when you are coming to the Carter County Detention Center to visit an inmate. If you are under the age of 17, you will be required to visit an inmate with your guardian or parent. Your guardian or parent will NOT be permitted to leave minors alone.

Visits are only 30-minutes in length.

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


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Nearby Jail / Prison

Other Types of Correctional Facilities in Kentucky