Mercer County Jail, KY Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: July 1, 2022
Mercer County Jail

859-734-6336

224 South Main Street, Harrodsburg, KY, 40330

http://www.mercercounty.ky.gov/leoff/jailer.htm

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When you first arrived here at the Mercer County Jail, they will be thoroughly searched and processed into the facility.

The inmate will NOT be permitted to bring any personal items into the facility. However, if they have cash on them, they will be encouraged to deposit that money into their commissary account for later use.

The inmate will be administered a breathalyzer and a drug test. They will also undergo a medical questionnaire. This is when they will get fingerprinted along with their photos taken.

Mercer County Jail prides itself on providing inmates with a few programs including:

  • Self-Help Programs

  • Educational Programs

  • Anger Management

  • Alcoholics Anonymous

Mercer County Jail — General Information

Facility Name Mercer County Jail
Facility Type County Jail
Address 224 South Main Street, Harrodsburg, KY, 40330
Phone 859-734-6336
City Harrodsburg
Postal Code 40330
State Kentucky
County Mercer County
Official Website http://www.mercercounty.ky.gov/leoff/jailer.htm

Mercer County Sheriffs Office

Address 207 West Lexington Street, Harrodsburg, Kentucky, 40330
Phone 859-734-4221
Fax 859-734-2460
Website website

Inmate Search

Searching for an inmate in the Mercer County Jail is easier than ever right now. You no longer must hunt for numbers, call the number, and wait on hold. Now you can log on to the database that can easily be found on the Kentucky Department of Corrections website.

You can search through the database by either the DC number or the name of the inmate. You will be able to get information on the inmate in question in seconds.

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

You may send inmates in the Mercer County Jail mail that consists of cashier’s checks, money orders, or certified checks. These items must be under $500. You can also send inmates in the Mercer County Jail mail that consists of letters and photos as well.

You will NOT be permitted to send anything else to the Mercer County Jail unless you have approval from the Superintendent. If you send in other items in question, your items will be sent back to you and the inmate will be the one who will have to pay for postage.

If in the off chance that the inmate does not have the proper funds in their account, the items will be disposed of and not send back to you.

Sending Money

You may send inmates in the Mercer County Jail mail that consists of cashier’s checks, money orders, or certified checks. These items must be under $500.

You cannot send more than $500 at one time, so you will need to space out the amount you send the inmate when you are sending money to be deposited.

Phone calls

Inmates are encouraged to keep in touch with their family and friends. Inmates will need money in their account to make outgoing phone calls.

Inmates will have access to telephones during the daytime hours typically from 7 am to 10 pm. Inmates can make phone calls whenever they have a free minute to spare.

Visitation

If you would like to visit an inmate in the Mercer County Jail, you will need to be 18 years or older. If you are under the age of 18, you will need to be accompanied by a legal guardian the entire time.

Minors will need their birth certificate or guardianship paperwork to be allowed in the visiting area. Adults will need to show their driver’s license to be allowed in the visiting area.

Inmates will only be allowed to have one visiting session a day. This visiting session can last up to one hour. The visiting session will only allow 3 people this will include clergy and children as well.

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

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