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Franklin County Jail, AL Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: November 26, 2022
Franklin County Jail
256-332-8820, 256-332-8425
111 Limestone StreetPO Box 400, Russellville, AL, 35653

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The Franklin County Jail is a medium-security county facility. The Franklin County Jail houses both male and female inmates.

Inmates in the Franklin County Jail either have just been arrested, going through the justice system, or have already been sentenced.

All inmates in the Franklin County Jail are adults. Juveniles are not housed here.

Franklin County Jail — General Information

Franklin County Jail, County Jail.
Adult, Capacity 54 persons.
111 Limestone StreetPO Box 400, Russellville, AL, 35653
256-332-8820, 256-332-8425

Franklin County Sheriffs Department

Address: 748 Walnut Gate Road, Russellville, Alabama, 35654

Phone: 256-332-8811

Fax: 256-332-8816

Website: website

Many of the county jails started putting their inmate rosters on the internet for the general public to search through on their own time.

However, the Franklin County Jail has not made their inmate roster available to the public.

If you are looking to either find someone in the Franklin County Jail or you are looking for information on one of their inmates, they are currently in custody of you, you will need to contact the Franklin County Jail directly.

You can also contact the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department with questions, comments, and concerns about any inmates in the Franklin County Jail. The Franklin County Sheriff’s Department is responsible for overseeing all operations that goes on in the Franklin County Jail.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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

Want to stay in touch with an inmate? The most cost-effective way to do so is to write them letters.

All outgoing and incoming mail will be thoroughly checked by a staff member at the Franklin County Jail prior to being hand-delivered to the inmate it is addressed to.

The staff members will be looking to ensure there is no contraband coming in or going out of the facility. Every piece of mail will also be read as well to ensure there is no talk of escape, incriminating evidence in your criminal case, or anything else of that nature.

You should refrain from using the following in your letters as well:

  • Usage of crayons

  • Drawings

  • Sexual Content

  • Staples

  • Stickers

  • Glitter

  • Lipstick

  • Perfume/Cologne

Sending Money

Inmates in the Franklin County Jail will need funds to purchase items from the commissary. The commissary is where inmates can purchase items such as the following:

  • Personal Hygiene

  • Sneakers

  • Clothing

  • Beverages

  • Snacks

  • Entertainment Items

You can come down to the Franklin County Jail and hand in a money order with the inmate’s full name, date of birth, and their identification number on it. The staff member can then deposit the funds into the inmate’s account, so the inmate can purchase what he or she needs from the commissary.

Phone calls

At the Franklin County Jail, you will have the chance to have the inmate call you. The inmate will only have the option to call collect. If you only have a cell phone, you will not be able to get these phone calls from the inmate.

Calling collect does not allow you to call cell phones. Inmates will, however, be allowed to get through people who still have a landline phone.

You, the receiver of the phone call will be responsible for any and all charges that are associated with the collect call. The Franklin County Jail takes no responsibility in any charges that may occur.


Looking to visit an inmate in the Franklin County Jail?

You will be happy to know that the Franklin County Jail has visitation on the following days and times:

All visitation here at the Franklin County Jail is through a glass partition. You will not have any physical contact with the inmate whatsoever.

For you to be permitted into the visitation area, you will need to have your government issued photo identification card on you. If you do not have a government issued photo identification card, you will not be permitted to visit at the Franklin County Jail.

Visiting Hours

7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
7:30 Am to 2:30 PM


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