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Alachua Jail Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: May 3, 2022
Alachua Jail
15000 Northwest 142nd Terrace PO Box 910, Alachua, FL, 32616

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The Alachua Jail is situated in Alachua, Florida.

The Alachua Jail is a part of the Alachua Police Department. The Alachua Police Department is the law enforcement agency that runs the Alachua Jail 24-hours a day, 7 days a week.

The Alachua Jail is a small medium-security holding pen for offenders who were arrested around the city. The Alachua Jail does not house offenders for more than three days due to their size.

If an offender is not released back into the community, the offender will be sent off the local county correctional facility.

Alachua Jail — General Information

Alachua Jail, City Jail.
15000 Northwest 142nd Terrace PO Box 910, Alachua, FL, 32616

Now that you know that the Alachua Jail is indeed managed and operated by the Alachua Police Department you are probably wondering where you can locate the Alachua Police Department records.

That is a great question.

Since the police department is typically spread thin with patrolling the city, running the police department, and running the Alachua Jail they do not have time to have their inmate search public.

So, if you need information, you will need to get in contact with the Alachua Jail with your comments, questions, and concerns.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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The offenders will not be held in the Alachua Jail long enough to be permitted to receive mail. The Alachua Jail will return any inmate mail back to the sender. They will not forward the mail to the new facility, if they were transferred.

Sending Money

It was previously stated that the offenders in the Alachua Jail are only typically in the facility for about 3 days on average. During this time, the Alachua Jail will attend to all the needs of offenders such as ensuring all offenders get their three meals, personal hygiene, and access to a telephone to call home.

Offenders in the Alachua Jail have no need for cash.

Phone calls

Offenders will have access to a telephone, which they can use to call home on. The telephone calls are not free for you to pick up with, so you will have to keep that in mind when the offender calls you from the Alachua Jail. You will oversee paying for those fees.


Offenders could receive visits if they are still in a holding pen in the Alachua Jail. Visits can be daily between the hours of 9 am to 9 pm.

You should always give the Alachua Jail a call prior to leaving for the facility to ensure that the offender is still in the facility and has not been released or transferred to another facility.

Visiting Hours

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
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Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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