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Updated on: September 25, 2020
Simpson County Detention Center
270-586-5351
217 East Kentucky Street Box 411, Franklin, KY, 42134
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First and foremost, the Simpson County Detention Center has been around since 1845. Since the first day of operation at the Simpson County Detention Center, the Simpson County Sheriff’s Department was the agency involved in managing and overseeing the daily operation.

The Simpson County Sheriff’s Department was first established around the late 1700s and was in the same location until they built the new sheriff’s department and included the Simpson County Detention Center.

The Simpson County Detention Center was in constant operation from the time it was built in 1845 to 1971. The Simpson County Detention Center closed its doors until the mid-1980s.

Simpson County Detention Center — General Information

Simpson County Detention Center, County Jail.
Adult, Capacity 240 persons.
217 East Kentucky Street Box 411, Franklin, KY, 42134
http://www.simpsoncojail.org/
270-586-5351

Simpson County Sheriff's Office

Address: 203 East Kentucky Street, Franklin, Kentucky, 42134

Phone: 270-586-7425

Simpson County Detention Center does not have their inmate roster available to the public.

If you wanted to find out information on an inmate, you always had to contact the Simpson County Sheriff’s Office directly for information.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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You can send and receive letters from inmates. All incoming and outgoing mail are always carefully examined by a staff member that works at the Simpson County Detention Center to ensure the mail does not have contraband or other content it should not have.

Sending Money

You can send inmates money through the mail using a money order, if you do not live local.

If you are local to the Simpson County Detention Center, you can come down to the facility with your money order. This is the only way besides mailing a money order, how you can put money on the inmate’s books.

This method can take a few business days before the money can be officially deposited into the inmate’s account.

Phone calls

Inmates at the Simpson County Detention Center are permitted to use the telephones daily, but the inmates can only make collect calls.

Collect calls can only be made to individuals who have a landline and not a cell phone. Also, the receiver of the call has to pay the fees that incurred with receiving a collect call as well.

Visitation

You can visit an inmate at the Simpson County Detention Center, but you need to bring your government issued identification card to be permitted to the visitation room.

Those under the age of 16 years, need to be accompanied by their legal guardian.

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
Holiday:

Directions

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