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Breckinridge Sheriff | Hardinsburg Police

STATE COUNTY BEDS
Kentucky Breckinridge 200
PHYSICAL ADDRESS
jail: 500 Glen Nash Road
sheriff: PO Box 127
police: 220 S Main Street
Hardinsburg, KY 40143
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FAX NUMBERS
Jail (Main): 270-756-6355
Sheriff: 270-756-5444
Hardinsburg Police: 270-756-2029
 

Why and How Drugs Are Divided Into Different Classes and Levels

The class of drug is typically included in the criminal charge for possession, sale or use. For examples, the charge would read, “Possession of a Class I drug for resale,” or “Possession of a Class II drug”. How They’re Classed While each agency determines which drugs fall into each schedule, class or level, they are [...]

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Most inmate medical needs are taken care of at the county jail through a doctor and nursing staff. Sometimes a health condition arises that requires hospitalization.  Hospital visitation rules depend on several factors: Jail rules: Some jails have a non-negotiable rule that inmates in the hospital cannot receive visitors. They consider it a security

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Visiting an Inmate in the Breckinridge County Detention Center in Kentucky

Breckinridge County, KY has one main detention center in the area and it is called the Breckinridge County Detention Center. Located in Hardinsburg, Kentucky, the Breckinridge County Detention Center is located at 500 Glen Nash Road, Hardinsburg, Kentucky.

Visiting Rules

Visiting rules for the Breckinridge County Detention Center are as follows: every visitor must sign in at the beginning of their visitation appointment using their photo identification card. The Breckinridge County Detention Center has many strict rules and regulations for visitation and every visitor and inmate must follow them completely. For visitation, each visitor must first be approved by the Breckinridge County Detention Center and the information is provided by the inmate. The inmate must give the Breckinridge County Detention Center the visitor’s date of birth and name. Each visitor will be entered in the visitation notations at the Breckinridge County Detention Center. No one that has not been approved first by the Breckinridge County Detention Center will be admitted into visitation.

  • Visitors must first be approved by the Breckinridge County Detention Center
  • Visitors must provide a photo identification card when visiting the detention center
  • Each visitors name and date and birth must be provided in advance by the inmate
  • Visitors as well as inmates must follow all rules and regulations set by the staff
  • Every visitor to the Breckinridge County Detention Center must be properly dressed
  • No visitor without a photo identification card will be allowed into visitation

The visiting rules and regulations change on a regular basis. If you are looking for the most updated information on the Breckinridge County Detention Center, please visit their website at www.breckinridgecountydetention.com

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How to use the Inmate Search for Breckinridge County Detention Center in Kentucky

For the ease of inmate’s loved ones and friends, the Breckinridge County Detention Center provides a simple inmate list located directly from their website. The link is at the bottom of the home page to the Breckinridge County Detention Center website. The inmate search link is provided by the jail tracker database which provides each inmate’s name along with other pertinent information regarding the inmate.

If you are interested in using the jail tracker inmate search system for the Breckinridge County Detention Center, then you will first need to visit the Breckinridge County Detention Center website at www.breckinridgecountydetention.com and click on the search for inmates “here” link at the bottom of the home page. This link will take you directly to the inmate search option for the Breckinridge County Detention Center. The inmate search tool can be utilized by name (first or last). The inmate search list is also in alphabetical order if you wish to search through the pages one by one.

The jail tracker option for the Breckinridge County Detention Center inmate search provides the following information about every inmate:

  • name
  • age
  • weight
  • height
  • hair color
  • eye color
  • mugshot
  • race
  • sex
  • booking date
  • arresting officer
  • badge
  • arresting agency
  • arresting date
  • address
  • zip code
  • inmate classification

The Breckinridge County Detention Center coupled with the jail tracker database provides all the information needed in order for loved ones and friends to find an inmate at the detention center. The jail tracker database can be accessed 24 hours a day and is free to use. The direct link to the jail tracker database for the Breckinridge County Detention Center is: http://www.breckinridgecountydetention.com/Breckinridge_inmatelist.html

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Communicating with an Inmate Housed at the Breckinridge County Detention Center in Kentucky

The Breckinridge County Detention Center provides many options for communication between the inmates and the outside world of their family and friends. The easiest communication for many inmates happens to be the privilege of using the telephone at the Breckinridge County Detention Center. The other options for communication include mail and visitation.

Telephone

Telephones are provided to each inmate at the Breckinridge County Detention Center. Telephone privileges can be revoked at any time for bad behavior. Inmates must purchase a pre-paid telephone card at the Breckinridge County Detention Center. Friends and family members may deposit money into the inmate’s account at the Breckinridge County Detention Center ensuring the inmates will be able to purchase pre-paid phone cards and other items at the Breckinridge County Detention Center commissary.

Friends and family members may also send a money order, cash or a check to the Breckinridge County Detention Center in order for the inmate to purchase a pre-paid phone card. No inmate is allowed more than $290 in their account at one time. The Breckinridge County Detention Center provides no time limits for inmates that want to use the telephone, but the inmate must keep in mind that other inmates could be waiting in line to use the telephone as well. If an inmate does not utilize good behavior while using the telephone at the Breckinridge County Detention Center, their telephone privileges could be suspended or taken away altogether.

The phone number for the Breckinridge County Detention Center is: (270) 756-2361

Mail

The Breckinridge County Detention Center makes it easy for friends and family members to send mail items to inmates. In regards to mail items sent to inmates, it is vital that each sender provide the inmate name and the inmate ID directly on the front of the envelope to ensure that the correct mail item gets to the correct inmate. There are no drop-off mail options allowed at the Breckinridge County Detention Center. Each mail item must be mailed via the United States Postal Service (USPS). Along with the name of the inmate and the ID of the inmate, the Breckinridge County Detention Center address must be clearly written on the front of the envelope as well. Each mail item will be examined by the Breckinridge County Detention Center staff and if any mail item is deemed inappropriate, the mail will be sent back immediately.

The rules and regulations for mail items are as follows:

  • Mail must not contain any type of metal
  • Mail must not be in a box
  • Mail must not come with padded packaging
  • Mail must not be in a bag
  • Mail must include the inmate name, inmate ID and jail address written on the front
  • Mail must come only in an unpadded envelope

Breckinridge County Detention Center Mailing Address:

Breckinridge County Jail
PO Box 127
Hardinsburg, KY 40143

Visitation

Visitation is provided at the Breckinridge County Detention Center. Each visitor must first be approved by the Breckinridge County Detention Center staff. The inmate must provide the Breckinridge County Detention Center with each visitors name and their birth date before the visitation process. Strict rules and regulations enforced by the Breckinridge County Detention Center must be followed by all visitors as well as the inmates themselves.

For more information regarding updated visitation rules, please visit the Breckinridge County Detention Center at www.breckinridgecountydetention.com

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