The Washington County Jail
in Chatom, Washington County, Alabama, like all jails is a maximum security facility. Because the inmates in this jail range from low level offenders to those being held for violent crimes like robbery, rape and murder, the security level is as high as is it is in any maximum security state prison. Some of the security features in this facility include security cameras, electronic detection and reinforced fencing topped with razor wire. Correctional officers in Washington County Jail
are armed with mace and trained to use physical force to protect themselves and other inmates from violence.
The men, women and juveniles being held in the Washington County Jail
are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Washington County Court System already and been sentenced to a period of time of one year or less. When an inmate is sentenced to a year or more, they are admitted into the Alabama Prison
or Federal Prison System
Inmates in the Washington County Jail
are fed three meals a day totaling 2,500 calories, are allowed access to phones to contact friends and family members, are allowed at least one hour a day for exercise, have access to books, bathroom and shower facilities. The inmates are allowed mail to be delivered to them as well as newspapers and magazine from trusted outside publishers.
On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: Washington County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Washington County Jail
Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Washington County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.
Washington County Jail Inmate Search
Washington County Sheriff
45 Court Street
Chatom, AL 36518
Inmate's first and last name
Washington County Jail
PO Box 307
Chatom, AL 36518
Jail (Main): 251-847-6677
Washington County INMATE SEARCH INSTRUCTIONS
To locate an inmate in Washington County call 251-847-2202.
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You can search for an inmate using Vinelink Offender Search.
Follow the instructions and the graphic below:
Click on the blue 'Offenders' icon on the top left of this
Fill in the Offender's full legal Last Name and First Name.
If you are unsure of the spelling of the last name, check the 'Partial last name search' box to the right of the last name.
Click on the 'Search' button on the bottom left of the page.
On this page, we provide information on the: Washington County Jail Inmate Search and Washington County Jail Mugshots, Criminal Charges, Booking Information, Inmate Services, Family Help, Inmate Visitation, Inmate Mail address and policies, Commissary, Phone Information, Washington County Criminal Court, Most Wanted, Sex Offenders, Criminal Court Process and more information about the Washington County Criminal Justice System than you will find anywhere else.