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Jefferson County Jail – Bessemer

1822 2nd Avenue North
Bessemer, AL 35020

 

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The Inmate Search Page for the Jefferson County Jail – Bessemer:
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•    Criminal Charges
•    Bail / Bond Amounts
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Inmate Mail Policies, Address and What can be Mailed

Mail Dos & Do Nots:
•    Mail Policies
•    What Not to Mail
•    What is Allowed?
•    Can You Mail Photos?
•    Electronic Messaging

Inmate Phone Policy & Account Registration 

Calling Friends & Family from Jefferson County Jail – Bessemer
•    How Do Inmates Call?
•    What Phone Service Do They Use?
•    What is the Cost?
•    Prepaid Cards or Collect Calls?
•    Emailing Text & Photos

Inmate Accounts, Sending Money & Commissary

Money & Commissary at the Jefferson County Jail – Bessemer
•    Adding Money Online / At the Facility / By Mail
•    Minimums & Maximums
•    What Service is Used?
•    Commissary & Care Packs

Inmate Visitation Rules, Schedules & Video Visits

Everything About Jefferson County Jail – Bessemer Visitation 
•    Who Can Visit
•    Registration
•    Visitation Schedule
•    Visitation Rules
•    Visitation Dress Code
•    Remote Video Visits

Inmate Bail, Bonds & How it Works

Bail Bonding from the Jefferson County Jail – Bessemer
•    How to Bail Bond
•    Where to Bail Bond
•    Bail Bond Agents
•    Self-Release Bonding
•    Bail Bond Cost

About the Jefferson County Jail – Bessemer

The Jefferson County Jail – Bessemer, located in the city of Bessemer, in Jefferson County, Alabama is a medium to maximum-security facility.

Every year this facility has 8000 Bookings, with a daily average of 400 Inmates and a staff of 100.

Inmates range from low level misdemeanor offenders to those being held and awaiting trial for violent crimes like robbery, rape and murder. Therefore, the security level must be high.

Correctional officers in Jefferson County Jail – Bessemer are armed with mace and trained to use physical force to protect themselves, visitors and inmates from violence. 

All of the men and women being held in the Jefferson County Jail – Bessemer are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Jefferson County Court System and been sentenced to one year or less. 

The Jefferson County Jail – Bessemer also houses inmates arrested by this county’s municipal police departments. 

A full list of the cities and towns can be found below.

Family and Friends of inmates are allowed to:
•    Receive phone calls from the inmates, 
•    Provide them with commissary money
•    Receive and send them mail
•    Schedule a time to visit. 

Convicted and Sentenced Inmates

When an inmate is convicted and sentenced to a year or more, they are transferred to the Alabama State Prison System or the Federal Bureau of Prisons.  

Inmates that are convicted of a misdemeanor and/or sentenced to less than one year of a state crime serve their time in the jail. 

Illegal immigrants convicted of a state or federal crime will first do their time, then may be transferred into ICE custody for deportation.

Jefferson County Jail – Bessemer

STATE COUNTY BEDS
Alabama Jefferson 400


PHYSICAL ADDRESS

1822 2nd Avenue North
Bessemer, AL 35020


TELEPHONE NUMBER


FAX

205-481-4179

INMATE MAIL

Inmate's First and Last Name
1822 2nd Avenue North
c/o Jefferson County Jail – Bessemer
1822 2nd Avenue North
Bessemer, AL 35020


EMAIL

eddingsr@jeffcosheriff.org

sheriff@jeffcosheriff.org

berryd@jeffcosheriff.org


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This facility, known as "Jefferson County Jail – Bessemer" is also known as Jefferson County Corrections Division, Jefferson County Jail, Bessemer , Jefferson County Jail, Bessemer , Alabama, Jefferson.

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