Washington County Jail Inmate Search

Washington County Jail Inmate Search and Jail Roster

How do you find someone who is in jail in Washington County?

Search for information about an inmate in the Washington County Jail and view their jail mugshot:

If you cannot find the mugshot of the offender that has been arrested, it is because Washington County or the state of Alabama has recently changed their policy regarding publicly posting them in the jail roster. However, you can write the jail at the following address and request a copy of an inmate's mugshot be mailed or sent by email to you. Make sure to include your email address in all correspondence.

Mail to:

Washington County Jail
45 Court Street
Chatom, AL 36518
Attention: Media Relations - Inmate Mugshot Request

Mail, click on the link below, or call the facility at 251-847-2202 for the information you are looking for. 

Washington County Jail Inmate Search

For inmate services and facility information such as:

Click the links above, or the button below.

Washington County Jail Inmate Services Information

Phone: 251-847-2202

Physical Address:
45 Court Street
Chatom, AL 36518

Mailing Address (personal mail):
Inmate's first and last name
Washington County Jail
PO Box 307
Chatom, AL 36518

Every year Washington County law enforcement agencies arrest and detain 1,900 offenders, and maintain an average of 95 inmates (county-wide) in their custody on any given day.

The weekly turnover rate of inmates is approximately 55%, meaning that every week more than half of these inmates are released and then replaced with new offenders being booked into jail.

The charts below break down the men, women, races, ethnicities and the types of crimes that people are arrested and incarcerated for in both Washington County and state prisons throughout the country. This information is compiled from local police and the Washington County Sheriff's Department, as well as the state of Alabama and the United States Department of Justice and Census Bureau.

If you are looking for a prisoner in Alabama or Federal custody, click on the appropriate institution below.

If you are searching for an inmate being held in another county in Alabama, click below.

STATE OF Alabama COUNTY JAILS

If you are searching for a prisoner in a Alabama State Prison click below.

Alabama Prison Inmate Search

If you are searching for a United States Federal Bureau of Prisons Inmate click below.

Federal Bureau of Prisons Inmate Search

For ICE Detainees (Immigration) being held at a detention facility in the United States, click below.

ICE Detainee Search

Washington County Inmate Race & Ethnicity - 2/21/2024

Race Inmates % Total
White 44 58.67%
Black 27 36.00%
Hispanic or Latino 0 0.00%
American Indian/Native Alaskan 4 5.33%
Asian 0 0.00%
Pacific Islander/Native Hawaiian 0 0.00%
Other 0 0.00%
Total 75 100.0%
Demographic, Crime and Inmate data is compiled from public reports provided by the Washington County Sheriff’s Department, Alabama Corrections, United States Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Census Bureau.

Washington County Inmate Criminal Charges - 2/21/2024

(many inmates have multiple charges)

Charge Inmates % Total
Felony (3rd Degree) 9 12.00%
Felony (2rd Degree) 20 26.67%
Felony (1st Degree) 5 6.67%
State Jail Felony 3 4.00%
Felony (Uncategorized) 18 24.00%
Misdemeanor (Class A) 20 26.67%
Misdemeanor (Class C) 0 0.00%
Holds 0 0.00%
Uncategorized 0 0.00%
Demographic, Crime and Inmate data is compiled from public reports provided by the Washington County Sheriff’s Department, Alabama Corrections, United States Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Census Bureau.

Washington County Inmate Sex - 2/21/2024

Sex Inmates % Total
Male 67 89.33%
Female 8 10.67%
Total 75 100.0%
Demographic, Crime and Inmate data is compiled from public reports provided by the Washington County Sheriff’s Department, Alabama Corrections, United States Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Census Bureau.

Washington County Inmate Age - 2/21/2024

Age Inmates % Total
Under 18 2 2.67%
18-20 5 6.67%
21-24 6 8.00%
25-30 14 18.67%
31-35 14 18.67%
36-40 11 14.67%
41-45 8 10.67%
46-50 5 6.67%
51-55 3 4.00%
56-60 3 4.00%
61-65 2 2.67%
66-75 1 1.33%
76-85 1 1.33%
Total 75 100.0%
Demographic, Crime and Inmate data is compiled from public reports provided by the Washington County Sheriff’s Department, Alabama Corrections, United States Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Census Bureau.
Demographic, Crime and Inmate data is compiled from public reports provided by the Washington County Sheriff’s Department, Alabama Corrections, United States Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Census Bureau.