The Broward County Jail Central Intake – Booking
in Ft. Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida, 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 Broward County Jail Central Intake – Booking
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 Broward County Jail Central Intake – Booking
are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Broward 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 Florida Prison
or Federal Prison System
Inmates in the Broward County Jail Central Intake – Booking
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.
The other jail facilities in Broward County, Florida are: Broward County Jail - Joseph Conte Facility
, Broward County Jail - Paul Rein Detention Facility
, Broward County Jail - Stockade Facility
, Broward County Main Jail
, North Broward County Jail Bureau
. In addition, Broward County houses the following juvenile facility: Broward Juvenile Detention Center
On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: Broward County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Broward County Jail Central Intake – Booking
Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Broward County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.
Broward County Jail Central Intake – Booking Inmate Search
Broward County Sheriff's Office
Department of Detention and Community Control
Broward County Criminal Court
555 SE 1st Ave.
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33310
THIS FACILITY BOOKS INMATES THEN SENDS THEM TO
INMATE MAIL IS NOT ACCEPTED HERE.
Juvenile Detention: 954-327-6361