The Spencer County Jail
in Shelbyville (jail), Spencer County, Kentucky, 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 Spencer 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 Spencer County Jail
are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Spencer 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 Kentucky Prison
or Federal Prison System
Inmates in the Spencer 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: Spencer County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Spencer County Jail
Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Spencer County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.
Spencer County Jail Inmate Search
**Offenders from this county are housed at the Shelby County Detention Center**
Spencer County Sheriff | Taylorsville Police
Shelby Jail: 1000 Detention Road
Spencer Sheriff: 18 E. Main St. - Taylorsville
Taylorsville PD: 404 Railroad St. - Taylorsville
Shelbyville (jail), KY 40065
Inmate's first and last name
Shelby County Detention Center
1000 Detention Road
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Spencer Jailer: 502-477-8118
Shelby County Jail: 502-647-1457