The Elmore County Jail houses a variety of inmates; to include municipal, county, and inmates waiting to be transferred to the Alabama Department of Corrections. Inmates are incarcerated for crimes ranging from a violation, misdemeanors, and felonies. The Elmore County Jail operates 24 hours a day 7 days a week and may be contacted at 334-567-5441. The Elmore County Jail does not allow any property to be dropped off to any inmate without prior approval. Elmore County Jail inmates are allowed visitation, telephone, commissary, mail, and exercise privileges. Based upon behavior one or more privileges may be taken away without the friends and family being notified.
Visitation privilege: The visitor(s) will visit with the inmate over a video visitation machine. Inmates are allowed one visit per weekend, on site at the jail, at no charge to the friends and family. Friends and family must schedule the visit at least 48 hours prior to the visit at the jail. Friends and Family may also visit from their cell phone or computer by setting up and account with Securus Technologies. THERE IS A CHARGE FOR HAVING VISITS FROM CELL PHONE OR COMPUTER. You can call Securus Technologies at 1-877-578-3658 or CLICK HERE for rates and fees.
Telephone privileges: Friends and family may call 1-800-844-6591 to set up an account so the inmate can contact them without the call being a collect call.
Commissary privileges: The Elmore County Jail currently contracts with Kimble's Commissary to provide commissary items. Friends and family may come to the Sheriff's Office lobby or go to www.jailatm.com to add money to an inmate's account. For those choosing to come to the Sheriff's Office lobby there is a kiosk located in the East corner that will accept cash or credit/debit card. Inmates have a $75.00 spending limit per week.
Mail Privilege: The Elmore County Jail currently accepts post cards only, if a letter is mailed to the jail that letter will be returned to the sender. Inmates may receive two soft back books a month, these books must come from a publisher company ie: books-a-million, Amazon, etc.