Clarke County Jail

The Clarke County Jail is located in Grove Hill, Alabama. This facility is operated by the Clarke County Sheriff's Department and houses inmates who have been arrested by local county or municipal law enforcement. This facility also houses inmates who have been sentenced to jail. As well as those waiting to be transferred to their assigned Alabama Department of Corrections facility. 

In 2015, the Clarke County Jail was renovated to accommodate a juvenile detention facility. This is a short-term facility which receives both females and males between the ages of 13-18 years of age from the Juvenile Courts of Clarke County. 

The purpose of this facility is to provide temporary care of delinquent children, or children alleged to be delinquent, in secure custody pending court dispositions or transfer to a long-term facility for further care, or for a child to be returned to his/her home.

The mission of the Clarke County Short Term Juvenile Detention Facility is to protect the interest and safety of the community and the juveniles by providing a secure and safe environment for detainees.

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Visiting Hours and Rules

Please call the Clarke County Jail to find out visiting hours and rules.

Physical Address

Clarke County Jail
149 Clark Street
Grove Hill, AL 36451

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General Phone Number

(251) 275-8156

Inmate Mailing Address(es)

Clarke County Jail
℅ Inmate name
149 Clark Street
PO Box 913
Grove Hill, AL 36451

How to Call an Inmate

You can't call an inmate who is housed at the Clarke County Jail, but they do have access to phones and are allowed to make outgoing calls.

How to Send Money

You can add money to a Clarke County Jail inmate's commissary account at the kiosk in the lobby. You can also mail a check or money order directly to the inmate by using the inmate mailing address listed above. The online option to add money to an inmate's commissary/phone account is through Jail ATM.

Programs For Inmates

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Careers at Clarke County Jail

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