Cleburne County Jail

The Cleburne County Jail is located in Heflin, Alabama. This facility is operated by the Cleburne County Sheriff's Department, and holds inmates who have been arrested by local county or municipal law enforcement. 

This facility also houses inmates who are waiting for their cases to be adjudicated by the court, and those who have been sentenced to the county jail. The Cleburne County Jail also houses inmates who are waiting to be transferred to their assigned Alabama Department of Corrections facility.

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Visiting Hours and Rules

Each inmate is allowed one or two visits each week, ranging from 15 minutes to one hour in length. Inmates with special privileges are allowed additional visits.

Please call the Cleburne County Jail for visiting information. Anyone over the age of 18, who isn't on felony probation and can produce a valid, government-issued photo ID, can be approved to visit an inmate in the Cleburne County Jail. Call 256-463-7336 to ask specific questions about the visitation policy.

In-person visits are conducted behind plexi-glass or on a televised screen from another location. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and guardians must provide proof of their guardianship. Children must be monitored at all times or jail staff will end the visit early.

Leave all personal belongings, except for your photo ID in your vehicle.

Dress Code

The Cleburne County Jail staff will turn visitors who are not dressed appropriately. You must dress conservatively when visiting an inmate.

  • Don't wear revealing clothing
  • Don't wear see-through material.
  • Undergarments are required, females must avoid a lot of cleavage.
  • Shorts and skirts should reach mid-thigh.
  • Sleeves should be at least half-way to your elbow.
  • Do not wear clothing promoting gang affiliation.
  • Do not wear clothing that displays drugs, weapons, or profanity.
  • Do not wear clothing depicting anything obscene.

Physical Address

Cleburne County Jail
140 Lambert Dr.
Heflin, AL 36264

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Inmate Mailing Address(es)

Cleburne County Jail
℅ Inmate name
140 Lambert Dr.
Heflin, AL 36264

All inmate mail must be properly addressed. The inmate's name and address are REQUIRED on all mail, or it will be returned to the sender. A valid return address is required on all incoming mail, if no return address is provided the incoming mail will be destroyed. ALL incoming and outgoing inmate mail is subject to search.

How to Call an Inmate

You can't call an inmate who is housed at the Cleburne 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 an inmate's account at the Cleburne County Jail by using the kiosk in the jail lobby, which accepts cash, debit, & credit cards

You can also go online at or call 866-345-1884. You will need the following: 

  • Credit, Debit Card, or Check
  • Inmate’s Name, Number

Programs For Inmates

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Careers at Cleburne County Jail

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