Fayette County Jail

The Fayette County Jail is located in Fayette, Alabama and is operated by the Fayette County Sheriff's Department. This facility holds adult male and female inmates who have been arrested by local county or municipal law enforcement and is the primary detention facility for all law enforcement agencies in Fayette County.

The Jail can house subjects accused of all levels of charges. Inmates are incarcerated for crimes ranging from a violation to misdemeanors to felonies. The Fayette County Jail houses:

  • Inmates who have been charged and are awaiting trial
  • Those who have been arrested on warrants
  • Those who have been sentenced to the county jail for one year or less for a misdemeanor crime
  • Those who've been placed on hold by Alabama Probation and Parole
  • Inmates sentenced by municipal courts in the county
  • People who have been placed in the jail "on hold" by other agencies, and
  • Inmates who are waiting to be transferred to their assigned Alabama Department of Corrections facility
  • ICE detainees

To see the current roster of inmates housed at the Fayette County Jail, click here. If you need to bond someone out, there are three types of ways to post bonds you can pay with:

  • Cash (the entire amount of the bond is required)
  • A Property Bond, with two signees
  • Or pay by Surety Bond, through a bonding company

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Visiting Hours and Rules

The visiting hours and rules for the Fayette County Jail are not publicly available. Please contact the facility directly for current visiting information.

Physical Address

Fayette County Jail
113 1st Ave NW
Fayette, AL 35555

Driving Directions: https://goo.gl/maps/Bzixj541NBUVQW5x9

General Phone Number

(205) 932-3205
(205) 932-3206

Inmate Mailing Address(es)

Fayette County Jail
c/o Detainee Name
113 1st Ave NW
Fayette, AL 35555

The Fayette County Jail will not accept any boxes or packages for any inmate. If a box or package is received, it will be returned to the sender.

How to Call an Inmate

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

How to Send Money

During the booking process at Fayette County Jail, a commissary account is set up for each inmate. If the inmate has money in their possession during the booking process, the money will be taken and placed into their inmate commissary account.

To deposit money into a person’s phone or commissary account, visit JailATM to use a debit or credit card.

Programs For Inmates

This information is not publicly available.

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Careers at Fayette County Jail

If you are interested in a career with the Sheriff's Department and would like more information about the job openings at the Fayette County Jail, click here.