Decatur Jail Information

402 Lee Street NortheastPO Box 488, Decatur, AL, 35602

Decatur Jail is a low security city jail located in city of Decatur, Morgan County, AL. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Alabama state law. It houses the people who have been arrested and are awaiting trial, sentence or pending plea. Most of the inmates serving their time in Decatur Jail are sentenced for less then a year for crimes which are less serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Alabama Department of Corrections (DOC)

Below we have given information about the Decatur Jail including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Decatur Jail Prison Information

Jail Name :Decatur Jail
Jail Type :City Jail
Location:402 Lee Street NortheastPO Box 488, Decatur, AL, 35602
Contact Numbers:256-341-4610
Postal Code:35602
State :Alabama
County:Morgan County
Jail Webpage://

Decatur Jail Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Decatur Jail, you can visit the the inmate search/roster link here. Alternatively you can call on to enquire about the inmate.

Note: Keep inmate information like Full Name, age, sex, date of birth and inmate ID handy.

If you are still not able to find the whereabouts of the inmate, then you can try searching on Alabama statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
402 Lee Street NortheastPO Box 488, Decatur, AL, 35602

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 256-341-4610.

Note: In case of packages, prior approval from prison administration may be required. Contact the prison staff for more information.

Sending Money

Inmates can receive money into their commissary account via check, money order or cashier. Visitors can also deposit money directly into the inmate’s account at jail administrative office.

Note: When sending the money via check or money order, make sure you mention inmate id and full name at the back

Phone calls:

Inmates can call to any person on the approved members list between 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM. The receiver has to bear the cost of the call and the call can be of maximum 30 mins. During rush hours the call time is reduced to 10 mins.

Visitation Rules

If you are visiting someone in Decatur Jail make sure you are in approved visitor list. It’s good idea to confirm with the prison authorities before coming for a visit.

Here are the basic visitation rules which one must adhere to:

  • Visitor must not be a prior felon.
  • Must have a valid government ID.
  • For children below 16 years of age, a legal guardian must be accompanied.
Visitation Hours
Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Nearby Jail/Prison

There are 4 nearby jails/prisons

Decatur Work Release

1401 Highway 20 West, Decatur, AL, 35601 256-350-0876

Morgan County Jail

119 Lee Street Northeast, Decatur, AL, 35601 256-351-4800, 256-351-4801

Priceville Jail

242 Marco Drive, Priceville, AL, 35603 256-355-5476

Decatur Jail

402 Lee Street NortheastPO Box 488, Decatur, AL, 35602 256-341-4610

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