Etowah County Detention Center (ICE) Information

256-549-5410, 256-549-1444
827 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, AL, 35901

Etowah County Detention Center (ICE) is a medium security county jail located in city of Gadsden, Etowah County, AL. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Alabama state law. Most of the inmate’s serving time in this prison are sentenced for the period of over a year and are sentenced for crimes which are serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Alabama Department of Corrections (DOC)

Below we have given information about the Etowah County Detention Center (ICE) including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Etowah County Detention Center (ICE) Prison Information

Jail Name :Etowah County Detention Center (ICE)
Jail Type :County Jail
Location:827 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, AL, 35901
Contact Numbers:256-549-5410, 256-549-1444
Postal Code:35901
State :Alabama
County:Etowah County
Jail Webpage://

Etowah County Detention Center (ICE) Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Etowah County Detention Center (ICE), 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
827 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, AL, 35901

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 256-549-5410, 256-549-1444.

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 Etowah County Detention Center (ICE) 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 6 nearby jails/prisons

Etowah County Detention Center (ICE)

827 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, AL, 35901 256-549-5410, 256-549-1444

Rainbow Jail

3700 Rainbow DriveFax Number:(256) 442-3813Email Address:, Rainbow City, AL, 35906 256-442-2513

Hokes Bluff Jail

3301 Alford Bend Road, Hokes Bluff, AL, 35903 256-492-2414

The Bridge Inc

3232 Lay Springs Road, Gadsden, AL, 35904 256-546-6324

Gadsden Jail

90 Broad Street, Gadsden, AL, 35901 256-549-4500

Glencoe Jail

201 Chastain Boulevard West, Glencoe, AL, 35905 256-492-1424

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