DeKalb County Jail & Prison Records Search

See DeKalb County AL Jails & Prisons and search free public jail and prison records. Jails and prisons are correctional institutions which hold individuals who have been arrested, convicted of a misdemeanor, sentenced to prison, or incarcerated for a felony.


Dekalb County Detention Center 2801 Jordan Road Southwest Fort Payne AL 35968 256-845-8565


Find DeKalb County Jail & Prison Records

DeKalb County Jails and Prisons maintain records on every person who is currently or was formerly incarcerated in DeKalb County, AL. DeKalb County inmate records are available online upon request.

Records available from DeKalb County Jails and Prisons

Jails and prisons in DeKalb County keep records on the prisoners in their custody. This includes current DeKalb County inmates as well as former inmates. These inmate records contain a wealth of information on the inmate's history.

DeKalb County Inmate Records

DeKalb County inmate records include the prisoner's date of birth, ID number, and which jail or prison in DeKalb County, Alabama they were detained. These public inmate records also include the law they were convicted of violating, scheduled release dates, the DeKalb County Court that assigned the charges, the date they were first incarcerated, prior incarcerations, and which DeKalb County jail they were housed in while awaiting trial at the DeKalb County Criminal Court.

DeKalb County Jail Records

For individuals in custody at the DeKalb County Jail you may be able to access an online database of inmates and DeKalb County jail rosters. You may also contact the DeKalb County Sheriff's Department for DeKalb County jail records.

DeKalb County Prison Records

Prisons keep records on people who have been convicted of a crime and sentenced to DeKalb County prison, either by the DeKalb County Court, Alabama State Court, or Federal court. Online databases are the best way to obtain DeKalb County prison records. If you know the individual's name and the location of the person's trial, you can obtain a prison record from the DeKalb County, Alabama State, or Federal corrections agency that has the individual in custody.

Alabama Prison Records

For inmates at a Alabama State prison, the Alabama Department of Corrections may provide an online inmate locator. In some cases, you can contact the Alabama Department of Corrections directly by phone or email to obtain prison records.

Federal Prison Records

For inmates at a Federal prison, start with the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Inmate Locator. This is an online database of current and former inmates that dates back to 1881. The BOP Inmate Locator will give you the age, race, sex, and registration number of the inmate, as well as the projected release date and the DeKalb County prison where the inmate is incarcerated.