Houston County Jail & Prison Records Search

See Houston 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.


Houston County Jail 901 East Main Street Dothan AL 36301 334-712-0762


Find Houston County Jail & Prison Records

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

Records available from Houston County Jails and Prisons

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

Houston County Inmate Records

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

Houston County Jail Records

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

Houston County Prison Records

Prisons keep records on people who have been convicted of a crime and sentenced to Houston County prison, either by the Houston County Court, Alabama State Court, or Federal court. Online databases are the best way to obtain Houston 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 Houston County, Alabama State, or Federal corrections agency that has the individual in custody.

Alabama Prison Records

For inmates at an 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 Houston County prison where the inmate is incarcerated.