See Shelby 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.
Shelby County Jail 380 McDow Road Columbiana AL 35051 205-669-3938
Shelby County Juvenile Detention PO Box 736 Columbiana AL 35051 205-669-3990
Shelby County Jails and Prisons maintain records on every person who is currently or was formerly incarcerated in Shelby County, AL. Shelby County inmate records are available online upon request.Records available from Shelby County Jails and Prisons
Jails and prisons in Shelby County keep records on the prisoners in their custody. This includes current Shelby County inmates as well as former inmates. These inmate records contain a wealth of information on the inmate's history.Shelby County Inmate Records
Shelby County inmate records include the prisoner's date of birth, ID number, and which jail or prison in Shelby County, Alabama they were detained. These public inmate records also include the law they were convicted of violating, scheduled release dates, the Shelby County Court that assigned the charges, the date they were first incarcerated, prior incarcerations, and which Shelby County jail they were housed in while awaiting trial at the Shelby County Criminal Court.Shelby County Jail Records
For individuals in custody at the Shelby County Jail you may be able to access an online database of inmates and Shelby County jail rosters. You may also contact the Shelby County Sheriff's Department for Shelby County jail records.Shelby County Prison Records
Prisons keep records on people who have been convicted of a crime and sentenced to Shelby County prison, either by the Shelby County Court, Alabama State Court, or Federal court. Online databases are the best way to obtain Shelby 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 Shelby 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 Shelby County prison where the inmate is incarcerated.