Meade County Detention Center, KY Inmate Roster

Updated on: October 8, 2021
Meade County Detention Center

Visitation Hours

  • Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
  • 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
  • Holiday Closed

Meade County Detention Center Basic Information

Facility Name
Meade County Detention Center
Facility Type
County Jail
516 Hillcrest Drive, Brandenburg, KY, 40108
Postal Code
Meade County
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Are you trying to reach someone in the Meade County Detention Center, Brandenburg, Kentucky? If so, you may have a lot of questions. Finding an inmate isn’t always easy, but when you look in the right place, you’ll be able to do an inmate search and find the roster and records in no time.

The Meade County Detention Center in Texas houses hundreds of inmates in their facility. Because it’s a county jail, it works a lot different than a state prison. County jail houses inmates that haven’t been given their full sentence yet.

In order to find more information on an inmate in Meade County Detention Center, keep reading. In no time, you’ll be able to locate an inmate, add money to their accounts, and send mail back and forth. Let’s start with understanding the inmate trust fund.

Understanding the Inmate Trust Fund

When an inmate is put into the system of the Meade County Detention Center, they’re given an inmate trust fund. This is also known as an inmate bank. This bank is where money of each individual in the jail is housed.

How do I send an inmate money?

  • If you want to send an inmate money you can do so by entering the jail and using the lobby located at 516 Hillcrest Drive, Brandenburg, KY, 40108.

  • Money can also be sent through Western Union. If you’re going to send money through Western Union, you need their Inmates Number, SPN Number, and the Code Number.

Understanding How to Talk to an Inmate

Another confusing part of having an inmate in the Meade County Detention Center is how you can talk to an inmate. Inmates who are in this system are not allowed to get phone calls. Inmates are allowed to place collect calls.

How do I talk to an inmate?

  • Advance Pay accounts are what the inmates have to be able to make phone calls. Every time an inmate makes a phone call, the cost is deducted from their account.

  • You can have a phone call blocked and some phone numbers may be restricted.

  • If you have any problems call Securus at 1-800-844-6591

Meade County Detention Center Visitation 101

An important part of visiting in the Meade County Detention Center is following the rules. The Meade County Detention Center actually has a visitation schedule, so make sure you’re following that to set up visitations.

Please understand that visitations are a privilege and not a right. Visitations can be denied at any point. For example, if you break any of the rules, visitations will be denied. Visitations can also be suspended. Here are a few other rules to pay attention to:

  • Inmates can only have a 20-minute visit per day

  • 2 adults and 2 children can visit an inmate at a time

  • Attorneys can visit an inmate at any time

  • If a visitor is 17 years or older, they must have a valid identification card

Understanding How an Inmate Can Get Mail

Keep in mind that the inmate you’re trying to send mail to is under certain restrictions by the Meade County Detention Center. They’re not free to get mail as they would at a residence where they live.

An inmate mail has to include certain information. The information must include:

  • Sender’s full name

  • Sender’s full address

  • Inmate’s SPN

  • Inmate’s full name

  • Inmate’s housing facility

  • Inmate’s cell block number

  • Books must come directly from the publisher

Items that cannot be put in the mail are quite large. While you can see the full list here, check out this smaller condensed list.

  • Greeting cards

  • Envelopes

  • Pens

  • Obscene pictures (Pictures depicting FULL or PARTIAL nudity)

  • Pencils

  • Perfumed letters

If any of these rules are violated, you won’t be able to send any more mail to Meade County Detention Center. Make sure you pay attention to the rules of regulations of sending mail.

Finding an Inmate in the Meade County Detention Center

Before you can talk to an inmate or send them mail, you may be wondering how you can find them in the system.

Go here to locate the system. In order to use the Meade County Detention Center inmate finder properly, you will need to know certain information about the inmate.

You will need last name, first name, and their birthdate. The Meade County Detention Center works extra hard to make sure all information is accurate.

Keep this in mind as you’re looking for an inmate. Searching through the records can be confusing at first, but you’ll get it in no time.

Meade County Detention Center Commissary

Although every inmate in the Meade County Detention Center has the basics when they enter the county prison system, they may want to purchase extras.

This is where the commissary comes in. Inmates can purchase extra items in the commissary. They may be able to pick out items like:

  • Pencils

  • Paper

  • Envelopes

  • Stamps

The Meade County Detention Center has a multitude of services to serve inmates. Some of the inmate services range from sending mail to them talking on the phone. If you know someone in the Meade County Detention Center, make sure you do the search first and then you can send mail, make phone calls, and so much more!

Meade County Prison Statistics

Meade County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Jail 2
Jail Population Held for ICE -
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies -
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail -
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison 5
Jail Population Held for State Prison 200

Meade County Prison Population By Race

Black Prison Population 7
Asian Prison Population -
White Prison Population 141
Other Prison Population 1
Native Prison Population -
Latino Prison Population -

Meade County Prison Admissions

Other Prison Admissions 2
Latino Prison Admissions -
White Prison Admissions 138
Native Prison Admissions -
Female Prison Admissions 33
Asian Prison Admissions -
Black Prison Admissions 5
Total Prison Admissions 145
Male Prison Admissions 112

Meade County Prison Population

Female Prison Population 21
Male Prison Population 128
Total Prison Population 149

Meade County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 4,073
Total Jail Population 200
Male Jail Population 160
Female Jail Population 40

Kentucky Jail & Prison Phone Call Rates

Out of State Phone Call Rate Per Minute $0.21
In-State Phone Call Rate Per Minute $0.21

Meade County Jail Admissions By Race

Native Jail Population -
Black Jail Population 20
Asian Jail Population -
Latino Jail Population 2
White Jail Population 180

Meade County Pretrial Jail Population

Male Pretrial Jail Population -
Female Pretrial Jail Population -
Pretrial Jail Population 45

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