Franklin County Jails & Prisons

See Franklin County KY 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.


Franklin County Regional Jail 400 Coffee Tree Road Frankfort KY 40601 502-875-7398


Woodford County Detention Center 204 Beasley Road Versailles KY 40383 14.3 miles from Franklin County 859-873-3196

Scott County Detention Center 130 North Court Street Georgetown KY 40324 16.9 miles from Franklin County 502-863-7880

Anderson County Jail 1000 Detention Road Shelbyville KY 40065 19.1 miles from Franklin County 502-633-2343

Shelby County Detention Center 1000 Detention Road Shelbyville KY 40065 19.1 miles from Franklin County 502-633-2343

Spencer County Jail 1000 Detention Road Shelbyville KY 40065 19.1 miles from Franklin County 502-477-8780

Fayette Reg'L Juvenile Detention Center 3475 Spurr Road Lexington KY 40511 19.4 miles from Franklin County 859-246-2806

Fayette County Detention Center 600 Old Frankfort Circle Lexington-Fayette KY 40510 21.1 miles from Franklin County 859-425-2617

Lexington Jail 600 Old Frankfort Circle Lexington-Fayette KY 40510 21.1 miles from Franklin County 859-425-2700

Jessamine County Detention Center 229 East Maple Street Nicholasville KY 40356 29.4 miles from Franklin County 859-885-4558

Oldham County Jail 102 West Main Street La Grange KY 40031 30.1 miles from Franklin County 502-222-3500

Grant County Detention Center 212 Barnes Road Williamstown KY 41097 32.7 miles from Franklin County 859-824-5191

Bourbon County Jail 101 Legion Road Paris KY 40361 34.0 miles from Franklin County 859-987-2137

Harrison County Jail 101 Legion Road Paris KY 40361 34.0 miles from Franklin County 859-588-0298

Nicholas County Jail 101 Legion Road Paris KY 40361 34.0 miles from Franklin County 859-289-2341

Robertson County Jail 101 Legion Road Paris KY 40361 34.0 miles from Franklin County 606-724-5685

Carroll County Detention Center 800 Clay Street Carrollton KY 41008 34.7 miles from Franklin County 502-732-9499

Henry County Jail 800 Clay Street Carrollton KY 41008 34.7 miles from Franklin County 502-732-9499

Owen County Jail 800 Clay Street Carrollton KY 41008 34.7 miles from Franklin County 502-484-3363

Trimble County Jail 800 Clay Street Carrollton KY 41008 34.7 miles from Franklin County 502-255-7448

About Jails and Prisons

Jails and prisons house people who are awaiting trial and inmates who have been convicted of a crime. These facilities are divided into county jails, state prisons, and federal prisons.

Jails and prisons maintain records on every person who is currently or was formerly incarcerated at their facility. These records are open to the public and are often available through online databases.