Jefferson County Jails & Prisons

See Jefferson 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.


Community Correctional Center 316 East Chestnut Street Louisville KY 40202 502-574-2087


Louisville Metro Jail & Department Of Corrections 400 South 6th Street Louisville KY 40202 502-574-8477

Louisville Metro Youth Detention Center 700 West Jefferson Street Louisville KY 40202 502-574-6177

Menifee County Jail 382 Alley Rd Wellington KY 40387 606-768-9046

Clark County Juvenile 609 Meigs Avenue Jeffersonville IN 47130 7.5 miles from Jefferson County 812-285-6360

Clark County Jail 501 East Court Avenue Jeffersonville IN 47130 7.5 miles from Jefferson County 812-283-4471

Floyd County Jail 311 Hauss Square New Albany IN 47150 11.2 miles from Jefferson County 812-948-5404

Bullitt County Detention Center 1671 Preston Highway Shepherdsville KY 40165 15.4 miles from Jefferson County 502-543-7263

Oldham County Jail 102 West Main Street La Grange KY 40031 21.3 miles from Jefferson County 502-222-3500

Anderson County Jail 1000 Detention Road Shelbyville KY 40065 23.8 miles from Jefferson County 502-633-2343

Shelby County Detention Center 1000 Detention Road Shelbyville KY 40065 23.8 miles from Jefferson County 502-633-2343

Spencer County Jail 1000 Detention Road Shelbyville KY 40065 23.8 miles from Jefferson County 502-477-8780

Harrison County Jail 1445 Gardner Lane Northwest Corydon IN 47112 26.5 miles from Jefferson County 812-738-2195

Nelson County Jail PO Box 280 Bardstown KY 40004 28.0 miles from Jefferson County 502-348-1860

Meade County Detention Center 516 Hillcrest Drive Brandenburg KY 40108 30.9 miles from Jefferson County 270-422-2546

Scott County Sheriff 111 South 1st Street Scottsburg IN 47170 34.7 miles from Jefferson County 812-752-8400

Washington County Jail 801 Jackson Street Salem IN 47167 36.8 miles from Jefferson County 812-883-5999

Lincoln Village Regional Juvenile Detention Center 820 New Glendale Road Elizabethtown KY 42701 36.9 miles from Jefferson County 270-766-5280

Hardin County Detention Center 100 Lawson Boulevard Elizabethtown KY 42701 37.8 miles from Jefferson County 270-765-7717

Jefferson County Jail 317 Walnut Street Madison IN 47250 40.7 miles from Jefferson County 812-265-2648

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.