Boone County KY Jail (ICE)

County Jail

Last Updated: March 09, 2024
3020 Conrad Ln, Burlington, KY 41005
Mailing Address
PO Box 898, Burlington, KY 41005

Boone Co Jail is for County Jail offenders sentenced up to twenty four months.

All prisons and jails have Security or Custody levels depending on the inmate’s classification, sentence, and criminal history. Please review the rules and regulations for County - medium facility.

The phone carrier is, to see their rates and best-calling plans for your inmate to call you.

If you are seeking to send your inmate money for commissary, one recommended for this facility is JailATM™. There is a fee for sending money, see their rates and limitations.

If you are unsure of your inmate's location, you can search and locate your inmate by typing in their last name, first name or first initial, and/or the offender ID number to get their accurate information immediately Registered Offenders

Satellite View of Boone County KY Jail (ICE)

You can support your loved ones at Boone Co Jail on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 859-334-2143.

When someone you care about gets locked up, it's tough to figure out all the ins and outs of jail life. From sending mail to visiting, there are a lot of things to sort out. And getting info about the arrest? Not always easy. That's where this webpage comes in handy. It's here to help you get a handle on how things work at Boone County KY Jail (ICE) so you can stay connected and support your loved one behind bars.

The Boone Co Jail is a detention center located at 3020 Conrad Ln Burlington, KY which is operated locally by the Boone County Sheriff's Office and holds inmates awaiting trial or sentencing or both. Most of the sentenced inmates are here for less than two years. Boone County accepts inmates from surrounding towns, Burlington Police Department, and the US Marshal's Service.

New detainees arrive at the jail regularly, with some being released on bail, placed under pretrial services caseloads, supervised by probation agencies, or released on recognizance with a court appearance agreement. Those who are not released await their court appearances at the jail, receiving accommodations including bedding and meals. You can see all the arrest records for Kentucky here.

The Boone County Jail in Kentucky operates with a clear focus on efficiency, community service, and support for law enforcement agencies. With a capacity to house 424 maximum, medium, and minimum security inmates at the main jail, along with an additional 76 minimum security inmates at its work camp facility, the institution plays a vital role in the county's criminal justice system.

Notably, the Boone County Jail serves all law enforcement agencies in the area, including the Florence Police Department, the Boone County Sheriff’s Department, the Greater Cincinnati Airport Police Department, and the Kentucky State Police. This collaborative approach ensures that the jail can fulfill its mission of maintaining public safety and upholding the law.

Central to the operations of the Boone County Jail is its inmate labor program, which is designed to not only benefit the institution but also provide valuable services to the community. Inmates are engaged in various activities such as cutting county grass, litter pickup, dump site cleanup, and gardening. The program not only helps in the upkeep of public spaces but also provides over $700,000 worth of free labor to the county annually. Moreover, the Jail Work Camp's initiative to grow a garden further demonstrates its commitment to self-sustainability and reducing operational costs.

The institution's mission statement underscores its commitment to being economically self-sufficient while also providing essential services to the Boone County community through inmate labor. This ethos reflects a forward-thinking approach that seeks to maximize resources and contribute positively to the local community.

One unique aspect of the Kentucky criminal justice system is the election of the jailer, making it the only state in the nation with such a practice. The jailer, an elected partisan county officer, serves a four-year term. This democratic process ensures accountability and transparency in the administration of the county jail system, allowing residents to have a direct say in its governance.

For individuals seeking information about detainees (ICE Detainee Locator) or needing to leave urgent messages, the Boone County Jail provides specific contact procedures. Calls can be made to (859) 334-2143 during designated hours, and callers are required to provide detailed biographical information about the individual in question. Detainees themselves cannot receive incoming calls, but urgent messages can be relayed through the provided contact number.

In conclusion, the Boone County Jail stands as a model of efficiency and community engagement within the Kentucky criminal justice landscape. Through its inmate labor program, collaborative partnerships with law enforcement agencies, and commitment to self-sustainability, the institution plays a crucial role in maintaining public safety and serving the needs of the Boone County community.

Inmate Locator

To utilize the Inmate Search page on InmateAid, begin by selecting the relevant prison facility in Kentucky. This allows you to view the current list of inmates housed at Boone County KY Jail (ICE).

The second section features the InmateAid Inmate Search tool, providing a user-generated database of inmates. You can access this resource to utilize any of InmateAid's services. If you require assistance in creating an inmate profile to maintain communication, please contact us at, and we'll gladly help you locate your loved one.

As a last resort, you might have to pay for that information if we do not have it. The Arrest Record Search will cost you a small amount, but their data is the freshest available and for that reason, they charge to access it.

Visitation Information

VIDEO VISIT AT THE JAIL - All on-site video visitation visits must be scheduled in advance by visiting the public lobby during visitation days, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.

  • Visitation at the main jail with a last name beginning with the letter A through letter M is on Tuesday from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Visitation at the main jail with the last name beginning with the letter N through letter Z is on Thursday from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Each inmate is permitted a 30-minute visit. Visitation for all prisoners at the main jail is on Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Each inmate on Saturday is permitted a 15-minute visit. Children when accompanied by an adult shall be permitted to visit. The inmate may have one adult visitor, (18) years of age or older, in the visitation room at a time and the total time can be shared by no more than three (3) individuals. Visitors will not be permitted into the jail lobby until 6:45 a.m. When scheduling a visit in advance all visitors shall be required to produce a valid state-issued ID, consular ID or passport.

Any visitor who refuses to consent to a search or found to violate the visitation rules shall be denied admission.

VIDEO VISIT FROM HOME - Inmate family members can visit face to face by purchasing video visit time from home. Details on how to purchase this visit time are listed below:

  • Utilizing Google Chrome, Go To snd create an account
  • Login to your account at Select a facility, and the desired person, then reserve your visit date and time.
  • You will receive an email with instructions for conducting your visit from anywhere.

Compatible with Windows and Mac Computers, Laptops, and Android Smartphones & Tablets. If you have any questions regarding this service please contact or Customer care at (775) 434-8748.

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