Simpson County KY Detention Center is classed as a medium security facility. It has a strengthened perimeter fence and electronic detection systems to ensure inmates stay within the facility. To help inmates prepare themselves to rejoin the wider community, Simpson County KY Detention Center offers a wide range of work and treatment programs.

Simpson County KY Detention Center is a County Jail used by the jurisdictions of Simpson to confine inmates for short periods while awaiting trial or processing. As inmates are staying for only a short period, it has fewer amenities than a jail or prison. Inmates do, however, have access to bathroom facilities and are provided with meals during their stay. Simpson County KY Detention Center may also have a common area in which inmates can socialize.

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Physical Location

217 East Kentucky Street
Box 411

Franklin, KY 42134

Contact Info

270-586-5351
270-586-1943 (Fax)

Extra Information

Combined Public Communications

Phone cards are $10.00 each and can be purchased through the commissary.

To add money to an inmate's PIN#: 877-998-5678
To add money to an inmate's commissary: 866-345-1884