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Updated on: April 18, 2024

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About Brown County Jail

The Brown County Jail is located in Nashville, Indiana. The Brown County Sheriff’s Department operates and manages the Brown County Jail. 

These inmates are from minimum-security level all the way to the maximum-security level. There are both male and female inmates. 

Brown County Jail is supplied with medical staff, mental health staff, a kitchen, administrative segregation, medical segregation, and disciplinary housing. 

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Brown County Jail
Facility Name
Brown County Jail
Facility Type
County Jail
39 North Van Buren, Nashville, IN, 47448
[email protected]
Security Level
Postal Code
Brown County
Official Website

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

Brown County Sheriffs Office

Scott Southerland
55 State Road 46, Nashville, Indiana, 47448

Inmate Search

Finding someone in the Brown County Jail is very simple. You don't have to find the correct phone number, to be transferred from one person to next, to be put on hold, or get disconnected.

Using a computer or mobile phone, you can now do an inmate search from the comfort of your own home. 

The Brown County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Brown County Jail. Keeping an up to date database of all inmates currently in their custody is a big responsibility. That is what the Brown County Sheriff's Department does.

The Brown County Jail has its roster open to the general public by the Brown County Sheriff's Department. You can find the Brown County Jail roster on the Brown County Sheriff’s official website.

Sending a Mail

Inmates in the Brown County Jail can receive written letters from their family and friends. These letters cannot contain many things or else they will be sent back to the original sender. 

Keep in mind that the inmates cannot receive the following items:

  • Stamps
  • Envelopes
  • Writing Paper
  • Pens
  • Pencils
  • Polaroids
  • Gang Related Items
  • Sexual in Nature Photos
  • Drawings
  • Stickers
  • Glitter

Inmates can receive books, magazines, and newspapers. These books, magazines, and newspapers are required to be sent directly to the jail from the bookstore or the publisher. All books will need to be new. All books will need to be paperback. No used or hardcover books are permitted.

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Sending Money

Brown County Jail inmates will need to have money to make purchases for day to day life items they will need from the commissary. 

If you would like to fund an inmate you can drop off cashier checks, money order and cash to the front desk in the Brown County Jail. From there the jail staff will deposit the funds into the inmate’s account. 

In order for the staff to place the funds into the correct account, you will need to make sure you have the inmate’s number and their inmate full name, so the jail staff can put the funds into the proper account. 

You will have to wait several days before the funds will be deposited. 

Phone Calls

The Brown County Jailinmates are able to call home to their friends and family. Inmates are only allowed to make collect calls. Inmates are only able to call those who possess a landline phone. Those who have cell phones will not be able to get any collect calls. The individual receiving the collect call is the one responsible for any and all fees from the collect call. Brown County Jail is not the one responsible for any charges from the collect calls.

Calling features such as three-way calling and call forwarding are not permitted for the inmates to use. If an inmate is found using any of these features the call will be disconnected immediately, and disciplinary action will be taken up against the inmate.

Visiting Rules

Inmates at the Brown County Jail are allowed to have visitors. The Brown County Jail visitations are video visitation only. You will need to call 812-988-6655.

Before you are allowed to visit an inmate you will need to be on the inmate’s visitation list. All inmates in good standing are allowed 1 free video visit for each week. The video visit will be no longer than 20 minutes.

Inmates at Brown County Jail who are on disciplinary lockdown will only be allowed to have visitors from their immediate family only. 

The visiting hours are listed below:

Brown County Prison Statistics

Brown County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 1
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison 1
Jail Population Held for State Jail 3
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies -
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail 1
Jail Population Held for ICE -

Brown County Jail Admissions By Race

Black Jail Population -
Asian Jail Population -
White Jail Population 35
Native Jail Population -
Latino Jail Population 1

Brown County Prison Population By Race

Native Prison Population -
Other Prison Population -
Latino Prison Population -
Asian Prison Population -
White Prison Population 30
Black Prison Population -

Brown County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 39
Male Jail Population 25
Total Jail Population 36
Female Jail Population 10

Brown County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 18
Female Pretrial Jail Population 1
Male Pretrial Jail Population 19

Brown County Prison Admissions

Total Prison Admissions 10
Black Prison Admissions -
Other Prison Admissions -
Native Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions -
White Prison Admissions 10
Male Prison Admissions -
Asian Prison Admissions -
Female Prison Admissions -

Brown County Prison Population

Female Prison Population -
Total Prison Population 30
Male Prison Population -


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