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Updated on: April 14, 2024

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About Barren County Detention Center

The Barren County Detention Center is located in Glasgow, Kentucky. The Barren County Sheriff’s Department operates and manages the Barren County Detention Center. 

This facility can hold up to 180 inmates. These inmates are from minimum-security level all the way to the maximum-security level. There are both male and female inmates. 

Barren County Detention Center is supplied with medical staff, mental health staff, a kitchen, administrative segregation, medical segregation, and disciplinary housing. 

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Barren County Detention Center
Facility Name
Barren County Detention Center
Facility Type
County Jail
201 Samson Street, Glasgow, KY, 42141
[email protected] [email protected] glasgow-ky.com
Security Level
Postal Code
Barren 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

Barren County Sheriffs Office

Kent Keen
117 North Public Square, Glasgow, Kentucky, 42141

Inmate Search

Finding someone in the Barren County Detention Center 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 Barren County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Barren County Detention Center. Keeping an up to date database of all inmates currently in their custody is a big responsibility. That is what the Barren County Sheriff's Department does.

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

Sending a Mail

Inmates in the Barren County Detention Center 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

Barren County Detention Center 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 Barren County Detention Center. 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 Barren County Detention Centerinmates 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. Barren County Detention Center 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 Barren County Detention Center are allowed to have visitors. The Barren County Detention Center visitations are video visitation only. You will need to call 270-651-8806.

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 Barren County Detention Center who are on disciplinary lockdown will only be allowed to have visitors from their immediate family only. 

The visiting hours are listed below:

Barren County Prison Statistics

Barren County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 116
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison 1
Jail Population Held for State Jail 39
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 6
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail -
Jail Population Held for ICE -

Barren County Jail Admissions By Race

Black Jail Population 24
Asian Jail Population -
White Jail Population 128
Native Jail Population -
Latino Jail Population 3

Barren County Prison Population By Race

Native Prison Population -
Other Prison Population 3
Latino Prison Population 5
Asian Prison Population -
White Prison Population 159
Black Prison Population 21

Barren County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 2,584
Male Jail Population 126
Total Jail Population 148
Female Jail Population 29

Barren County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 20
Female Pretrial Jail Population 10
Male Pretrial Jail Population 55

Barren County Prison Admissions

Total Prison Admissions 137
Black Prison Admissions 13
Other Prison Admissions 4
Native Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions -
White Prison Admissions 120
Male Prison Admissions 110
Asian Prison Admissions -
Female Prison Admissions 27

Barren County Prison Population

Female Prison Population 26
Total Prison Population 188
Male Prison Population 162

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