Over 6488+ facilities

York County Jail, ME Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: May 25, 2022

York County Jail offender locator: Defendant Record, Alias, Who's in jail, Amount, Arrests, Age, Cell Location, Alias, Bond, Inmate List, Status, Release Date, Mugshots, Bookings, Disposition, Status, Booking Date, Warrant, Race, Status, Commitment Date, Court Date, Amount.

About York County Jail

The York County Jail is located in Alfred, Maine. The York County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the York County Jail. 

Ar any given time the York County Jail can detain as many as 298 inmates. The York County Jail normally uses direct supervision. 

Majority or probably all the inmates held in York County Jail reside in York County. A majority of the inmates are pretrial inmates and sentenced inmates. 

While being economical the mission of the York County Jail is to supply the inmates with all the resources they need. 

The York County Jail is operated in a way that surpasses national and state standards. 

York County Jail
Facility Name
York County Jail
Facility Type
County Jail
1 Layman Way, Alfred, ME, 04002
Postal Code
York 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

York County Sheriffs Department / York County Jail

William L. King, Jr.
1 Layman Way, Alfred, Maine, 04002
[email protected]

Inmate Search

The York County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the York County Jail. Keeping and maintaining an up to date database of all current inmates is a big responsibility. That is what the York County Jail does. 

The York County Jail has its jail roster with their current arrests open to the general public by the York County Sheriff's Department. This database can be found on the York County Sheriff’s Department official website.

The York County Jail inmate lookup is in alphabetical order. When doing a successful inmate search you will see the information listed below:

  • Inmate's Full Name
  • Age
  • Date Of Birth
  • Bail
  • Projected Release Date
  • Location
  • Booking Date
  • Charges
  • Arresting Agency
  • Mugshots

Sending a Mail

The York County Jail inmates are allowed to get written letters from their family and friends. For safety reasons, all letters will be examined by jail employees when they arrive. The letters will get passed out once the jail staff checks them.  

There are a number of things you are not allowed to send when sending things along with your letters to the jail. List of things not allowed to be sent below:

  • Gang Related Items
  • Plastic
  • Metal
  • Music Cards
  • Purfume
  • String
  • Ribbons
  • Glitter
  • Confetti
  • Lipstick/Lip Gloss/Chapstick
  • Writing Paper
  • Pens
  • Pencils
  • Stamps
  • Polaroids
  • Envelopes
  • No photographs larger than 5x7”

York County Jail inmate's are allowed to get books, newspaper and magazines. The books, newspaper and magazines will need to be delivered directly from the bookstore or publisher to the jail. All incoming books will be required to be paperback. All used and hardcover books are not allowed. Used and hardcover books will be sent back to the sender if they are sent to the jail.   

The Inmate's mailing address for York County Jail is: 

Inmate Full Name
York County Jail
1 Layman Way, Alfred, ME, 04002

Public Records Online Search

Criminal Records and Contact Info aggregated from real law enforcement agencies and government court houses.

Sending Money

The York County Jail inmates will need money to buy things from the commissary. A cashier’s check or money order can be sent straight to the York County Jail if you would like to put money into an inmate's account. You will need to make the money payable to the inmate. 

Money orders or cashier’s checks can be dropped off at the jail or you can send them in the mail to the jail at the address listed below: 

York County Jail
1 Layman Way, Alfred, ME, 04002

Make sure you write the return address on the envelope if you are going to send in money orders or Cashier's checks. Allow several days for the money orders to be deposited into the inmate's account. 

Phone Calls

The York County Jail inmates are not allowed to get phone calls from their family or friends. During phone time, inmates are allowed to make phone calls to their family and friends. The inmates are limited to 15-minute calls. The call will be terminated when the 15 minutes is over.

Calling features such as three-way calling and call forwarding are forbidden for the inmates to use. The call will be disconnected if an inmate is caught using any of these features. Disciplinary action will be taken up against the inmate.   

The York County Jail inmates are only allowed to make collect calls. Inmates are only be allowed to call those who have a landline. Inmates are not able to call those who have a cell phone. The individual receiving the collect call is the one responsible for any and all fees that are associated with the collect call.   The York County Jail is not accountable for any charges associated with the collect calls.

Visiting Rules

The York County Jail inmates are allowed to have visitations. All visitors under the age of 18 will are allowed to visit, however, they will need to be with their legal guardian. Before you are allowed in the visitation area you will need to show either your driver’s license, state identification card, or your United States Passport. 

You will need to put all of your personal belonging in your vehicle. Personal belongings of any kind will be allowed in the visitation area. 

The York County Jail visitation hours are listed below: 

You are only allowed to visit inmates in the York County Jail during the hours listed above. Remember that visiting is a privilege and not a right. 

York County Prison Statistics

York County Prison Population By Race

Other Prison Population 5
Asian Prison Population -
Black Prison Population 18
Native Prison Population -
Latino Prison Population -
White Prison Population 172

York County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 63
Male Pretrial Jail Population 120
Female Pretrial Jail Population 3

York County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 4,085
Male Jail Population 211
Total Jail Population 230
Female Jail Population 30

York County Prison Population

Total Prison Population 195
Male Prison Population 168
Female Prison Population 27

Maine Jail & Prison Phone Call Rates

In-State Phone Call Rate Per Minute $0.09
Out of State Phone Call Rate Per Minute $0.09

York County Jail Admissions By Race

Latino Jail Population 5
Native Jail Population 2
Black Jail Population 10
White Jail Population 211
Asian Jail Population 3

York County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison -
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies -
Jail Population Held for ICE -
Jail Population Held for State Jail 241
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail -
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison -

York County Prison Admissions

Black Prison Admissions 9
Male Prison Admissions 98
Total Prison Admissions 117
Female Prison Admissions 19
White Prison Admissions 106
Native Prison Admissions -
Asian Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions -
Other Prison Admissions 2


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Nearby Jail/Prison

Other Prison Types