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Freeborn County Detention Center, MN Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Freeborn County Detention Center
Facility Name
Freeborn County Detention Center
Facility Type
County Jail
Address
411 South Broadway Avenue, Albert Lea, MN, 56007
Phone
507-377-5267
Capacity
122
City
Albert Lea
Postal Code
56007
State
Minnesota
Country
Freeborn County
Official Website
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

The Freeborn County Detention Center is located in Albert Lea, Minnesota. The facility is operated and managed by the Freeborn County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Freeborn County Detention Center

At any given time, the Freeborn County Detention Center can hold as many as 122 inmates.

A majority of the inmates in the Freeborn County Detention Center reside in Freeborn County. All inmates that are held in this facility have no more than a 2-year sentence. 

While being economical the mission of the Freeborn County Detention Center is to supply the inmates with all the resources they need. 

The jail operates in a way that surpasses national and state standards. 

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

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

The file of the Freeborn County Detention Center roster is a PDF. During normal business hours, It is updated frequently. The Freeborn County Detention Center roster is in alphabetical order. When doing a successful inmate search you will see the information about the inmates below:

  • Inmate Number
  • Charges
  • Inmate Name
  • Assigned Housing
  • Date of Birth
  • Sex
  • Race
  • Arrest Date
  • Mugshots

Family and friends are allowed to send written letters to Inmates in the Freeborn County Detention Center. For safety reasons all letters will be examined when they arrive by the jail employees. 

There are a lot of things you are not allowed to send to the jail with your letters.

•    Gang Related Items
•    Glitter
•    Ribbons
•    Confetti
•    Metal
•    Plastic
•    String
•    Stamps
•    Perfume
•    Lipstick/Lip Gloss/Chapstick
•    Music Cards
•    Envelopes
•    Writing Paper
•    Pens
•    Pencils
•    Polaroids
•    No photographs larger than 5×7”

The Freeborn County Detention Center inmates can get books, newspapers and magazines sent to them. The books, newspapers and magazines will need to be sent straight from the bookstore or publisher to the jail. All books that are sent to the jail must be new and paperback. All used and hardcover books are not allowed. If a used or hardcover book is sent to the jail, it will be sent back to the sender. 

In order for inmates to use the phone or buy things from the commissary inmates in the Freeborn County Detention Center will need funds. There are several different ways to transfer funds to the inmates' account.

Online

First, you can go to the Access Corrections website, to transfer funds online. However, you will need to create an account. There is no fee for this service.

By Phone

You can call 507-377-5267 to deposit funds into an inmate's account by phone. However, there is a fee for this service.

Kiosk

There is a kiosk in the Freeborn County Detention Center lobby available between the hours of 7:30 am to 11 pm, daily.

The Freeborn County Detention Center inmates are allowed to make collect calls. Inmates are only able to call those who have a landline. You will not be able to receive a collect call on a cell phone. The individual receiving the collect call is the one responsible for any and all fees that come from the collect call. Any fees that come from collect calls are not the Freeborn County Detention Center responsibility.

During phone time, inmates can call their friends and family. The inmates are allowed  15-minute calls. The call will be disconnected when the 15-minutes is over.

The Freeborn County Detention Center inmates do not have a way to get on the internet. To keep in touch with friends and family the inmates do not have a way to use any electronic messaging systems. You will need to send a written letter to an inmate at the Freeborn County Detention Center to the address above If you would like to stay in touch with them.

Freeborn County Detention Center inmates can have visitors. All visitors under the age of 18 will are allowed to visit, but they will need to be with their legal guardian. Before you are allowed to visit you will have to show either your driver’s license, state identification card, or your United States Passport. 

Make sure you put all of your personal items in your car since no personal items are allowed in the visitation area.   

The Freeborn County Detention Center visits are video visits through Securus Technologies.  Inmates are not allowed contact visits in the Freeborn County Detention Center

The Freeborn County Detention Center visits are video visits through Securus Technologies. Inmates are not allowed contact visits. Visitations at the Freeborn County Detention Center are a privilege and not a right.