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Updated on: October 30, 2022

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About Knox County Detention Facility

The Knox County Detention Facility is located in Knoxville, Tennessee. The Knox County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Knox County Detention Facility.

The law agencies in and around the Knox County that work closely with this facility is the police departments, sheriff’s, and even the U.S. Marshals. A majority of the inmates in the Knox County Detention Facility reside in Knox County. All inmates that are held in this facility have no more than a 2 years sentence.

While being economical, the mission of the Knox County Detention Facility is to supply inmates with the resources needed.

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

Knox County Detention Facility
Facility Name
Knox County Detention Facility
Facility Type
County Jail
Address
5001 Maloneyville Road, Knoxville, TN, 37918
Phone
865-281-6700
Capacity
964
Security Level
Medium
City
Knoxville
Postal Code
37918
State
Tennessee
Country
Knox 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

Knox County Sheriffs Office - Aviation Division

Sheriff
Tom Spangler
Address
2701 Spence Place, Knoxville, Tennessee, 37920
Phone
865-577-7193
Website
http://www.knoxsheriff.org

Inmate Search

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

The Knox County Detention Facility has its jail roster with their current arrests available to the general public by the Knox County Sheriff's Department. The database can be found on the Knox County Sheriff’s Department official website.

You can do an inmate search on the roster by the inmate's name. When doing a successful inmate search, you will see the inmates information below:

  • Mugshots
  • Weight
  • Height
  • Inmates Name
  • Address
  • Hair Color
  • Eye Color
  • DLM
  • Arrest Information
  • Charges

Sending a Mail

Knox County Detention Facility inmates are allowed to get written letters from their family and friends in the mail. For safety reasons, all letters get inspected by the Knox County Detention Facility employees. The letters will get passed out to the correct inmates after the employees check all the mail. 

When you send items to the jail along with your letters, there are a number of things you are not allowed to send. Here is a list of items you are not allowed to send below: 

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

Knox County Detention Facility inmates can 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 books being sent to the Knox County Detention Facility must be new and paperback. All used and hardcover books are not allowed, Books will be sent back to sender If a hardcover book is sent, it will be sent back to the sender if they are used or hardcovered

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