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Updated on: December 3, 2020

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About Sullivan County Jail

The Sullivan County Jail is located in Blountville, Tennessee. The Sullivan County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Sullivan County Jail. 

The Sullivan County Jail made up of several facilities.

These facilities are different from one another. All of these buildings are responsible for detaining different kinds of inmates. In the buildings at the Sullivan County Jail, the number of inmates varies.

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

In the way, the Sullivan County Jail operates it surpasses national and state standards.

Sullivan County Jail
Facility Name
Sullivan County Jail
Facility Type
County Jail
Address
140 Blountville Bypass PO Box 589, Blountville, TN, 37617
Phone
423-279-7500
Capacity
625
City
Blountville
Postal Code
37617
State
Tennessee
Country
Sullivan 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

Sullivan County Sheriffs Department / Sullivan County Jail

Sheriff
Jeff Cassidy
Address
140 Blountville Bypass, Blountville, Tennessee, 37617
Phone
423-279-7500

Inmate Search

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

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

The Sullivan County Jail roster is set up in alphabetical order. You will need to keep scrolling until you find the inmate’s full name.

You will click on the inmate's name when you see it. When doing a successful inmate search you will see the information listed below:

  • Inmate’s Full Name
  • Sex
  • Date of Birth
  • Race
  • Booking Date
  • Booking Time
  • Release Time
  • Release Date
  • Mugshots
  • Street Address
  • Weight
  • Height
  • Arresting Officer
  • Arresting Agency
  • Charges

However, you will only be able to see the charges they were convicted of. You will not be able to see the inmate’s histories.

Sending a Mail

Inmates in the Sullivan County Jail can receive written letters from their family and friends. These letters will be checked by jail staff upon arrival for safety issues. After the staff examines all the mail, they will pass them out to the correct inmates. 

When sending items to the prison along with your letters, there are a lot of things you should refrain from sending. Such as the following: 

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

Inmates in the Sullivan County Jail can also receive books, magazines, and newspapers. The books, magazines, and newspapers will need to be delivered directly to the prison from the bookstore or publisher. All incoming books will be required to be paperback. All hardcover books are prohibited. If a hardcover book is sent, it will be sent back to the sender. Keep in mind that all books will need to be new too. Used books are not permitted. 

The mailing address for inmates in the Sullivan County Jail is: 

Inmate Name
140 Blountville Bypass
PO Box 589, Blountville, TN, 37617

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Sending Money

The Sullivan County Jail inmates will need funds to buy things from the commissary. If you would like to deposit funds into an inmate’s account, you can send a postal money order straight to the Sullivan County Jail. Make sure you make the money order payable to the inmate. 

You can drop off the money orders or cashier’s checks at the jail as well or you can mail them to the jail at the address listed below: 

Sullivan County Jail
140 Blountville Bypass
PO Box 589, Blountville, TN, 37617

You will need to make sure you have a return address on the envelope if you decide to mail the postal money order. It will take several days for the money orders to be deposited into the inmate’s bank account. 

You can also use the kiosk in the Sullivan County Jail lobby which is available for deposits 7 days a week. The kiosk takes credit cards, debit cards and cash. However, there is a processing fee of $3.

Phone Calls

The Sullivan County Jail inmates are allowed to make phone calls to their family and friends. Incoming calls from friends and family are not allowed for the inmates at the Sullivan County Jail. 

Inmates at the Sullivan County Jail are not allowed to use any calling features which include three-way calling and call forwarding. The call will be immediately disconnected if an inmate is caught using these features. Disciplinary action will be taken up against the inmate as well. 

At the Sullivan County Jail, there are a couple of ways inmates can call you. The Sullivan County Jail inmates are allowed to make collect calls. Inmates are only able to call those who possess a landline. Those who have cell phones will not be able to get these collect calls. The individual receiving the collect call is the one responsible for any and all charges from the phone call. The Sullivan County Jail is not responsible for any charges from the collect calls.

Most of the inmates at the Sullivan County Jail opt-in with using the Global Tel*link (GTL). The Global Tel*link contracts with the Sullivan County Jail to provide phone services. You will be required to create an account. You call them at 1-888-415-0377 can visit them on the web at their GTL website.

Visiting Rules

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

Keep in mind, all your personal belongings will need to stay in your car. In the visitation area, no personal belongings will be allowed.

You will need to make an appointment if you would like to visit an inmate. You can schedule your visit by visiting this site. If you haven't already created an account, you will need to do so.

The Sullivan County Jail inmates are allowed to have 2 30-minute visitation sessions per calendar week.

Sullivan County Prison Statistics

Sullivan County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 147
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison 12
Jail Population Held for State Jail 180
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 13
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail 60
Jail Population Held for ICE 3

Sullivan County Jail Admissions By Race

Black Jail Population 319
Asian Jail Population -
White Jail Population 385
Native Jail Population 1
Latino Jail Population 5

Sullivan County Prison Population By Race

Native Prison Population -
Other Prison Population 4
Latino Prison Population -
Asian Prison Population -
White Prison Population 894
Black Prison Population 161

Sullivan County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 6,929
Male Jail Population 588
Total Jail Population 783
Female Jail Population 121

Sullivan County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 444
Female Pretrial Jail Population 49
Male Pretrial Jail Population 252

Sullivan County Prison Admissions

Total Prison Admissions 456
Black Prison Admissions 41
Other Prison Admissions -
Native Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions -
White Prison Admissions 415
Male Prison Admissions 334
Asian Prison Admissions -
Female Prison Admissions 122

Sullivan County Prison Population

Female Prison Population 171
Total Prison Population 1,059
Male Prison Population 888

Directions

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