Bedford County Jail, Tennessee Inmate Search

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The Bedford County Jail, located at 210 North Spring Street, Shelbyville, TN, 37160 is a County Jail and serves Bedford County. It has a capacity of 125. If the inmate you are looking for is not on the search above, you can go directly to the Bedford County Jail’s website or you can call the jail directly on: 931-684-4566, 931-631-0893.

The Bedford County Jail, located at 210 North Spring Street, Shelbyville, TN, 37160 is a County Jail and serves . It has a capacity of 125.

Those close to inmates may:

  • Send inmates mail
  • Deposit money into their inmate trust account
  • Receive calls from them
  • Visit them

Bedford County Jail, Tennessee
General Information

Bedford County Jail Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff’s Name Bedford County Sheriffs Department / Bedford County Juvenile Detention Center
Address 103 Lane Parkway, Shelbyville, Tennessee, 37160
Phone Number 931-684-3232

Visiting hours

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
Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Visitation Rules

While inmates can receive visitors at Bedford County Jail, there are strict rules in place. If you don’t adhere to these rules, your visit will be denied (often without warning), and you could risk future visits.


Visitors must schedule a visit, in line with the visitation hours of the jail, and its requirements.


Visitors must also have their government ID on them to be permitted into the visiting area. They must adhere to jail’s dress code. They will not be able to bring anything into the visitation area.


Call 931-684-4566, 931-631-0893 for scheduling a visit. http://www.bedfordcountyso.net/ website for more information about the application process.

Sending A Mail Or Package

All mail coming into the prison is inspected by the jail staff.

It is important that for any mail to be processed at Bedford County Jail that the sender’s name and mailing address is included on the envelope.

In addition, the inmate’s full name (that they are in the jail under), the inmate’s SPN & cell block area must be listed.

The following restrictions apply for any mail sent to Bedford County Jail:

  • No perfume, body fluids (including lipstick) or makeup can be included
  • No sexually suggestive photographs
  • No medicines
  • No cash or money orders
  • No food or food items
  • Contraband

For full details on the most uptodate policies, visit the Bedford County Jail’s http://www.bedfordcountyso.net/.

To clarify any questions you have on sending mail here, call the Bedford County Jail directly on 931-684-4566, 931-631-0893.

Sending Money

To add money to an inmate’s trust account at Bedford County Jail, you have a few options.

Don’t send cash by mail. You can deposit a money order. You may also be able to use: Touch Pay Direct to deposit money.

You can call the jail at 931-684-4566, 931-631-0893 to find out any other updated ways of depositing money for an inmate.

Phone Calls

Inmates held at Bedford County Jail are not allowed to receive phone calls. They are however allowed to put through collect calls. Some jails have also upgraded their phone systems to allow detainees to make calls directly to landlines and cell phones, which means calls are usually cheaper than if they were on a collect basis.

All calls made out can be recorded and monitored, so care should be taken about what is discussed.

The jail may limit calls to some numbers for security reasons, without providing any warning.

To find the most uptodate information on the phone policies at Bedford County Jail, call 931-684-4566, 931-631-0893.

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Bedford County Jail OVERVIEW

COUNTY DEPARTMEN'T NAME: Bedford County Jail
CITY: Shelbyville
STATE: Tennessee
ZIP: 37160
POPULATION:
NO. OF CONVICTED:34
CONFINED POPULATION:130
NO. OF NON US CITIZEN:8
GENDER DEMOGRAPHICS:
NO. OF ADULT MALE:81
NO. OF ADULT FEMALE:49
RACIAL DEMOGRAPHICS:
WHITE:98
BLACK:24
HISPANIC/LATINO:8