Clark County Detention Center | Winchester, Kentucky

30 Wall St
Winchester, KY 40391-1900

(859) 745-0270

Clark County Detention Center

The Clark County Detention Center in Clark County serves the city of Winchester and other smaller towns in Clark. The address of record for Clark County Detention Center is 30 Wall St. This is located in Winchester, KY, 40391-1900, a city in Clark. Always call the jail to verify that an inmate is at that location and can receive visitors before traveling.

Prisons in KY like Clark County Detention Center can often make it difficult and costly for inmates to call the outside. Some prisons charge over $10 a minute to make a long distance phone call. The best way to avoid these fees is to set up a local phone number that will ring your phone number(s) no matter where you live. provides this service and you can reach them at inmate calls. To send mail to an inmate you can visit send postcards. Once you are able to communicate with your inmate, you can start making plans for visitation. There are many types of prison facility in KY. City Jails, County Jails, State Jails and State Penitentiaries. Each will have it's own rules and times for visitation, calls and mail.

Everything in prison costs money. Soap, toothpaste, phone calls and stamps and envelopes must all be purchased at the commissary. Step one is to get set up with phone service so you can communicate. Then you can learn what an inmate needs and how to properly send it.

It's important for prison families to help each other to help their loved ones inside and out. By sharing information about Clark County Detention Center with other families, it will help them avoid mistakes and confusion that no one needs or wants.
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