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U.S. Marshals Service

Southern District of Alabama

Prisoner Detention   

PRISONER INFORMATION: The United States Marshals Service cannot and will not disclose any personal information, court scheduling, arrest information, prison facility designation or date of transportation of an inmate other than to verify the inmate is in federal custody. Family visits are not permitted at the U.S. Marshals office. For information on visiting an inmate or bringing anything to an inmate (other than court clothing needed on the day of trial) please call the local facility where the inmate is being held or the attorney representing the inmate. 

GENERAL:  The United States Marshals Service is responsible  for obtaining adequate detention space to house USMS prisoners in their districts. Detention facilities the USMS utilizes must meet DOJ detention standards and minimum conditions of confinement. These conditions are as follows:

1.  Staff is on duty 24 hours a day to supervise prisoners.

2.  Three adequate meals a day are provided to prisoners.

3.  Adequate emergency medical coverage is available 24 hours a day.

4.  Adequate fire and other emergency plans and procedures are followed.

5.  There is adequate security present.

6.  Adequate sanitation and hygiene services are available.

7.  An adequate suicide prevention policy is in place.

8.  There is adequate access to prescription medication if warranted.

The following local detention facilities are utilized in the Southern District of Alabama to house federal defendants that are waiting trial or movement to another facility.
Baldwin County Jail
200 Hand Avenue
Bay Minette, AL 36507
(251) 937-0361              

Escambia County Jail
316 Court Street
Brewton, AL 36426
(251) 809-0741

Mobile County Metro Jail
450 Emanuel Street    
Mobile, AL  36603
(251) 574-4702

Monroe County Jail
160 Wilcox St
Monroeville, AL 36460
(251) 575-2635

Perry County Corrections Center
Rt.2 Box 176 Hwy.80
Uniontown, AL 36786

For information pertaining to prisoners that have already been moved to their designated Federal Prison facilities contact the United States Bureau of Prisons.

For information pertaining to prisoners that are in the Alabama Prison System and have completed their obligations within the Federal system contact the Alabama Department of Corrections. is an official site of the U.S. Federal Government, U.S. Department of Justice