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Hernando County Detention Center, FL Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: March 2, 2024
16425 Spring Hill Drive, Brooksville, FL, 34604

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Hernando County Detention Center is located in Brooksville, Florida.

The leadership of Hernando County’s Department of Detention is comprised of sworn/certified detention deputies, civilian support members, and sworn deputy sheriffs.

Chief leads the Hernando County Department of Detention, which includes two detention facilities, the booking facility, county and statewide inmate transportation, courtroom security, court process service, and several inmate work programs.

In addition to providing inmate processing, security, housing, food, and medical services within the two jails, the members of the Hernando County Department of Detention are also responsible for courthouse security, court processing services, inmate transportation services, and the inmate work program.

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Hernando County Detention Center Prison Information

Jail Name Hernando County Detention Center
Jail Type County Jail
Location 16425 Spring Hill Drive, Brooksville, FL, 34604
Contact Numbers 352-544-2334
City Brooksville
Postal Code 34604
State Florida
County Hernando County
Jail Webpage website

Hernando County Sheriffs Office - Eastside Substation

Address 34240 Cortez Boulevard, Ridge Manor, Florida, 33523
Phone 352-583-3355
Website website

Inmate Resources for Family and Friends

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Inmate Search

If you want to see if someone you know is in Hernando County Detention Center, go to this page and check out the roster.

This database will serve as a jail inquiry, and you can easily find anyone you are looking for. Here, you can search their first and last name, and if they are in the jail, their profile will pop up with the following information:

  • Their full name

  • Their mugshot

  • Their race

  • Their date of birth

  • Their height/weight

  • Their booking date

  • Their charges

  • Their location within the jail

  • Their charges

Hernando County Detention Center provides a disclaimer on their website that says the information is for informational use only, it is subject to change, it may contain factual errors, and an arrest goes not mean a conviction.

Sending a Mail

Currently, the Hernando County Sheriff’s Office contracts with Smart Jail Mail, which involves kiosks in all housing units for inmates to use. Through Smart Jail Mail, they can send and receive written communications with loved ones.

Click here to set up your Smart Jail Mail account:

As of now, inmates will no longer receive postal mail, with the exception of legal mail.

If you do not have a computer to set up a Smart Jail Mail account, you may send postal mail to the following address, and it will be scanned and then emailed to the inmate via Smart Jail Mail:

Hernando County Detention Center
16425 Spring Hill Drive, Brooksville, FL, 34604

Make sure to remember to write the inmate’s name and ID number clearly on the envelope.

Sending Money

Loved ones can deposit money into an inmate’s account in the following ways:


  • Visit to create an account

  • Available 24/7

  • Keep track of the deposits you’ve made

  • A convenience fee applies

Over the phone

  • Call 352-544-2334

  • Available Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • A convenience fee applies

In person

  • Visit Hernando County Detention Center

  • Use cash, a credit card, or debit card at a kiosk in the jail lobby

  • open 24 hours per day

  • A convenience fee applies

By mail

  • Send a money order to:
    Hernando County Detention Center
    16425 Spring Hill Drive, Brooksville, FL, 34604

Phone Calls

Hernando County Detention Center provides a collect-calling system for inmate use through a contract with Securus Technologies. The system allows inmates to make collect calls only. No incoming calls can be received by an inmate. To establish an account with Securus, please contact them at 1-800-844-6591 or visit

Visiting Rules

Inmates at Hernando County Detention Center have the opportunity to visit with friends and family twice per week for one hour each day via the Securus video visitation system.

This high-tech system of communication will still allow the visitor and the inmate to see each other and to communicate, while increasing the safety of the visitors and the security of the jail.


Either a current and valid:

  • state identification card

  • military identification

  • passport, or

  • state driver license.

No photocopies will be allowed

Minors (under 18 years old):

All visiting minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian and present either an original or certified copy of the juvenile’s birth certificate from “The Department of Vital Statistics,” that shows the names of the parents.

Certificates of birth from a hospital and birth certificates stamped “Not a Certified Copy,” or that lack the raised seal, are not considered proper identification. No photocopies will be allowed

Note: Before entering the secure area of Hernando County Detention Center, all visitors must remove their watches and jewelry. The only possession the visitor may take into the secure area of a facility is their identification and keys.

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


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Hernando County Prison Statistics

Hernando County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 1
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison 4
Jail Population Held for State Jail 27
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 70
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail 2
Jail Population Held for ICE -

Hernando County Jail Admissions By Race

Black Jail Population 60
Asian Jail Population -
White Jail Population 410
Native Jail Population 1
Latino Jail Population 55

Hernando County Prison Population By Race

Native Prison Population -
Other Prison Population 6
Latino Prison Population 79
Asian Prison Population -
White Prison Population 590
Black Prison Population 156

Hernando County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 5,662
Male Jail Population 420
Total Jail Population 467
Female Jail Population 105

Hernando County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 379
Female Pretrial Jail Population 67
Male Pretrial Jail Population 413

Hernando County Prison Admissions

Total Prison Admissions 290
Black Prison Admissions 55
Other Prison Admissions -
Native Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions 29
White Prison Admissions 206
Male Prison Admissions 242
Asian Prison Admissions -
Female Prison Admissions 48

Hernando County Prison Population

Female Prison Population 91
Total Prison Population 831
Male Prison Population 740