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Lee County Jail, KY Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: February 20, 2024
606-464-4032, 606-464-2598
19 West Main Street, Beattyville, KY, 41311

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Lee County Jail is a prison facility located in the city of Beattyville, Kentucky, serving Lee County and surrounding areas.

The following is the address and phone number for Lee County Jail:

19 West Main Street, Beattyville, KY, 41311
P: 606-464-4032, 606-464-2598

From this article, you will learn about how to communicate with an inmate through phone or mail, how to send money to an inmate, and how to visit an inmate in Lee County Jail.

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Lee County Jail Prison Information

Jail Name Lee County Jail
Jail Type County Jail
Location 19 West Main Street, Beattyville, KY, 41311
Contact Numbers 606-464-4032, 606-464-2598
City Beattyville
Postal Code 41311
State Kentucky
County Lee County
Jail Webpage website

Lee County Sheriffs Office

Sheriff Wendell Childers, Jr.
Address 256 West Main Street, Beattyville, Kentucky, 41311
Phone 606-464-4120

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Inmate Search

To find someone who is serving time, you can do a Lee County Jail inmate search here: Lee County Jail log. You can search the roster, or you can simply do an inmate search of the inmate’s first and last name.

When you click on an inmate’s name, you will see the following information:

  • Their mugshot
  • Their full name
  • Their booking number
  • Their date of birth
  • Their height/weight
  • Their eye color/hair color
  • Their arrest date
  • Their charges
  • Their bond amount (if applicable)

It is important to note that this database contains public record information on inmates in the custody of the Lee County Sheriff. The information contained in the website is updated regularly; however, the information found may not reflect a person’s actual current location or other information which is subject to change.

Sending a Mail

All mail should be addressed to the inmate at

19 West Main Street, Beattyville, KY, 41311.

Guidelines for Sending Inmate Mail:

  • All mail must be properly addressed with identification information to clearly identify the inmate in custody.
  • Inmates housed in the Lee County Jail are prohibited from writing to each other. Letters containing inmate to inmate mail will be returned to the sender.
  • Mail with extra markings or drawings on the envelope, other than sender and recipient names/addresses, will be returned to sender.
  • Cashiers checks, cash and money orders are not accepted through the mail. Mail containing these items will be returned to sender.
  • Privileged mail (legal mail) must have official markings on the outside of the envelope and will be opened in the presence of the inmate and checked for contraband but will not be censored.
  • Publications in paperback form (books, magazines, newspapers, newsletters) are allowed if they are mailed directly from the publisher and they do not include nudity/partial nudity, sexually explicit content, or obscenity.
  • Packages mailed to inmates will not be accepted, but will be returned to sender unopened.
  • All non-privileged mail will be opened and checked for contraband prior to delivery to inmate.
  • Items that are impossible to inspect without destruction will be returned to sender (glued items, greeting cards).

Sending Money

Money may be placed on an inmate’s account by placing cash or credit bank debit card into the kiosk located in the lobby of the Lee County Jail. Kiosks will be available 24 hours a day, and the funds are immediately available for use by the inmate.

Money may also be placed onto an inmate’s account by going online to and using a bank debit card or credit card. Commissary for inmates may be purchased as well from this website.

Personal clothing, such as socks and underwear are available to the inmate for purchase from the commissary and may not be brought in for an inmate.

Phone Calls

All out-going telephone calls will be made collect. Inmates at Lee County Jail may not accept incoming calls.

A supervisor at the jail will take emergency incoming telephone calls for inmates. If an emergency is determined to exist, the inmate will be informed and will return the telephone call collect to the caller.

If a member of the inmate’s family passes away, the facility chaplain will make the notification to the inmate.

Visiting Rules

Visitation at Lee County Jail may be on-site or remote.

Each inmate is allowed one hour of free on-site visitation per week. Additional on-site visits can occur, but will be charged at the same rate as remote visitation.

All visits will be video visits and must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance. The first time a remote visitation user registers, they must be approved by Detention staff. This is only done Monday – Friday.

An adult must accompany anyone under the age of 18. Visitors must produce a valid government issued ID such as: Driver’s License, state ID card, passport or Military ID.

Children twelve years of age or older must show a school ID or birth certificate.

If a visitor is disruptive or not properly dressed, visitation may be stopped or refused.

Visits cannot be scheduled during shift changes or meal times.

In order to maintain security, prevent the introduction of contraband and to prevent the unauthorized recording of conversations in professional visitation, equipment such as tape recorders, cameras, laptop computers, etc. are prohibited except as authorized.

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.

Lee County Prison Statistics

Lee County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 24
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison -
Jail Population Held for State Jail 29
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies -
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail -
Jail Population Held for ICE -

Lee County Jail Admissions By Race

Black Jail Population 1
Asian Jail Population -
White Jail Population 53
Native Jail Population -
Latino Jail Population -

Lee County Prison Population By Race

Native Prison Population -
Other Prison Population -
Latino Prison Population -
Asian Prison Population -
White Prison Population 36
Black Prison Population -

Lee County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 663
Male Jail Population 44
Total Jail Population 58
Female Jail Population 10

Lee County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 30
Female Pretrial Jail Population 2
Male Pretrial Jail Population 34

Lee County Prison Admissions

Total Prison Admissions 32
Black Prison Admissions -
Other Prison Admissions -
Native Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions -
White Prison Admissions 32
Male Prison Admissions 27
Asian Prison Admissions -
Female Prison Admissions 5

Lee County Prison Population

Female Prison Population 9
Total Prison Population 36
Male Prison Population 27

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