Macon County Jail, TN Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: June 5, 2022
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615-666-7155, 615-666-4046
902 Hwy 52 Bypass East, Lafayette, TN, 37083

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This article contains information about Macon County Jail in Tennessee. If you know someone serving time in this facility, you will find information on communicating and visiting the inmate.

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Macon County Jail Prison Information

Jail Name Macon County Jail
Jail Type County Jail
Location 902 Hwy 52 Bypass East, Lafayette, TN, 37083
Contact Numbers 615-666-7155, 615-666-4046
City Lafayette
Postal Code 37083
State Tennessee
County Macon County
Jail Webpage website

Macon County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Mark Gammons
Address 902 Highway 52 Scenic, Lafayette, Tennessee, 37083
Phone 615-666-3325
Fax 615-666-6909
Website website

Inmate Resources for Family and Friends

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Inmate Search

To find out who’s in jail, use the Macon County Jail inmate search to look up who you are looking for. Here you will find a roster of the inmates who are serving time. When you click on a name, you will see his or her name, mugshot, and jail records.

Sending a Mail

If you want to send a package to an inmate to the Macon County Jail, please mail to:

Inmate name and Booking Number (required information)
Macon County
Sheriff's Department
902 Hwy 52 Bypass East, Lafayette, TN, 37083

Inmates are allowed to send and receive unlimited correspondence. All incoming/outgoing mail is subject to search prior to being delivered.

Mail must meet the following guidelines:

  • Mail must contain both the inmate’s name and booking number and the sender’s name and return address.

  • Photographs depicting gangs, gang hand gestures, weapons, drugs, unlawful activities are not allowed. Any material tending to incite or promote racism, violence or any other prohibited conduct is prohibited.

  • There is a maximum of 10 items of correspondence allowed per envelope. These items of correspondence include but are not limited to: hand or typewritten items, photocopied or printed material, photographs, newspaper or magazine cut-outs, or greeting cards.

Mail Containing the Following Items Will Not Be Accepted:

  • Items containing foil or metal of any type, glass, wood, hard plastic, rubber, hair, leaves, flowers, paperclips, jewelry, staples, whiteout, colored paper, tracing paper, etc.

  • Wall posters, travel brochures, catalogs, wall calendars, or any other item larger than a legal-size piece of paper.

  • Credit cards, personal checkbooks, original certificates (marriage license, driver’s license, diplomas, etc.).

  • Any food items

  • Any article of clothing, hygiene item or other personal property.

  • Third-party letters. (Correspondents may not forward letters from one person to another.)

  • Any item that contains any unknown substance or unknown odor (stains, lipstick, perfume, smoke, etc.).

Sending Money

Money orders must be made payable to the "Macon County Sheriff’s Department," with the inmate’s name and booking number on the reference line of the money order.

Personal checks, cashier’s checks, corporate checks, and payroll checks are not accepted.

Five hundred dollars is the maximum amount inmates may have on their account at any time.

Phone Calls

Global Tel Inc. (GTL), an outside vendor, is currently used to provide inmate telephone services.

All calls are subject to recording or monitoring.

  • Attorney-Client Calls – Click Here to arrange for Attorney-Client private calls with inmates.

  • For information on how to set up an account with GTL, Click Here.

Visiting Rules

The visiting rules and procedures for the three jail facilities are as follows:

Macon County Jail
902 Hwy 52 Bypass East, Lafayette, TN, 37083

  • Visitors must arrive 15 minutes before their scheduled visiting time.

  • Visitors are required to show valid photo identification prior to a visit. Only government issued ID’s are accepted.

  • Each inmate is allowed one visit per day.

  • Each visit will last a minimum of 30 minutes.

  • Two adults and one child under five may visit. Only two visitors plus one child under five years of age, or one adult and two children under five years of age, will be permitted to visit any one inmate.

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
Holiday

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Macon County Prison Statistics

Macon County Prison Population By Race

Other Prison Population 2
Asian Prison Population -
Black Prison Population -
Native Prison Population -
Latino Prison Population -
White Prison Population 83

Macon County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 40
Male Pretrial Jail Population 41
Female Pretrial Jail Population 5

Macon County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 1,408
Male Jail Population 97
Total Jail Population 138
Female Jail Population 31

Macon County Prison Population

Total Prison Population 85
Male Prison Population 76
Female Prison Population 9

Tennessee Jail & Prison Phone Call Rates

In-State Phone Call Rate Per Minute $0.21
Out of State Phone Call Rate Per Minute $0.21

Macon County Jail Admissions By Race

Latino Jail Population 3
Native Jail Population -
Black Jail Population 3
White Jail Population 122
Asian Jail Population -

Macon County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 56
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 2
Jail Population Held for ICE -
Jail Population Held for State Jail 67
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail -
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison -

Macon County Prison Admissions

Black Prison Admissions -
Male Prison Admissions 31
Total Prison Admissions 39
Female Prison Admissions 8
White Prison Admissions 38
Native Prison Admissions -
Asian Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions -
Other Prison Admissions 1

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