The Lee County Detention Facility is situated in Opelika, Alabama. The Lee County Sheriff’s Office is the law enforcement agency responsible for maintaining the day to day operations of the Lee County Detention Facility.
The Lee County Detention Facility is a medium-security facility. The facility operates on a 24 hours a day basis. The Lee County Detention Facility accepts inmates from other law enforcement agencies on a local, state, and even federal level. The Lee County Detention Facility frequently takes in inmates from the Opelika Police Department as they do not have their own lockup.
The majority of the inmates housed in the Lee County Detention Facility are waiting for their trial to start, going through their trial, and inmates who are waiting to be sentenced. There is a handful of inmates that have already been sentenced. The Lee County Detention Facility will only keep inmates if they have a sentence shorter than two years. If an inmate is a sentence to a sentence longer than two years, they will be transferred to a state prison in Alabama.
Good behavior inmates in the Lee County Detention Facility will have the chance to hold a job inside the facility. This job will come with a small salary where they can use that money to purchase items from the facilities commissary.
Lee County Sheriffs Department / Lee County Jail
|Address:||1900 Frederick Road, Opelika, Alabama, 36801|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Lee County Detention Facility
PO Box 2407, Opelika, AL, 36803-0688
Lee County Detention Facility Prison Information
|Jail Name||Lee County Detention Facility|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||PO Box 2407, Opelika, AL, 36803-0688|
|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|