The Kent County Jail is nestled in Dover, Delaware. The Kent County Sheriff’s Office is the law enforcement agency is responsible for day to day operation of the Kent County Jail.
The Kent County Jail is a medium-security facility. The facility houses both adult female and adult male inmates. The facility does not house any juvenile inmates.
The Kent County Jail is home to inmates who are waiting for their trial to start, going through their trial, and inmates who are waiting to be sentenced. However, there are a handful of inmates who have already been sentenced as well. Most of the inmates that have been sentenced will carry a sentence of two years and less. If an inmate is sentenced to more than 2 years, they will be transferred to another facility in the state.
Not all inmates who are in the Kent County Jail are residents of Kent County. The Kent County Jail also accepts inmates on a local, state, and even federal level. They frequently take in inmates from the Dover Police Department. As this facility does not have its own lock-up area.
Inmates in the facility can become a trusted inmate. When you are a trusted inmate, you can have the opportunity to have a job within the facility such as working in the laundry section, kitchen, or an orderly. This job will come with a small salary and the chance to have a few days shaved off your sentence.
The Kent County Jail does not have their current inmate roster available on the web for the community to search through. If you need to see if someone is in the facility, you will need to contact the Kent County Jail at the number provided.
Kent County Jail Prison Information
|Jail Name||Kent County Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||555 Bay Road, Dover, DE, 19901|
|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|