The Mercer County Jail is situated in Harrodsburg, Kentucky. The Mercer County Jail is under the operation of Mercer County Sheriff’s Office.
The Mercer County Jail is a medium-security facility. The facility is home to adult female and adult male inmates. This facility does not house any juveniles. Juveniles are housed in another facility in the county.
The Mercer County Jail houses inmates who have already been sentenced, inmates who are waiting for their trial to start, inmates going through their trial, and inmates who are waiting to be sentenced. Majority of inmates in the Mercer County Jail are currently going through the judicial system. Only a handful of inmates have already been sentenced. Out of the inmates who have been sentenced, they only typically carry a 2 year or less sentence.
Not all inmates in the Mercer County Jail are residents of Mercer County. The facility will accept many inmates on a local, state, and even federal level. They frequently take in inmates from Harrodsburg Police Department as they do not have their own lock-up area.
Inmates will have the opportunity to become a trusted inmate. Being a trusted inmate would allow you to work as laundry personnel, in the kitchen, or an orderly. This comes with a small salary and even could shave a few days off their sentence.
Mercer County Sheriffs Office
|Address:||207 West Lexington Street, Harrodsburg, Kentucky, 40330|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Mercer County Jail
224 South Main Street, Harrodsburg, KY, 40330
Mercer County Jail Prison Information
|Jail Name||Mercer County Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||224 South Main Street, Harrodsburg, KY, 40330|
|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|