Kent County Jail

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Updated on: March 28, 2021

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Location 555 Bay Road, Dover, DE, 19901
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The Kent County Jail is nestled in Dover, Delaware. The correctional facility is known as a medium-security facility that houses both female and male offenders.

Kent County Jail — General Information

Facility Name Kent County Jail
Facility Type County Jail
Address 555 Bay Road, Dover, DE, 19901
Facility Type Adult
City Dover
Postal Code 19901
State Delaware
County Kent County
Official Website

Kent County Sheriff's Office

Address 555 South Bay Road, Dover, Delaware, 19901
Phone 302-736-2161
Fax 302-736-2164
Website website

Sending a Mail/Care Package

You have the chance to send and receive letters from the offenders. All mail will be checked for contraband and it can take a bit of time before it is delivered to you or to the inmate.

Sending Money

While the Kent County Jail provides the inmates with three meals a day, health care, and other necessities, but you should know that the facility will require inmates to purchase other things that they may want.

You should know that you can deposit funds into an inmate's account by using This is the service that Kent County Jail uses for their inmates. You can drop off money by using the Steller Teller kiosk in the lobby during normal business hours, or you can log on to the website and deposit funds using your credit or debit card.

If you need to put money into the inmate’s phone account, you can do so by either logging on to or by calling 302-736-2161.

Phone calls

Inmates will have two options in the Kent County Jail when it comes to calling their loved ones back home.

The two options are either to use the Inmate Telephone Services or call home with collect calls.

Majority of the inmates in the Kent County Jail will choose to use the Inmate Telephone Services over the collect calls since most of the people nowadays do not have a landline telephone.


The visitation schedule runs Tuesday through Friday starting at 9 am until 7 pm. You should know in the Kent County Jail the visits are no-contact visits, meaning you will be visiting the inmate via the video phone. You can locate the video phone in the lobby. It is nestled between the Sheriff’s Office and the Courthouse.

An inmate can have up to 3 visitors visiting him or her at a time. Visitation will only last for 30 minutes as well.

Visiting Hours

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
Sunday: 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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