Grant County Detention Center

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Updated on: December 11, 2020

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Location 212 Barnes Road, Williamstown, KY, 41097
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The Grant County Detention Center has the capacity of housing up to 350 male offenders. The Grant County Detention Center also will house female offenders in the Williamstown Courthouse’s third floor. They can only house up to 29 female offenders at one given time.

Grant County Detention Center — General Information

Facility Name Grant County Detention Center
Facility Type County Jail
Address 212 Barnes Road, Williamstown, KY, 41097
Capacity 350
Facility Type Adult
City Williamstown
Postal Code 41097
State Kentucky
County Grant County
Official Website

Grant County Sheriff Department

Address 101 North Main Street, Williamstown, Kentucky, 41097
Phone 859-824-3333

Sending a Mail/Care Package

The cheapest way to stay in contact with an inmate in the Grant County Detention Center is to write to them. You will not be allowed to use or send the following:

  • Glitter

  • Stamps

  • Glue

  • Drawings

  • Photos

  • Greeting Cards

  • Stickers

Make sure you have your full return address and the inmate’s information on the envelope, or the mail will be refused.

Sending Money

While you may think that the Grant County Detention Center will provide inmates with everything they could ever think of, there will be items and things that the correctional facility will not provide.

When this happens inmates will need funds to purchase said things from the commissary. This is where you will come in.

You will need to go to the Here you can create an account and deposit funds using your credit and/or debit card. The money will be in the inmate’s account shortly after you finish your deposit.

Phone calls

As of late, the only way an inmate and you can talk via the telephone is if you have a landline. The inmates only way of calling you on the phone is by making collect calls. Collect calls cannot be received on a mobile phone.

If you do not have a landline, you will never get any of the phone calls from a prisoner at the Grant County Detention Center.


The visitation schedule is currently not made public. If you would like to visit an inmate, you will need to get in contact with the Grant County Detention Center to find out when their visitation is being held and if you need to make an appointment or not.

If you will be bringing a minor, you will also want to ask what the procedure for that is 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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