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Bay County Jail

Some times bad things happen to good people. In 2007, there were 17,953 criminal arrests made in Bay County. The major cities of Bay County are: Callaway, Mexico Beach, Panama City, and Panama City Beach. If you or a loved one has been arrested for a crime in Bay County you need to contact a criminal defense attorney immediately.

Those arrested in Bay County awaiting trial are held in the Bay County jail. Also, those that have been found guilty of traffic crimes, DUIs, or misdemeanors who are sentenced to a jail term of less than a year serve their time in the Bay County jail.

The Bay County Jail contact information is listed below:

Bay County Jail
314 Harmon Ave.
Panama City, Florida 32401
Phone: 850.785.5245
Fax: 850.763.3099

If you are unable to find the inmate that you are looking for in the Bay County Jail inmate search, it may be because the inmate has bonded out pre trial, or was sentenced to a prison term. Prison terms are sentences of more than a year that are given for felonies.

Prison terms are served in the Florida State prison system. In order to search the Florida Department of Corrections prison inmate information click here: Inmate Population Information Search.