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Polk County Jail

Some times bad things happen to good people. In 2007, there were 581,058 criminal arrests made in Polk County. The major cities of Polk County are: Auburndale, Bartow, Lakeland, Lake Wales and Winter Haven. If you or a loved one has been arrested for a crime in Polk County you need to contact a criminal defense attorney immediately.

Those arrested in Polk County awaiting trial are held in the Polk 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 Polk County jail. This facility is run by the Polk County Sherrif's Office.

The Polk County Jail contact information is listed below:

Polk County Jail
2390 Bob Phillips Road
Bartow, Fl
Phone: 863.534.6300

In order to search Polk County Jail inmate information click here: Inmate Search

If you are unable to find the inmate that you are looking for in the Polk 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.