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Alachua County Jail

In 2007, there were 17,773 criminal arrests made in Alachua County. The major cities of Alachua County are: Alachua, Gainesville, Hawthorne, High Springs, and Waldo. If you or a loved one was arrested in Alachua County click here to contact a criminal defense attorney immediately.

Those arrested in Alachua County awaiting trial are held in the Alachua 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 Alachua County jail. This facility has a housing capacity of 1,148 inmates.

The Alachua County Jail contact information is listed below:

Alachua County Jail
3333 NE 39th Ave
Gainesville, Florida 32609
Phone: 352.491.4460

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

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