Shelby County Jail

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is located in Columbiana, Alabama and employs 220 personnel, of which 130 are sworn deputies, 67 are Corrections Officers and 23 are Civilian Employees. The Sheriff’s Office is the largest law enforcement agency in Shelby County and is led by Sheriff John Samaniego who is serving in his second term as Sheriff. The goal of Sheriff Samaniego and all employees is to maintain a professional service agency to assist all who live and visit Shelby County. The Sheriff’s Office is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) and the National Institute for Jail Operations (NIJO). The Sheriff’s Office has four major divisions; Patrol, Criminal Investigations, Administrative and Corrections.

Shelby County Jail Contact Details

Address: 380 McDow Road, Shelby, AL
City: Columbiana
Zip: 35051
Phone 1: 205-669-3938
Type: County Jail

Mailing to Inmates and Staff

Inmate Visiting Days and Hours

Day of Week Hours
Tuesday 7:20pm – 7:50pm 7:55pm – 8:25pm 8:30pm – 9:00pm 9:05pm – 9:35pm
Wednesday 7:20pm – 7:50pm 7:55pm – 8:25pm 8:30pm – 9:00pm 9:05pm – 9:35pm
Thursday 7:20pm – 7:50pm 7:55pm – 8:25pm 8:30pm – 9:00pm 9:05pm – 9:35pm
Saturday 8:00am – 8:30am 8:35am – 9:05am 9:10am – 9:40am 9:45am – 10:15am 9:45am – 10:15am 10:20am – 10:50am 10:55am – 11:25am
Sunday 8:00am – 8:30am 8:35am – 9:05am 9:10am – 9:40am 9:45am – 10:15am 9:45am – 10:15am 10:20am – 10:50am 10:55am – 11:25am 1:00pm – 1:30pm 1:35pm – 2:05pm 2:10pm – 2:40pm 2:45pm – 3:15pm 3:20pm – 3:50pm 3:55pm – 4:25pm 7:20 pm – 7:50 pm 7:55pm – 8:25pm 8:30pm – 9:00pm 9:05pm – 9:35pm