Lake County Jail & Detention Center

The Lake County Detention Center is a 960 bed facility, located in Tavares, Florida. In 2016, 8,722 inmates were booked into the facility with an average daily population of 747 inmates. The Detention Center employs 239 personnel. (181 Sworn Detention Deputies and 57 civilians) Under the leadership of the Sheriff. In 2006 the Lake County Detention Center was accredited by the The Florida Corrections Accreditation Commission. In February 2015, the Detention Center was reaccredited for the fourth time by the FCAC.

Lake County Jail & Detention Center Contact Details

Address: 551 West Main Street, Lake, FL
City: Tavares
Zip: 32778
Phone 1: 352-742-4000
Type: County Jail

Mailing to Inmates and Staff

Inmate Visiting Days and Hours

Day of Week Hours
Monday 8:30am to 5pm
Tuesday 8:30am to 5pm
Wednesday 8:30am to 5pm
Thursday 8:30am to 5pm
Friday 8:30am to 5pm