Ballard County Detention Center
Ballard County Detention Center is a medium security county jail located in city of Wicklife, Ballard County, KY. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Kentucky state law. Most of the inmate’s serving time in this prison are sentenced for the period of over a year and are sentenced for crimes which are serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Kentucky Department of Corrections (DOC).