Search Inmates in Perry County, Indiana. Results May Include: Arrests, Charges, Mugshot, Booking Date, Booking Number, Status, Description, Code, Level, Count, Personal Description.

Perry County Indiana Sheriff Overview

Perry County is located in Southern Indiana. It was created in 1814 and named in honor of American Naval Commander Oliver Hazard Perry. The county seat is Tell City. The zip codes in Perry County are 47551, 47514, 47515, 47520, 47574, 47576, 47525, 47137, and 47586.

The chief law enforcement officer in Perry County is Sheriff Alan Malone. Chief Deputy Eric Dickenson works directly under the Sheriff, supervising the day-to-day operations of the entire department. David Faulkenberg is the Jail Commander for the Perry County Detention Center. You can get in touch with any of these individuals by calling the Sheriff’s Office at 812-547-2441.

Perry County Sheriff’s Office:
Address: 2211 Herman Street, Tell City, IN 47586
Phone: 812-547-2441
Fax: 812-547-0410

Inmate Search in Perry County Jail

The Perry County Detention Center maintains a Weekly Arrest Report Online of inmates currently detained in the facility. Each inmate’s file includes his complete name, age, booking photo, booking date, physical description, arresting agency, arrest date, charges, and address.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures:

Inmates at the Perry County Detention Center is allowed visitation via video. A visit must be scheduled at least 24 hours before the intended visit day.

Visitation Schedule
Monday – Saturday (8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.)
Sunday (No visitation)
* Some times may vary

Each inmate is allowed one free 20-minute visit per week. Additional visits may be purchased at a rate of $8 per visit. You can go here to schedule a visit.

Inmates are also allowed to receive mail. All correspondence, including money orders, must include the complete name and return address of the sender. To send mail, it should be addressed in the following manner:

Inmate’s Full Name (including middle initial)
C/O Perry County Detention Center
2211 Herrman Street
Tell City, IN 47586

Any mail that is improperly addressed will be returned to sender. Mail that contains perfume, cologne, lipstick, glitter, staples, stickers, etc. will not be accepted.

Family and friends can deposit money to an inmate’s commissary account 24/7 using the Stellar system kiosk located in the lobby of the Perry County Detention Center. Money can also be added by going online at www.JailATM.com. Money orders mailed via the US Postal Service are also accepted.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup:

Federal law mandates that a sex offender must submit his information to local law enforcement which must then be entered into the state and national sex offender registries. A person with a conviction for a sex offense such as rape, prostitution, and child pornography. Anyone who wishes to locate sex offenders in Perry County can visit

The disclaimer on the page must be read first before you can use the database. As some offenders do not register their information, you may find records that only list last known addresses.

Bail and Bondsman

Bail is the money pledged to the court in exchange for the temporary release of a defendant awaiting trial. The money will serve as a form of collateral. If the defendant does not return to court for the trial, he forfeits the money.

If the defendant cannot post bail because of a lack of funds, he can still get released with the aid of a bondsman. A bondsman can act as a surety for a non-refundable fee which is usually 10% of the bail amount.

Perry County Probation Department
Probation officer’s are appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation. Items to bring to the Probation Office include: employment verification (a pay stub), residence (a lease, copy of a utility bill, etc.), community service record log, counseling or meeting attendance, all personal drug prescriptions, medical condition documents, and immigration registration among other things.
Office:Perry County Probation Department
Location:2219 Payne Street, Tell, Indiana, 47586
Phone:812-547-8456
Fax:812-547-5424
Perry County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined26
Avg Daily Population35
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll7
Full time total employees7
Total salaries and wages253351
Other operating expenditures87177
Total construction costsnot applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
Year of original construction1965
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 119 SOUTH 7TH STREET CANNELTON IN 47520

Perry County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 20169,475
Number Employed Annual Average, 20169,037
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016438
Unemployment Rate, 20164.6
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201547,192
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Perry County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20142,341
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201513.2
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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