Franklin County Jail

Franklin County Jail, IL, Benton, Sheriff Bookings

Updated on: November 19, 2020
State
Illinois
City
Benton
Postal Code
62812
County
Franklin County
Phone Number
618-438-8211
Location
403 East Main Street, Benton, IL, 62812

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About Franklin County Jail

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Franklin County Jail is a minimum-security correctional facility in Benton, Franklin County, Illinois. This adult-only facility hosts inmates from all of Franklin County under the governorship of the Illinois Sherriff. It houses about 101 inmates under the supervision of over 69 staff members.

Each year the jail has about 2465 bookings with an average of 7 daily. Inmates housed here are incarcerated for different levels of crime, most are sentenced for less than one year while others are waiting to go for trial.

Franklin County Sheriff Office / Franklin County Jail

Address
403 East Main Street, Benton, Illinois, 62812
Phone
618-438-8211
Fax
618-438-0306

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates at Franklin County Jail are allowed to send and receive mails and some packages. However, this is under strict guidelines; certain items such as perfumes, staples, bookmarks, drugs, among others, are prohibited. Mails are also expected to have a return address for them to be delivered to the relevant inmates. The mailing address is:

Franklin County Jail
Inmate's Name (No Inmate number required)
403 East Main Street, Benton, IL, 62812

Sending Money

Inmates at Franklin County Jail, Illinois are allowed to have commissary. Friends and family members of the inmate can deposit funds into these accounts through the following means:

Phone calls

Inmates at the Franklin County Jail are permitted to make calls to an approved list of friends and family members. Find more details on facility’s official website.

Visitation

The Franklin County Jail allows inmates to receive visitors at the appointed time. The 30-minutes visits are scheduled according to an inmate’s housing unit. Visitors are expected to make appointments at 618-438-8211 before dropping by to visit their loved ones.

Visiting Hours

Monday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Franklin County Overview

County Seat:
Benton
Year Organized:
1818
Total Square Miles:
431.444
2018 Population:
39041
Persons/Square Mile:
90

County structure

Government Type:
County
Authority:
Dillon's Rule
Legislative Body:
Board of Commissioners
Size of Legislative Body:
9

Demographics

2018 Population:
39041
25 to 64 Years of Age:
50.03%
65 Years of Age and Older:
20.50%