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The Sumner County Jail is a maximum security facility which houses adult inmates who have been charged with misdemeanor and felony crimes. All inmates are awaiting trial or serving their sentence. The jail operates on the principle that inmates and staff share the responsibility for creating a safe and orderly setting.

Jerry Scott, Jail Administrator
Phone: 615-442-1843

Doug Canter, Jail Captain
Phone: 615-442-1845

Sumner County Jail
117 W Smith St
Gallatin, TN 37066
Phone: 615-442-1813

How to Send Mail to an Inmate

Inmates are allowed to receive mail sent to a 3rd party provider. Mail is scanned and distributed electronically. Mail can be sent to:

Inmate Name
Inmate ID Number
Sumner County Jail
PO Box 247
Phoenix, MD 21131

Commissary deposits can be made in person, online, over the phone or by mail. To make a deposit in person, visit the kiosk located in the Jail Lobby. To make a deposit over the phone, call 855-836-3364. The Sumner County Jail uses a 3rd party provider called JailFunds. To make a deposit online, visit the JailFunds website. The Sumner County Jail only accepts money orders through the mail. Money orders must be properly addressed to the inmate and can be sent to:

Sumner County Jail
Commissary Services
117 West Smith Street
Gallatin, TN 37066

Visitation Hours

Inmates housed at the Sumner County Jail are allowed 3 twenty-minute visits per week. All visits are via video recording provided by a 3rd party company called Securus Technologies. Anyone who wants to schedule a visit with an inmate must first make an account through the Securus website. Visits can then be scheduled online.

The Sumner County Sheriff’s Office does not currently offer a public warrant search. For information on criminal and civil warrants, contact the warrants division.

Michael Byrd, Civil Warrants
Phone: 615-442-1826

Chelsea Thomas, Criminal Warrants
Phone: 615-442-1825

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Sumner County Sheriff Information

The Sumner County Sheriff’s Office is a law enforcement agency located in Gallatin, Tennessee. The office is composed of different divisions including patrol, K9, corrections and civil services. The Office is responsible for providing law enforcement, overseeing the County Jail, securing the courts and serving warrants and civil processes papers.

Sonny Weatherford, Sheriff
Email: [email protected]

Aaron Pickard, Chief Deputy
Email: [email protected]

Sumner County Sheriff’s Office
117 W Smith Street
Gallatin, TN 37066
Phone: 615-452-2616
Fax: 615-442-1897
Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 am to 5 pm

Sumner County is located in north-central Tennessee. The county covers a total of 543 square miles and has a population of 191,283. The county seat is Gallatin. The county mayor is Anthony Holt.

2018 Violent Crime Rate Sumner County – 450
Data Source: Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program

Sumner County Public Record Information

Public records are available through the Sumner County Government. Record requests must be made to the public record request coordinator in person, by mail or email. For more information, contact the public records request coordinator.

Sumner County Government
Leah May Dennen, Law Director & Public Records
355 North Belvedere Drive, Suite 303
Gallatin, TN 37066
Phone: 615-451-6060
Email: [email protected]

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