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The Washington County Jail is a maximum security facility that houses adult inmates. The jail houses inmates who are awaiting trial and serving their sentences. The inmates were arrested by local, state or federal law enforcement. The inmate population averages 565. The facility has a capacity of 578 inmates. The jail employs 104 correctional personnel.

Major Brenda Downes, Jail Administrator
Captain Chris Lowe, Assistant Jail Administrator

Washington County Jail
114 W Jackson Blvd
Jonesborough, TN 37659
Phone: 423-753-1701
Fax: 423-753-5011

How to Send Mail to an Inmate

Inmates are allowed to receive mail sent through the U.S. Postal Service. All mail will be searched for contraband.

Inmate Name
C / O Washington County Jail
PO Box 97
Jonesborough, TN 37659

Commissary deposits can be made in person, online or by mail. To make a deposit in person, visit the drop box in the front of the jail. Money orders and cashiers checks are accepted and must be filled out appropriately. To make a deposit online, use the 3rd party provider JailFunds. To make a deposit by mail, send the cashiers check or money order to:

TBE 557 Commissary
PO Box 220
Chuckey, TN 37641

Visitation Hours

Inmates are allowed visits with up to 4 approved visitors. The inmate must submit a visitor request form with the expected visitors’ information on it. A background check will be conducted on the visitors. Visiting hours are based on the pod in which the inmate is housed. The inmate must schedule the visit.

The Washington County Jail releases a weekly intake report. The report lists who has been arrested that week in the county. The inmate’s name, mugshot and charges are reported.

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office lists their most wanted fugitives on their website. The fugitive’s full name, aliases, mugshot, physical description and charges will be listed. The department asks the public to report any knowledge of the fugitives’ to 911 immediately.

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Washington County Sheriff Information

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is a law enforcement agency located in Jonesborough, Tennessee. The office is responsible for providing law enforcement, staffing and maintaining the county jail, courtroom security and the service of warrants and civil processes.

Ed Graybeal, Sheriff
Washington County Sheriff’s Office
114 W Jackson Boulevard
Jonesborough, TN 37658
Phone: 423-788-1414
Fax: 423-788-1518

Mailing Address:

Washington County Sheriff’s Office
PO Box 1217
Johnson City, TN 37605

Washington County is located in north Tennessee. The county covers a total of 330 square miles and has a population of 129,375. There are 5 cities in the county: Oak Grove, Jonesborough, Telford, Gray and Midway. The county seat is Jonesborough.

2018 Violent Crime Rate Washington County – 449
Data Source: Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program

Washington County Public Record Information

Public records are available through the Washington County Attorney’s Office. Record requests must be made to the public record request coordinator by mail or email. For more information, contact the public records request coordinator.

Washington County Attorney’s Office
PO Box 555
Jonesborough, TN 37659
Phone: 423-753-4864
Email: [email protected]

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