Visitations: Etowah County Jail near Gadsden AL

Visitation Schedule

Sunday-Wednesday ONLY
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
The Etowah County Sheriff’s Office allows all inmates and detainees an opportunity to visit with family and friends.

All visits are by appointment only. The inmate/detainee is solely responsible for scheduling a visit and notifying family and friends of the date and time of the visit by U.S. mail or by phone.

Visitors are only allowed to see one inmate per day.


All inmate/detainee visits are non-contact and conducted by video visitation.  This system allows visitors and the inmate/detainee to see each other and communicate through a video monitor, while increasing the safety of the visitors and the security of the facility.

A valid ID must be presented at the time of each visit.

All visitors must have a picture identification to show proof of age, except children under the age of 13. A current military ID is acceptable; School ID is not.
If under the age of 16, the visitor must be accompanied by an adult. The juvenile must stay with the adult at all times. Children will be controlled and not allowed to wander unsupervised.
Inmates/Detainees may have only one (1) visit per day, and up to two (2) visits per week (Sunday through Wednesday). Two adults and two juveniles may visit each visitation day.  All visiting minors must be supervised by an adult at all times.
Visitation will not be scheduled during an inmate’s scheduled court appearance.