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Decatur Work Release

Decatur Work Release, AL Prison Inmates

Updated on: September 1, 2023
Postal Code
Morgan County
Phone Number
1401 Highway 20 West, Decatur, AL, 35601

About Decatur Work Release

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Decatur Work Release is a high-security urban jail. Primarily, inmates at the Decatur Work Release are awaiting trial and this jail serves superior courts in Decatur.

Decatur Work Release also oversees a 12-bed Medical-Surgical Ward at the University of Alabama Health Center in Decatur. The Medical-Surgical Ward is for males and females and is a inpatient/outpatient program. In the medical ward alone, every year there are almost 740 inpatients and 2,200 outpatients processed through the Decatur Work Release.

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Send all mail to this address:

Inmate Name, ID Number
Decatur Work Release
1401 Highway 20 West, Decatur, AL, 35601

Sending Money

There are a few different ways to provide money to an inmate at the Decatur Work Release. You can bring it in person, send it in the mail, do it online, or you can call and pay over the phone.

You need to know the inmate’s name, the inmate’s identification number, and where the inmate is located.

You can deposit money at any MoneyGram location, including any CVS or Walmart. To do this, have the code handy, and plan to pay with cash or debit card.

If sending money online, you can do so at any of these three links: JPAY, TouchPay, and Western Union. You can pay online with a debit or credit card.

To deposit via the phone, call JPAY at 1-800-574-5729, or Touchpay at 256-350-0876.

You can also send a certified/cashier's check, or a United States Postal Money Order, made payable to the inmates name and ID number, in the mail to the inmate. You will need to include on the check your first and last name and full address.

If sending in the mail, also include this form with your money order, and mail it to:

Inmate Trust Fund
1401 Highway 20 West, Decatur, AL, 35601

Phone calls

Inmates cannot receive phone calls, and the only way for them to call you is through the phone service provider, Securus. Set up an account in order to receive phone calls. You can do this by calling 256-350-0876 or by going to their website here.


Read the Decatur Work Release visitation rules to see the visitor’s schedule and to find out how to get preapproved for a visit.

Visiting Hours

Saturday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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