Search Inmates in Baker County, Florida. Results May Include: Bookings, Criminal Records, Court Record, DOB, Jail Number, IDS, Loc, Date Booked, Time Booked, Case Number, Charges, Description, Mugshot
Baker County, Florida, is located west of Jacksonville. It borders the state of Georgia on the north and includes part of Okefenokee Swamp. The county was established in 1861 and named after James McNair Baker, a Confederate senator and judge. With a total area of 589 square miles, the county is home to approximately 27,115 residents. The population is predominantly white (84%), with 14% of the residents identifying themselves as African American. Because of the quantity of illegal liquor produced in the area historically, Baker County was once known as “the moonshine capital of the south”. The county seat is Macclenny.
The 510-bed Baker County Jail is located at 1 Sheriffs Office Drive, Macclenny, Florida 32063, and houses both male and female prisoners. The most complete information about the maximum security facility is found at bakersheriff.org. In addition to allowing an inmate search, the website offers information on visiting inmates, mail regulations, phone calls, and bail. There is also a link which provides a means to send money to an inmate for use in the jail commissary. Further information may be obtained by calling the jail at 904-259-3311. This phone is staffed 24 hours a day.
The website includes a link to the Baker County Clerk’s page, where an inmate’s name may be entered in order to find detailed information about court dates, charges, and sentencing. Data from all divisions of the courts in Baker County is available.
There are several things to remember when visiting an inmate in Baker County. A visitor is required to complete a visitation application. A background check may be required before visitation rights are granted. There is also a very strict dress code for jail visitors; be sure to review this prior to a visit to avoid being turned away when you reach the jail.
Baker County is also home to the Baker Correctional Institution, a state-run facility located at 20706 US Hwy. 90 West, Sanderson, FL 32087. The medium security facility, opened in 1978, houses up to 1,165 male inmates. The goal of the institution is to get inmates ready for work release and reentry into society. To find a prisoner, visit the Florida Department of Corrections website or call the institution at 386-719-4500.
Baker County Jail Address: 56 NORTH 2ND STREET MACCLENNY FL 32063