Temporary Closure of the Bessemer County Jail

By David Agee | Posted in News

The Bessemer County jail will be undergoing major repairs and renovations. The Bessemer jail will be closed from February 22, 2019 until September 19, 2019. The repairs are necessary to continue safe and secure living conditions at the jail.  Prisoners from the Bessemer county jail will be housed at the Birmingham county jail. The Bessemer jail will be open for modified operations Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm for Bessemer court cases. The prisoners will be brought to Bessemer each day and taken back to the Birmingham jail after court proceedings.