Broward County Main Jail

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Broward County Main Jail Contact Information

Address, Phone Number, and Fax Number for Broward County Main Jail, a Jail & Prison, at Southeast 1st Avenue, Fort Lauderdale FL.

Broward County Main Jail
555 Southeast 1st Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33301

Broward County Main Jail Details

County Facility
Security Level
Maximum Security
Inmate Capacity

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About the Broward County Main Jail

The Broward County Main Jail, located in Fort Lauderdale, FL, is a secure facility that houses inmates. The inmates may be awaiting trial or sentencing, or they may be serving a sentence after being convicted of a crime. Jails and Prisons maintain records on inmates, including arrest records, sentencing records, court documents, and other criminal records. Broward County Main Jail makes these records available to the public.

You may contact Jails & Prisons for questions about:
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Broward County Jail and Prison Statistics

Find Broward County Jail Admissions By Race, Pretrial Jail Population, Jail Held Inmates, Prison Admissions, and Prison Population By Race. Data Source: U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics; National Prisoner Statistics (NPS) Program, Prisoners In 2015.

Florida Jail & Prison Phone Call Rates
In-State Phone Call Rate Per Minute$0.14
Out of State Phone Call Rate Per Minute$0.14
Broward County Jail Admissions
Total Jail Admissions42,431
Total Jail Population4,573
Female Jail Population499
Male Jail Population3,791
Broward County Jail Admissions By Race
Asian Jail Population8
Black Jail Population2,535
Latino Jail Population206
Native Jail Population8
White Jail Population1,523
Broward County Pretrial Jail Population
Pretrial Jail Population3,415
Female Pretrial Jail Population481
Male Pretrial Jail Population3,343
Broward County Jail Held Inmates
Jail Population Held for State Prison87
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison-
Jail Population Held for State Jail15
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail5
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies90
Jail Population Held for ICE3
Broward County Prison Admissions
Total Prison Admissions2,227
Female Prison Admissions183
Male Prison Admissions2,044
Asian Prison Admissions-
Black Prison Admissions1,359
Latino Prison Admissions265
Native Prison Admissions7
White Prison Admissions590
Other Prison Admissions6
Broward County Prison Population
Total Prison Population7,861
Female Prison Population421
Male Prison Population7,440
Broward County Prison Population By Race
Asian Prison Population-
Black Prison Population4,815
Latino Prison Population947
Native Prison Population14
White Prison Population2,053
Other Prison Population32