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Houston County Overview

Houston County can be located in the southeastern corner in Alabama. It was named in honor of the 24th Governor of Alabama, George Smith Houston. The county seat and the largest city in the area is Dothan. According to the 2010 census, there are 101,547 people residing in this county. The total area measures 582 square miles. The adjacent counties are Henry County (north), Early County in Georgia (east), Seminole County in Georgia (southeast), Jackson County in Florida (south), Geneva County (west), and Dale County (northwest).

Houston County Sheriff Information

The Houston County Sheriff’s Office is responsible for enforcing the law, preventing crime, and creating a safe and secure environment for the public. The head of the HCSO is Sheriff Donald Valenza. The second-in-command is Chief Deputy Jeff Carlisle. The department is comprised of several bureaus including the Field Operations Bureau, Criminal Investigations, Drug Investigations, Courthouse Security, and Communications.

Houston County Sheriff’s Office Address:
144 North Oates Street, Dothan, Alabama 36303

Houston County Sheriff’s Office Phone:
(334) 677-4888

2018 Violent Crime Rate Houston: 390
Data Source: Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program

Houston County Jail Information

The Houston County Jail is under the supervision of Jail Commander James Brazier. The facility houses individuals who have been arrested by local law enforcement agencies and those sentenced to serve time in the county jail.

The Houston County Jail maintains a database of individuals currently housed in the facility. Each inmate’s profile includes the inmate’s complete name, booking photo, local ID, age, race, sex, admit date, admit time, housing location, confining agency, and charges.

Inmates detained in the Houston County Jail are allowed face-to-face, non-contact visitation. All visits must be scheduled by calling (334) 712-0762 no later than 3pm on the Friday before the weekend visit. Each inmate is allowed one 30-minute visit per week with only two visitors per visit. The schedule for visitation is as follows:

1 & 3rd Saturday:
O Pod, Females in Medical(L)
8:00-8:30; 8:45-9:15; 9:30-10:00; 10:15-10:45

N Pod, Females in Docket(K)
1:00-1:30; 1:45-2:15; 2:30-3:00; 3:15-3:45

Female – Admin. Seg.
4:00-4:30

Female – Prot. Cust.
4:45-5:15

2nd & 4th Saturday:
A Pod, B Pod
8:00-8:30; 8:45-9:15; 9:30-10:00; 10:15-10:45

I Pod, J Pod
1:00-1:30; 1:45-2:15; 2:30-3:00; 3:15-3:45

1 & 3rd Sunday:
C Pod, D Pod, Males in Medical(L)
8:00-8:30; 8:45-9:15; 9:30-10:00; 10:15-10:45

E Pod, F Pod, Males in Docket(K)
1:00-1:30; 1:45-2:15; 2:30-3:00; 3:15-3:45

Male – Admin. Seg.
4:00-4:30

Male – Prot. Cust.
4:45-5:15

2nd & 4th Sunday:
G Pod, H Pod
8:00-8:30; 8:45-9:15; 9:30-10:00; 10:15-10:45

TR Pod, WK Pod
1:00-1:30; 1:45-2:15; 2:30-3:00; 3:15-3:45

Adjudicated Adult
4:00-4:30

Life w/o Parole
4:45-5:15

Inmates are also allowed paid video visitation through Legacy Inmate Communications. You can avail of this, visitors need to set up an account by calling 888.PAY.4.FAM (888.729.4326) or by visiting

Houston County Jail Address: 164 N Oates St, Dothan, AL 36303

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