Androscoggin County Jail

Sheriff - Eric G. Samson

Booking and Bail Information:

If you believe you know someone who has been arrested, is being held at ACJ, or you want to check some ones charges including bail amount call:

Jail Admission & Release at (207) 753-2500 Ext. 1702
You will need the First and Last  name of the person you are calling about.

Once you are given the amount required, and wish to post someone’s bail you will need to come to the Androscoggin County Jail. Jail staff will verify that you have the correct CASH amount for the persons bail. All cash is exchanged with the bail commissioner and Androscoggin County Jail cannot accept, hold, or process the cash for you. You must remain in the jail lobby until the bail commissioner arrives and processes the paperwork with you.

Be aware that the bail commissioners charge a $60.00 processing fee; this is in addition to the individuals bail amount.

Please be advised: Bail Commissioners are on call only. The bail commissioner will not be called until the cash bail has been verified by the Jail.


If needed an ATM machine is located in the Jail lobby.

Bail is accepted 24hrs 7 days a week.

If you need directions to The Androscoggin County Jail Click Here

*** Juveniles (anyone under the age of 18) that are arrested in Androscoggin County are processed and transported to Long Creek Youth Development Center. Long Creek is located in South Portland, Maine the phone number is (207) 822-2600 ***