Lookup Inmates in Guilford County, North Carolina. Results May Include: Arrest Detail, Date, Agency, Type, Officer, Location, Offense Date, Description, Related Incident, Bail Amount, Bail Type, Court #, Inmate Details, Address, Jail Housing Location, Incarceration Date, Scheduled Release, Race/Gender.

Guilford County

400 West Washington Street

Greensboro, NC  27402

(336) 641-2700

County History:   

The county was established in 1771 and its county seat is in Greensboro.  It is third on the list of counties with the most citizens and since 1938, a second seat is in High Point, NC.  The state’s first and only public institution of higher learning for women was established in 1932 in Greensboro.  It later became part of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  The area has a history of racial unrest.   

County Population:  506,610

Area Code(s):  336

Jail Website:  

County Sheriff:  BJ Barnes

400 West Washington St
Greensboro, NC 27402

Deputy Sheriff:  Chief Deputy Colonel T.R. Powers, rpowers@co.guilford.nc.us, (336) 641-3694

Crime Stats for Greensboro:  Greensboro’s violent crime rate has been consistently above the national average since 2001.   

Per 1,000 residents, Greensboro has 2.35 or 671 officers, which is above North Carolina’s average of 2.39  

County Clerk:  Unknown:  

Inmate Search Instructions:  

Visiting Hours:  Greensboro Detention Center only

The general visitation schedule for the Greensboro Detention facilities are as follows:

Tuesday – Friday

  • 8:30 am – 10:30 am
  • 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
  • 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Saturday – Sunday

  • 8:30 am – 10:30 am
  • 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

For inmates housed in Administrative Segregation:

Wednesday

  • 8:30 am – 10:30 am
  • 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
  • 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Saturday

  • 8:30 am – 10:30 am
  • 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

All Visits at Greensboro Jail Central must be scheduled in person at the visitation kiosk or at the reception window. Visitors need to register and schedule their visit one day in advance. Visitors may visit only one time per week for at least 20 minutes.

Sending mail to Inmates:  No information available  

Sending funds to inmates:  

The public can deposit paper currency, cashier checks, or money orders into an inmate’s account at the reception area of both the Greensboro and High Point facilities. Cash for inmates is accepted Monday through Friday from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm except during visitation hours and holidays. Money orders, certified or cashier checks may also be received through the mail.

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Bail and Bail Bondsmen:  No information available

Guilford County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined861
Avg Daily Population863
Name of new facilityPLANNING NOW FOR NEW 600 BED FACILITY ADJACENT TO GREENSBORO JAIL
Full time payroll231
Full time total employees235
Total salaries and wagesnot applicable
Other operating expendituresnot applicable
Total construction costsnot applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
Year of original construction1975
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilityGUILFORD COUNTY PRISON FARM

Address: 400 W WASHINGTON STREET GREENSBORO NC 27402

Guilford County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 2016258,800
Number Employed Annual Average, 2016245,306
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 201613,494
Unemployment Rate, 20165.2
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201548,283
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Guilford County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 201478,783
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201515.7
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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