Lookup Inmates in Johnston 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.

Johnston County Jail

127 South Second Street

Smithfield, NC  27577

(919) 989-5040

County History:   

Established in 1746 and named for a former North Carolina governor, Gabriel Johnston, Johnston county’s seat is in Smithfield.  

County Population:  177,967

Area Code(s):  919, 984

Jail Website:  

County Sheriff:  Steve Bizzell  

120 South Third Street

Smithfield, N.C. 27577

Deputy Sheriff:  Unknown

Crime Stats for Smithfield:  Smithfield’s violent crime rate has been well above the national average each year since 2001.   

Per 1,000 residents, Smithfield has 3.27 or 39 officers, which is above North Carolina’s average of 2.39  

County Clerk:  Unknown:  

Inmate Search Instructions:  

Visiting Hours:  

Visitation is held each weekend by appointment only.  To schedule an appointment, call (919) 989-5045 on Tuesday or Wednesday between the hours of 10am – 2pm.  Appointments are based on a “first come, first serve” basis.  Be prepared with the names of all people who will be visiting.  Only 4 people may visit an inmate during any appointment.  Each inmate is allowed one 15-minute appointment per week.  Each person registering to visit that is 16 years of age or older must have a valid ID or driver’s license issued by the DMV and be accompanied by an adult age 18 years or older.  Visitation is located at 127 S. Second Street, Smithfield, NC 27577, in the Magistrate’s lobby.

Sending mail to Inmates:  

All mail should be addressed to the inmate and mailed to:
Inmate’s Name
P.O. Box 1496
Smithfield, NC 27577

Sending funds to inmates:  

Money orders only, no checks or cash, may be mailed to the Johnston County Jail. The mailing address is P.O. Box 1496, Smithfield, NC 27577. Address the envelope and money order to the inmate. You may also bring money orders to visitation if you are registered to visit the inmate. There is no limit to the amount of money an inmate may have in his jail account.

Working at Johnston County:  

Sex Offender Search:  

Bail and Bail Bondsmen:  Charge and bond information can be obtained by calling the jail at (919) 989-5040 or the Clerk’s Office at (919) 209-5400. Please be prepared to provide the inmate’s full name

Johnston County Probation Department

Probation officer’s are appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation. Items to bring to the Probation Office include: employment verification (a pay stub), residence (a lease, copy of a utility bill, etc.), community service record log, counseling or meeting attendance, all personal drug prescriptions, medical condition documents, and immigration registration among other things.

Office:Johnston County Probation Department
Location:869 Berkshire Road, Smithfield, North Carolina, 27577
Phone:919-934-3211
Fax:N/A
Johnston County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined234
Avg Daily Population235
Name of new facilityNot Specified
Full time payroll53
Full time total employees53
Total salaries and wages2415000
Other operating expenditures1009000
Total construction costsnot applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
Year of original constructionnot applicable
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 127 S. Second Street SMITHFIELD NC 27577

Johnston County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201691,112
Number Employed Annual Average, 201686,893
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20164,219
Unemployment Rate, 20164.6
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201552,681
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Johnston County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 201423,887
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201513.0
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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