Lookup Inmates in Nash 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.

Nash County Jail

Courthouse Square

Nashville, NC  27856


County History:   

Nash county was established in 1777 and was named for Francis Nash, a Brigadier General in the Revolutionary War.  He was killed in action during the Battle of Germantown.   

County Population:  95,093

Area Code(s):  252

Jail Website:

County Sheriff:  Keith Stone

222 W.  Washington Street

Nashville, NC 27856
Phone:  252-459-4121
Fax:  252-459-8741

Deputy Sheriff:  Unknown

Crime Stats for Nashville:  Nashville’s violent crime rate has trended down between 2007 and 2012, which was the most recent data reported.

Per 1,000 residents, Nashville has 2.93 or 16 officers, which is above North Carolina’s average of 2.39

County Clerk:  Unknown:

Inmate Search Instructions:  Inmate Information Ph: 252-459-1567

Visiting Hours:  

  • Male inmates with last names beginning with A through K have visitation on Saturday between the hours of 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.
  • Male inmates with last names beginning with L through Z have visitation on Sunday between the hours of 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.
  • All female inmates have visitation on Sunday between the hours of 4 p.m. and 5 p.m.

Sending mail to Inmates:  No information available

Sending funds to inmates:  

Money will be accepted in the front lobby for inmate accounts seven days a week.  It can be deposited into the kiosk in the front lobby of the Detention Center. It can also be deposited online by using a credit card.  

Online Inmate Deposits

Working at Nash County:  

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Bail and Bail Bondsmen:  No information available

Nash County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined196
Avg Daily Population216
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll55
Full time total employees55
Total salaries and wages1687005
Other operating expenditures934851
Total construction costs0
Equipment, furnishings, etc30000
Year of original construction1975
Year of major renovation1999
Name of new facilitynot applicable


Nash County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201644,072
Number Employed Annual Average, 201641,173
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20162,899
Unemployment Rate, 20166.6
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201543,450
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Nash County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 201416,648
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201518.1
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)
Friday, January 29th, 2021 at 11:26am
The Administrative Office of the Sheriffs Office will be closed today from 1130am until 100pm for a retirement luncheon. We apologize for the inconvenience this causes. If you have any need of assistance, please call us at 252-459-1630.
Thursday, January 28th, 2021 at 4:18pm
The snow is starting to melt but it’s still cold outside. K-9 Maya says to bundle up when your outside making those snowmen. Don’t let old man winter get the best of you. #snowday #coldoutside #K9 #Maya https://t.co/7FwoLGWSnU
Thursday, January 21st, 2021 at 1:02pm
Nash County…Get ready to shred & recycle!

Keep America Beautiful of Nash & Edgecombe Counties are partnering up with Nash County for the next Nash County Recycles Day set for Saturday, March 6th from 10AM-1PM at the Nash County Courthouse parking lot. More info to follow. https://t.co/X7U0Vme13H
Thursday, January 21st, 2021 at 12:01pm
Nash County Senior Resident Superior Court Judge Quentin Sumner has cancelled Jury Duty set for February 1st and February 8th in Nash County.

A written notification will also be mailed to citizens who have accepted service letting them know about the Jury Duty cancellations. https://t.co/HaTpigBdCD
Monday, January 18th, 2021 at 10:03am
Two more new family members joined us on Friday. Tamia Garrett and Amy James are two of our newest Detention Officers. We would like to welcome them aboard! #NCSO #nashcounty #detentioncenter https://t.co/iGn5K5N9oo
Thursday, January 14th, 2021 at 11:15pm
Did you know?

The Nash & The Southern Nash Senior Center are looking for volunteers for the Home Delivered Meals Program.

Routes needing coverage are Spring Hope, Bailey, and West Mount.

For more info, contact Wendy Perry at (252) 459-1367 or Wendy.Perry @nashcountync.gov. https://t.co/hyoEQXoRqN
Wednesday, January 13th, 2021 at 9:05pm
Our 3rd new member this week is Kyle Curtiss. Kyle has been hired as a Detention Officer but will be attending BLET. He will be studying to become a law enforcement officer over the next four months @NashCC. Welcome! https://t.co/umFCLl0bAb
Wednesday, January 13th, 2021 at 9:03pm
Help us welcome 2 new Deputy members to our family this week. Samuel Holmes just completed BLET @NashCC and was already working for us already as a Detention Officer. Rosa Johnson just completed BLET @NashCC also, and both of them were sworn in as our newest Deputies. Welcome! https://t.co/Aih1lxdaJP
Wednesday, December 30th, 2020 at 8:12pm
The Nash County SO is seeking information about these two vehicles that were seen in the Castalia area today around 200pm. The owners of these vehicles are being sought in reference to a suspicious death. If you have any info please contact Det Baugham at (252) 955-3573. https://t.co/FKChmUMiHL
Thursday, December 24th, 2020 at 12:39am
All Nash County administrative offices will be closed for Christmas on Thursday the 24th, Friday the 25th and Monday the 28th.
Tuesday, December 22nd, 2020 at 6:24pm
Today we were able to present the Meals on Wheels Rocky Mount with a check for $500, and assist them with delivering meals on their routes. We also provided our annual fruit baskets to all those receiving meals as well. #community #compassion https://t.co/BAEe98iULJ
Wednesday, December 16th, 2020 at 10:57am
We would like to thank Reggie Stancil who stopped by and delivered these two ornaments he had made. One for our tree here at the Sheriffs Office and one to be given to the family of Jared Allison. We thank him for taking the time to think about us. https://t.co/tx4YBCLnSy
Monday, December 14th, 2020 at 12:37pm
The Jury Session for January 4th, 2021 has been cancelled per the Clerk's Office. If you were scheduled to attend, you do not have to come. https://t.co/Grr0RGnO1k
Thursday, December 10th, 2020 at 10:03pm
We have received several reports of unknown suspects cutting off the tail hair of horses in pastures in the area. Apparently there is a high demand for horse hair and they are selling the hair. If you see anything suspicious please let us know.
Wednesday, December 9th, 2020 at 9:52pm
Wilson suspect arrested for trafficking and weapons charges after joint investigation. https://t.co/TI4HklRdfs

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