Nags Head Police Jail Information

5401 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC, 27959

Nags Head Police Jail is a low security police department jail located in city of Nags Head, Dare County, NC. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under North Carolina state law. It houses the people who have been arrested and are awaiting trial, sentence or pending plea. Most of the inmates serving their time in Nags Head Police Jail are sentenced for less then a year for crimes which are less serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by North Carolina Department of Corrections (DOC)

Below we have given information about the Nags Head Police Jail including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Nags Head Police Jail Prison Information

Jail Name :Nags Head Police Jail
Jail Type :Police Department Jail
Location:5401 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC, 27959
Contact Numbers:252-441-6386
City:Nags Head
Postal Code:27959
State :North Carolina
County:Dare County
Jail Webpage:

Nags Head Police Jail Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Nags Head Police Jail, you can visit the the inmate search/roster link here. Alternatively you can call on to enquire about the inmate.

Note: Keep inmate information like Full Name, age, sex, date of birth and inmate ID handy.

If you are still not able to find the whereabouts of the inmate, then you can try searching on North Carolina statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
5401 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC, 27959

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 252-441-6386.

Note: In case of packages, prior approval from prison administration may be required. Contact the prison staff for more information.

Sending Money

Inmates can receive money into their commissary account via check, money order or cashier. Visitors can also deposit money directly into the inmate’s account at jail administrative office.

Note: When sending the money via check or money order, make sure you mention inmate id and full name at the back

Phone calls:

Inmates can call to any person on the approved members list between 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM. The receiver has to bear the cost of the call and the call can be of maximum 30 mins. During rush hours the call time is reduced to 10 mins.

Visitation Rules

If you are visiting someone in Nags Head Police Jail make sure you are in approved visitor list. It’s good idea to confirm with the prison authorities before coming for a visit.

Here are the basic visitation rules which one must adhere to:

  • Visitor must not be a prior felon.
  • Must have a valid government ID.
  • For children below 16 years of age, a legal guardian must be accompanied.
Visitation Hours
Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Nearby Jail/Prison

There are 6 nearby jails/prisons

Dare County Detention Center

1044 Driftwood Drive, Manteo, NC, 27954-0757 252-475-9220

Currituck County Detention Center

413 Maple Road, Maple, NC, 27956 252-453-2194

Washington County Jail

120 Adams Street - 4th Floor, Plymouth, NC, 27962 252-793-1107

Manteo Police Jail

410 Ananias Dare StPO Box 246, Manteo, NC, 27954 252-473-2069

Nags Head Police Jail

5401 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC, 27959 252-441-6386

Plymouth Police Jail

132 E Water Street, Plymouth, NC, 27962 252-793-4680

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