Wake County Detention Division Information

3301 Hammond Road, Raleigh, NC, 27610

Wake County Detention Division is a medium security county jail located in city of Raleigh, Wake County, NC. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under North Carolina state law. Most of the inmate’s serving time in this prison are sentenced for the period of over a year and are sentenced for crimes which are serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by North Carolina Department of Corrections (DOC)

Below we have given information about the Wake County Detention Division including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Wake County Detention Division Prison Information

Jail Name :Wake County Detention Division
Jail Type :County Jail
Location:3301 Hammond Road, Raleigh, NC, 27610
Contact Numbers:919-733-7988
Postal Code:27610
State :North Carolina
County:Wake County
Jail Webpage://www.wakegov.com/sheriff/detention/Pages/default.aspx

Wake County Detention Division Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Wake County Detention Division, 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
3301 Hammond Road, Raleigh, NC, 27610

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 919-733-7988.

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 Wake County Detention Division 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

Wake County Detention Division

3301 Hammond Road, Raleigh, NC, 27610 919-733-7988

North Carolina Correctional Institution for Women (NCCIW)

1034 Bragg Street, Raleigh, NC, 27610 919-733-4340

Central Prison

1300 Western Boulevard, Raleigh, NC, 27606 919-733-0800

Wake Correctional Center

1000 Rock Quarry Road, Raleigh, NC, 27610 919-733-7988

Raleigh Correctional Center for Women

1201 South State Street, Raleigh, NC, 27610 919-733-4248

Wake Juvenile Detention Center

700 Beacon Lake Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27610 919-212-3104

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