North Carolina Jails and Bail Bonds

Examining the effects of bail bond policy and pretrial release programs in county jails.
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North Carolina Jails and Bail Bonds


North Carolina bail bonds

North Carolina has an inmate population of 17,682 housed in 102 jails and employs an estimated detention staff of 5,800. The state has an incarcertation rate of 200 inmates per 100,000 citizens. There are 18 mens facilities, 1 womens facilities, and 84 all gender facilities in North Carolina. The staff to inmate ratio in North Carolina is 3.1. The state has 65 probation, 27 prerelease, 18 youth, and 6 drug facilities. Of the states 17,682 inmates 2,220 are housed in small facilities (less than 100), 8,830 are housed in facilities holding 100-499 inmates, 3,300 are housed in facilities holding 500-999 inmates, and 3,332 inmates are incarcerated in facilities that can hold 1,000 or more inmates. If you are looking for North Carolina bail bondsman who service bail bonds in North Carolina browse to the jail where you need to post bail and fill out the bail bondsman form on that jails page.

Showing 54 of 102 jails in North Carolina in areas with population greater than 50,000. If you don't see the jail you are looking for, check in the dropdown box to the left (all jails are listed there).

Source: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)