The Durham County Jail is located in Durham, North Carolina at 201 East Main Street 27704. The jail staff can be reached by calling (919) 560-0897.If you are looking to post bail for an inmate at Durham County Jail fill out the form at the top of this page.
About the Durham County Detention Center
The Durham County Detention Center is located in Durham, North Carolina. This is the main holding facility for long term and short term inmates in the Durham County area. This facility opened in 1996 with the capacity for 576 inmates. It has since been expanded with more housing units for a total capacity of 736 inmates. The detention center was designed to group inmates into housing pods based on behavior, security level and risk classification. Inmates are controlled and monitored through direct supervision techniques that give jail staff constant control over the inmate population. Additionally, each housing pod has a dayroom area and an outdoor recreation space which allow inmates free time outside of their housing units. To locate an inmate within this facility use the inmate locater online at http://www2.durhamcountync.gov/sheriff/ips/.
Bail Bond Services
Once bail has been set in your case you may require the services of a local bail bondsman. There are a variety of bail bond companies in the Durham area who can assist with your release from this facility, including:
· Ash Bail Bond
· MC Bail Bonding
· Barry's Bail Bonds
· Hammond Bail Bond
· Teddy Wright Bail Bonds
There are a variety of programs at the facility that give inmates the opportunity to learn and grow during their incarceration. These include educational, vocational, and self improvement programs. The goal of these programs is to provide inmates with constructive jail free time while providing information and advice on getting out and staying out of the prison system. Some of the other options available at the facility include programs for substance abuse, GED training, literacy training, vocational classes, work programs, religious services, AA meetings, and many others. Inmates at this facility are allowed 1 visit per week with up to 3 visitors per day. The date and time of an inmates visitation will be determined by the location and security classification of the inmate. For more information on the Durham County Detention Center you can visit their website at Dconc.gov or call them directly at 919-560-0897.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Durham has a total population of 269,706. The population has increased by 46,392 (21%) from 2000 through 2009. The population density is 943.1 and covers 286 square miles.
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Residents of Durham experienced 1,642 crimes in 2011. The #1 crime was arson with 2 violations. The #2 criminality was theft with 368 crimes. The #3 crime was vehicle theft with 47 occurrences. The #4 crime was burglary with 350 instances. The #5 violation was property crime with 765 occurrences. The #6 criminality was assault with 35 crimes. The #7 unlawful act was robbery with 12 reports. The #8 criminality was rape with 5 reports. The #9 violation was murder with 3 violations. The #10 criminality was violent crime with 55 circumstances.