INMATE VISITATION INFORMATION: Visitation hours are as follows:

Fridays from 1:30pm - 3:30pm and 7pm - 8:30pm

Saturdays from 1:30 pm - 5pm

Sundays from 1:30 pm - 5pm 

  • All visitors must be signed in at least 15 minutes before visiting hours have ended.
  • Visitors MUST be on inmate Visitation List.
  • Only 4 visitors allowed per inmate per week.
  • All visitors MUST be 16 years of age or older.

 You may leave money for inmates at the Sheriff’s Office Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 pm. All monies must be in the form of a money order and made out to the inmate. No money orders are taken on the weekends or on holidays. No inmates personal property (such as keys, cell phones, etc.) will be released to ANYONE while in the possession of the Detention Center, even with the inmate's permission to do so.


Letters to inmate should be addressed as follows:

(Inmate's Name)

P.O. Box 186

Wentworth, NC 27375

Do not write on outside of envelopes except for delivery and return information. Letters can ONLY contain the following:·  

  • A Written or Typed Letter·  
  • A Money Order- payable to the inmate, for no more than $100.00·  
  • Money for inmates using ACCESS CORRECTIONS SECURE DEPOSITS using Smart Devices, accesscorrections.com, 866-345-1884, or the Kiosk located in the Sheriff's Office lobby.
  • A Card - no musical cards or cards with attachments·  
  • Photos - no Polaroids, nude/provocative photos, or photos that contain obscene gestures, alcohol/drug related items, weapons, or gang affiliated items or gestures·
  • No Envelopes larger than 6" x 9"·  
  • All Pamphlets, Soft Back Books, Magazines, Bibles etc. must be mailed from the Publishing Company (No Hard Back Books)
  • No paper, envelopes, stamps, pens, pencils, computer print outs, or items deemed by the facility as contraband can be sent through the mail. 

Any mail received that does not follow policy will be returned to sender at the sender’s expense. If you have questions please call 336-634-3236 ext. 4211 before mailing items.