Carteret County Detention Facility (NC) Inmate Search and Jail Roster Information

306 Craven Street, Beaufort, NC, 28516
Carteret County Detention Facility

Carteret County Detention Facility is a high security county jail located in city of Beaufort, Carteret County, North Carolina. It houses adult inmates (18+ age) who have been convicted for their crimes which come under North Carolina state law. A large portion of the inmate's serving time in this jail are condemned for the time of over a year and are condemned for wrongdoings which are not kidding in nature. The jail is worked and kept up by county jail.

Below we have given information about the Carteret County Detention Facility including inmate search, contact details, visitation hours, driving directions and mailing information.

Carteret County Detention Facility COVID-19 Visitor Safety Notice:

To prevent the spread of Coronavirus among the inmates, staff & visitors, the use face masks / facial covering is required!

Proof of vacination may be required to enter the facility.

To minimize the spread of COVID-19, & to protect imates / staff, visitor access may be limited / restricted.

To get most recent updates & visitation times, contact Carteret County Detention Facility by phone:
252-504-4800, 252-504-4832

Carteret County Detention Facility Prison Information

Jail Name: Carteret County Detention Facility
Jail Type: County Jail
Location: 306 Craven Street, Beaufort, NC, 28516
Contact Numbers:
City: Beaufort
Zip/Postal Code: 28516
State: North Carolina
County: Carteret County

How to do an Carteret County Detention Facility inmate search

Find on website

If you are searching for information of any inmate that is currently housed at Carteret County Detention Facility, you can visit the the official inmate lookup link. You can also call the jail / prison on 252-504-4800, 252-504-4832 to enquire about the inmate.

Information needed

Note: Keep in hand inmate information like Full Name, age, sex, DOB and inmate ID.

Expand the search

However, If you are still unable to lookup the whereabouts of the inmate, then you can try finding on North Carolina statewide inmate search page.

Inmate Background Check

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Sending a Package / Mail

You can send any mail to the inmates who are imprisoned in their respective jail / prison. Please send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name,
Inmate ID
306 Craven Street, Beaufort, NC, 28516

Please make sure the mail or package that you are sending comes under the list of approved items. For further clarification on the allowed items, contact the prison administration directly on 252-504-4800, 252-504-4832.

Note: In case you want to send packages, you need to get prior approval from the prison administration. Contact the prison / jail staff for more information.

Sending Money

Inmates who are currently imprisoned can receive money into their commissary account via money order, check or cash. Inmate visitors can also deposit money directly into the inmate's account at prison administrative office.

Note: When sending the money via money order or check, mention the inmate id and full name on the back of the slip.

Phone calls:

Inmates can call to any person outside who are on the approved members list between 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM. The cost of the call is beared by the receiver and the call can be of maximum 30 minutes. During rush hours, the calling time is reduced drastically to 10 minutes.

Visitation Rules

You need to get yourself registered in the visitors list before visiting any inmate in the prison. If you are visiting someone in Carteret County Detention Facility, make sure you are in approved visitors list. Confirm with the prison authorities before coming to visit the inmate.

Listed below are the basic visitation rules which one must adhere to:

  • Visitor must not be a prior felon.
  • Visitor must have a valid government ID.
  • A legal guardian must be accompanied for children below 16 years of age.

Visitation Hours


7:30 AM to 9:00 PM


7:30 AM to 9:00 PM


7:30 AM to 9:00 PM


7:30 AM to 9:00 PM


7:30 AM to 9:00 PM


7:30 Am to 2:30 PM


7:30 Am to 2:30 PM



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