Detention Center

Capacity: 208

1st Floor:  Saturday 8:00 am to 10:00 am
2nd Floor:  Saturday 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
3rd Floor:  Sunday 8:00 am to 10:00 am
4th Floor:  Sunday 1:00pm to 3:00 pm

Female Visitation : 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm : Saturday

Trustee Visitation : 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm : Sunday

Commissary is ordered Thursday after 2:00 a.m.  
To make an online deposit on an inmates account you may search the following link: to log in.

Inmates are allowed to receive money orders to be placed in their account for ordering. Money orders must be sent through the mail. All mail and money orders should be clearly marked with the inmates full name and a valid return address. All incoming mail must be postcard only. Packages and large envelopes are not allowed unless cleared prior to sending by Lt. Cox. Books and magazines must be sent by a publisher or bookstore and they must be soft cover books. We do not allow stamps, stationary or envelopes to be sent by mail, these items must be purchased from commissary.

Non-denominational Chapel Services are held on a regular basis. All clergy visits are scheduled and cleared by the Detention Center Chaplain, Pastor Jerome Wilkerson.

Mailing written correspondence to an inmate:   
Post Cards Only 

"Inmate Name"
Rutherford County Detention Center
198 North Washington Street
Rutherfordton, NC 28139

Interested in working with Rutherford County? ? Click the link below:
Detention Center Employment Flyer