218 North Main Street, Dobson, NC, 27017
The Surry County Detention Center is a medium-security jail located in Dobson, North Carolina. The Surry County Sheriff’s Office is the agency that is overseeing the day to day operation of the Surry County Detention Center.
The Surry County Detention Center mainly has residents of Surry County, but on the rare occasion will take in inmates from other counties and even from the United States Marshals Service.
The Surry County Detention Center provides its inmates housing and cares for nearly 149 male inmates. These inmates will either be at a minimum or medium-security level.
The Surry County Detention Center employs over 250 correctional officers alongside another 25 administrative personnel.
The Surry County Detention Center has a $32 million annual operating budget.
Surry County Detention Center — General Information
|Facility Name||Surry County Detention Center|
|Facility Type||County Jail|
|Address||218 North Main Street, Dobson, NC, 27017|
Many county jails throughout the United States are finally putting their inmate roster online. This can be such a slow process for these facilities.
The Surry County Detention Center is ahead of the game and you can officially search for an inmate who is booked into the Surry County Detention Center in the comfort of your own home on your computer or smartphone.
Public Records Online Search
Criminal Records and Contact Info aggregated from real law enforcement agencies and government court houses.
Sending a Mail/Care Package
When an inmate is in the Surry County Detention Center, you can send them letters. These letters cannot contain many things.
Keep in mind if you start having too many infractions while sending an inmate's mail, you may lose the privilege of sending them letters in the future. You will want to refrain from sending anything that is NOT allowed or permitted in the Surry County Detention Center.
All money orders must be sent using the United States Postal Service. Any money orders that is sent using other carriers will not be accepted.
Please have the inmate’s name and their identification number on the money order as well.
Please do not bring the money order to the facility. ALL funds will ONLY be accepted through the United States Postal Service.
Inmates will have two options when they decide to call home. They can either use the standard collect calls or they can go through Global Tel Link and choose a plan from them.
The options will each have their pros and cons.
If you would like to visit an inmate in the Surry County Detention Center, you will need to create a visitor account first.
When you create a visitor's account, you will be prompted to complete the application. You will need to wait until the application is approved.
Monday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Refer the map below to find the driving directions.