Lookup Inmates in Haywood County, North Carolina. Results May Include: Arrest Detail, Date, Agency, Type, Officer, Location, Offense Date, Description, Related Incident, Bail Amount, Bail Type, Court #, Inmate Details, Address, Jail Housing Location, Incarceration Date, Scheduled Release, Race/Gender.

Haywood County Jail

215 North Main

Waynesville, NC  28786

(828) 356-2864

County History:   

Named for John Haywood who was a former state treasure, the county was established in 1808.  In 1865, the last Civil War shot east of Mississippi, was fired in this county, a monument is in the county seat of Waynesville.  

County Population:  59,183

Area Code(s):  828

Jail Website:  

County Sheriff:  Greg Christopher

(828) 452-6768 
(828) 452-6666 
1620 Brown Avenue 
Waynesville NC 28786

Deputy Sheriff:  Unknown

Crime Stats for Waynesville:  Waynesville’s violent crime rate has been decreasing since 2013 and has been consistently below the national average each year since 2001.     

Per 1,000 residents, Waynesville has 3.49 or 34 officers, which is above North Carolina’s average of 2.39

County Clerk:  Unknown:  

Inmate Search Instructions:  

For inquiries about an inmate – including charges, bond amounts and residential information, please call the automated Haywood County Detention Center phone line at (828) 452-6670 and select option 1.  Inmate information is updated every 15 minutes.

Visiting Hours:  

Visitation is by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, please call Combined Public Communications at (866) 340-7879 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, or 2 p.m. through 6 p.m. Saturdays, eastern standard time. Appointments must be scheduled 24 hours in advance.

Visitation is conducted according to the schedule below:

  • A-Pod & Annex: Mondays 6:00 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Dorm: Wednesdays 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • B-Pod: Thursdays 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
  • C-Pod: Sundays 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • D-Pod: Saturdays 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Information required for visit includes name, address, date of birth and driver’s license. Children may visit if accompanied by an adult.

Sending mail to Inmates:  

Inmate telephone and email services are provided by Combined Public Communications.  Family members and friends determine the amount they wish to deposit on an inmate’s account for telephone and email services.  Funds deposited to an inmate’s telephone fund may be made with cash, debit or credit card either by using the kiosk located in the Law Enforcement Center lobby or by going to the cpcjail.com website.  If you have any issues with the telephone services provided, please contact Combined Public Communications directly via their website.

Sending funds to inmates:  

Funds deposited in an inmate’s account may be made with cash, debit or credit card using the kiosk located in the Law Enforcement Center lobby.  Deposits may also be made with debit or credit card by going to the JailATM.com website.  If you have any issues with the commissary services provided, please contact Kimble’s directly via their website.

Working at Haywood County:  

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Bail and Bail Bondsmen:  

  • Option 1: Paying the full amount of the bond in cash to the Clerk of Superior Court as a promissory measure to guarantee their appearance at all court dates for that case (the full amount is returned if the defendant is present at all court proceedings once the case is fully disposed of)
  • Option 2: Haywood County landowners may use property they own as a guarantee against the defendant to ensure their appearance at all court dates.  If the bond amount is greater than $2,500 then a current Haywood County Tax Statement must be presented to prove there are no tax levies against the property at the time of application (unless a prior waiver is obtained from the Magistrate or the Haywood County Clerk of Superior Court)
  • Option 3: A bondsman may be contacted to post bond for the defendant.  The fees vary for among bonding agencies, but typically 15% of the bond total is charged as a non-returnable service fee. A current list of bonding agencies in Haywood County may be obtained from the Haywood County Detention Center or the business section of the phone book.  Please note that Detention Officers are not permitted to recommend bonding agencies.
Haywood County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined95
Avg Daily PopulationXXXX
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll28
Full time total employees28
Total salaries and wages994463
Other operating expenditures232265
Total construction costsnot applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etc8387
Year of original construction1990
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

For more information on the Haywood County Jail in North Carolina, Visit: http://www.haywoodncsheriff.com/detention-center/


Haywood County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201628,534
Number Employed Annual Average, 201627,235
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20161,299
Unemployment Rate, 20164.6
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201543,573
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Haywood County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 201410,436
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201517.6
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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