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Roanoke County Jail

401 E. Main Street

Salem, VA  24153


County History:   

Roanoke county was formed in 1838 by the Virginia Legislature.  It was named for the Roanoke River, which came from Native American term that meant money.  While both Roanoke city and the City of Salem are inside the boundaries of the county, they are not part of the county.  Salem was the original county seat; however, when it became an independent city it was allowed to retain the seat via an agreement with Roanoke County Courthouse.  The county has its administrative offices in Cave Spring.

County Population:  93,524

Area Code(s):  540

Jail Website:  

County Sheriff:  Joseph Orange

Roanoke County Police:  

Country: USA

Address 1: 3568 Peters Creek Rd

City: Roanoke

State: VA

Zip Code: 24019-2808

County: Botetourt County

Phone #: 540-561-8036

Fax #: 540-561-8143

Deputy Sheriff:  Unknown

Crime Stats for Salem:  Salem’s violent crime rate has been well below the national average since 2001.

Per 1,000 residents, Salem has 2.39 or 61 officers, which is above Virginia’s average of 2.24

County Clerk:  Unknown:

Inmate Search Instructions:  No information available

Visiting Hours:  


Min. Special (3A, 3B, 3C, 3E, 3F, 3H) & Min. General (4A, 4B)
Sunday – Thursday
8:00am – 11:45am
12:45pm – 4:45pm
6:15pm – 10:00pm

8:00am – 11:45am
12:45pm – 4:45pm
8:00pm – 10:00pm

Medium (5A, 3D)
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, & Sunday
12:45pm – 4:45pm
6:15pm – 10:00pm

Maximum (5B)
Tuesday, Thursday, & Saturday
12:45pm – 4:45pm
6:15pm – 10:00pm

Sending mail to Inmates:  No information available

Sending funds to inmates:  No information available

Working at Roanoke County:  

Sex Offender Search:  

Bail and Bail Bondsmen:  No information available

Roanoke County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined288
Avg Daily Population279
Name of new facilityWestern Virginia Regional Jail
Full time payroll87
Full time total employees87
Total salaries and wages5498497
Other operating expenditures1306247
Total construction costs32742
Equipment, furnishings, etc29570
Year of original construction1980
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 401 EAST MAIN STREET SALEM VA 24153

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