Carter County TN Detention Center is classed as a medium security facility. It has a strengthened perimeter fence and electronic detection systems to ensure inmates stay within the facility. To help inmates prepare themselves to rejoin the wider community, Carter County TN Detention Center offers a wide range of work and treatment programs.

Carter County TN Detention Center is a County Jail used by the jurisdictions of Carter to confine inmates for short periods while awaiting trial or processing. As inmates are staying for only a short period, it has fewer amenities than a jail or prison. Inmates do, however, have access to bathroom facilities and are provided with meals during their stay. Carter County TN Detention Center may also have a common area in which inmates can socialize.

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Physical Location

900 East Elk Avenue
Elizabethton, TN 37643

Contact Info

423-542-1845
423-542-6565 (Fax)

Extra Information

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