Mecklenburg County NC Jail-Central is a high security facility, also known as a penitentiary. Mecklenburg County NC Jail-Central has a reinforced perimeter. Inmates are either housed on their own or with another inmate. The safety of inmates is closely monitored, with a high number of staff and the movement of inmate movements around the facility closely managed.

Mecklenburg County NC Jail-Central is a County Jail used by the jurisdictions of Mecklenburg 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. Mecklenburg County NC Jail-Central may also have a common area in which inmates can socialize.

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Physical Location

801 East Fourth Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

Contact Info

704-336-8100
704-353-1210 (Fax)