Acworth Detention Center

City Jail

Last Updated: February 24, 2022
4400 Acworth Industrial Dr, Acworth, GA 30101

Acworth Detention Center is for City Jail offenders sentenced up to twenty four months.

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The Acworth Detention Center serves as a low/medium-security city detention center located at 4400 Acworth Industrial Dr in Acworth, GA. Operated locally by the police and sheriff's departments, it houses inmates and detainees awaiting trial or sentencing. Most sentenced inmates have terms of less than two years. The facility also accepts inmates from surrounding towns and occasionally from the US Marshal's Service.

New detainees are regularly admitted to the jail, with some being released on bail or placed under pretrial services caseloads. Others may be supervised by probation agencies or released on recognizance with a court appearance agreement. Those who remain in custody await their court appearances at the facility, receiving accommodations such as bedding and meals.

For access to arrest records in Georgia, you can view them here.

Acworth Police Department has the responsibility of directing the daily operations of the Detention Facility, ensuring that security and safety are paramount. The Acworth Detention Center is a state of the art facility that houses men and women that are awaiting arraignment and/or trial. The facility has the capability to house a maximum of 41 inmates. The detention center is run by eight certified jailers, two kitchen staff and one supervisor.

Inmate Accounts - Inmates are allowed to have money placed on their accounts to be able to purchase items from the commissary. Money may be brought to the facility at any time except on Thursday. Inmates are not allowed to carry any money on their person at any time. The money must be cash or money order only, no checks.

Inmate Locator

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Visitation Information

Acworth Detention Center - Visitation

Visitation Schedule for Men

  • Saturday: 1PM - 4PM

Visitation Schedule for Women

  • Sunday: 1PM - 4PM

Visitation Rules

All visitors must present a valid identification and sign in the visitor’s log. All visitors must be on the approved visitor’s list and have signed a GCIC consent form. The consent form can only be signed Monday – Friday between the hours of 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.

  1. All visitors are required to sign the visitation log.
  2. All visitors are required to turn over all funds, packages, and gifts for the inmate to the detention officer before being allowed to visit.
  3. Proper attire is required for all visitors
  4. Visitors must be a minimum of 18 years of age unless they are a part of the inmate’s immediate family.
  5. Visitors are subject to being searched by departmental staff at any time. Refusal to submit to this search is grounds for terminating the visit.
  6. Any visitor who brings or attempts to bring any item of contraband into the department will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.
  7. Visitors who are intoxicated or displaying uncooperative behavior will not be permitted to visit with inmate(s).
  8. Inmates and visitors must conduct themselves appropriately at all times. When an inmate or visitor does not properly conduct themselves, the detention officer in charge is to discontinue the visit.
  9. Visitors are to leave the visiting area when instructed to do so by the detention staff.
  10. Visitors are not allowed to enter any other area in the department unless under escort by an officer.
  11. All visitors are to leave the department through the Acworth lobby.

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