Clayton County GA Jail

County Jail

Last Updated: August 21, 2023
9157 Tara Blvd, Jonesboro, GA 30206

Clayton County GA Jail is for County Jail offenders sentenced up to twenty four months.

All prisons and jails have Security or Custody levels depending on the inmate’s classification, sentence, and criminal history. Please review the rules and regulations for County - medium facility.

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If you are unsure of your inmate's location, you can search and locate your inmate by typing in their last name, first name or first initial, and/or the offender ID number to get their accurate information immediately Registered Offenders

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Clayton County GA Jail basic information to help guide you through what you can do for your inmate while they are incarcerated. The facility's direct contact number: 770-477-4413, 770-477-4414

The Clayton County GA Jail is a medium-security detention center located at 9157 Tara Blvd Jonesboro, GA which is operated locally by the Clayton County Sheriff's Office and holds inmates awaiting trial or sentencing or both. Most of the sentenced inmates are here for less than two years. Clayton County accepts inmates from surrounding towns, municipalities, the US Marshal's Service and the Jonesboro Police Department who do not have their own long-term lock-up.

Stamps are NOT allowed, postcards must be metered or have a pre-printed stamp.
Up to four photographs may be mailed to the jail, after an inmate has been incarcerated for a minimum of 30 days, provided the envelope is clearly marked PHOTOGRAPHS.

Mission of the Jail Operations Division

The mission of the Clayton County Jail is to provide a safe, sanitary, and secure place of incarceration for inmates and the staff who work there.

Some of the functions and responsibilities of the Jail Operations Division are:

-- Administering and Processing of Court Documents and Orders

-- Receiving and Processing of Inmates

-- Housing / Feeding / Clothing of Inmates

-- Providing Medical Care to Inmates

-- Providing Religious and Educational Services to Inmates

-- Providing Visitation to Families of Inmates

-- Maintaining Safety and Security for all Inmates and Staff

-- Releasing of Inmates

-- Work Release

Inmate Locator

Clayton County GA Jail publishes the names of their inmates currently in their facility in Georgia. Your search should start with this locator first to see if your loved one is there.

The second box is the InmateAid Inmate Search. This database of inmates is user-generated content for the purpose of accessing and utilizing any or all of the InmateAid services. If you need our assistance creating your own inmate profile to keep in touch, email us at and we will assist you in locating your inmate.

As a last resort, you might have to pay for that information if we do not have it. The Arrest Record Search will cost you a small amount, but their data is the freshest available and for that reason they charge to access it.

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Visitation Information

Clayton County GA Jail - Visitation at 9157 Tara Blvd, Jonesboro, GA

  • Monday 9am - 6pm
  • Tuesday 9am - 6pm
  • Wednesday 9am - 6pm
  • Thursday 9am - 6pm
  • Friday 9am - 6pm

All visits are non-contact and conducted through a glass partition. This facility may also have a video visitation option, please call 770-477-4413, 770-477-4414 for more information and updates to the current rules and regulations.

Inmates are allowed 2 visitors per day

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