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Updated on: April 5, 2022

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About Mecklenburg County Work Release & Restitution Center

The Mecklenburg County Work Release & Restitution Center is located in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Department operates and manages the Mecklenburg County Work Release & Restitution Center. 

This facility can hold up to 160 inmates. These inmates are from minimum-security level all the way to the maximum-security level. There are both male and female inmates. 

Mecklenburg County Work Release & Restitution Center is supplied with medical staff, mental health staff, a kitchen, administrative segregation, medical segregation, and disciplinary housing. 

Mecklenburg County Work Release & Restitution Center
Facility Name
Mecklenburg County Work Release & Restitution Center
Facility Type
County Jail
Address
901 Elizabeth Avenue, Charlotte, NC, 28231
Phone
704-353-0822
Capacity
160
City
Charlotte
Postal Code
28231
State
North Carolina
Country
Mecklenburg County
Official Website
Website

Visitation Hours

  • Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
  • Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
  • Holiday Closed

Mecklenburg County Sheriffs Department

Sheriff
Garry McFadden
Address
700 East 4th Street, Charlotte, North Carolina, 28202
Phone
704-336-2543
Fax
704-336-6118
Email
[email protected]

Inmate Search

Finding someone in the Mecklenburg County Work Release & Restitution Center is very simple. You don't have to find the correct phone number, to be transferred from one person to next, to be put on hold, or get disconnected.

Using a computer or mobile phone, you can now do an inmate search from the comfort of your own home. 

The Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Mecklenburg County Work Release & Restitution Center. Keeping an up to date database of all inmates currently in their custody is a big responsibility. That is what the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Department does.

The Mecklenburg County Work Release & Restitution Center has its roster open to the general public by the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Department. You can find the Mecklenburg County Work Release & Restitution Center roster on the Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s official website.

Sending a Mail

Inmates in the Mecklenburg County Work Release & Restitution Center can receive written letters from their family and friends. These letters cannot contain many things or else they will be sent back to the original sender. 

Keep in mind that the inmates cannot receive the following items:

  • Stamps
  • Envelopes
  • Writing Paper
  • Pens
  • Pencils
  • Polaroids
  • Gang Related Items
  • Sexual in Nature Photos
  • Drawings
  • Stickers
  • Glitter

Inmates can receive books, magazines, and newspapers. These books, magazines, and newspapers are required to be sent directly to the jail from the bookstore or the publisher. All books will need to be new. All books will need to be paperback. No used or hardcover books are permitted.

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Sending Money

Mecklenburg County Work Release & Restitution Center inmates will need to have money to make purchases for day to day life items they will need from the commissary. 

If you would like to fund an inmate you can drop off cashier checks, money order and cash to the front desk in the Mecklenburg County Work Release & Restitution Center. From there the jail staff will deposit the funds into the inmate’s account. 

In order for the staff to place the funds into the correct account, you will need to make sure you have the inmate’s number and their inmate full name, so the jail staff can put the funds into the proper account. 

You will have to wait several days before the funds will be deposited. 

Phone Calls

The Mecklenburg County Work Release & Restitution Centerinmates are able to call home to their friends and family. Inmates are only allowed to make collect calls. Inmates are only able to call those who possess a landline phone. Those who have cell phones will not be able to get any collect calls. The individual receiving the collect call is the one responsible for any and all fees from the collect call. Mecklenburg County Work Release & Restitution Center is not the one responsible for any charges from the collect calls.

Calling features such as three-way calling and call forwarding are not permitted for the inmates to use. If an inmate is found using any of these features the call will be disconnected immediately, and disciplinary action will be taken up against the inmate.

Visiting Rules

Inmates at the Mecklenburg County Work Release & Restitution Center are allowed to have visitors. The Mecklenburg County Work Release & Restitution Center visitations are video visitation only. You will need to call 704-353-0822.

Before you are allowed to visit an inmate you will need to be on the inmate’s visitation list. All inmates in good standing are allowed 1 free video visit for each week. The video visit will be no longer than 20 minutes.

Inmates at Mecklenburg County Work Release & Restitution Center who are on disciplinary lockdown will only be allowed to have visitors from their immediate family only. 

The visiting hours are listed below:

Mecklenburg County Prison Statistics

Mecklenburg County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 47
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison 3
Jail Population Held for State Jail 950
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 355
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail 43
Jail Population Held for ICE 1

Mecklenburg County Jail Admissions By Race

Black Jail Population 902
Asian Jail Population 5
White Jail Population 243
Native Jail Population -
Latino Jail Population 186

Mecklenburg County Prison Population By Race

Native Prison Population 12
Other Prison Population 12
Latino Prison Population 291
Asian Prison Population 16
White Prison Population 377
Black Prison Population 2,049

Mecklenburg County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 25,099
Male Jail Population 1,249
Total Jail Population 1,397
Female Jail Population 103

Mecklenburg County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 1,270
Female Pretrial Jail Population 170
Male Pretrial Jail Population 1,892

Mecklenburg County Prison Admissions

Total Prison Admissions 993
Black Prison Admissions 744
Other Prison Admissions 1
Native Prison Admissions 5
Latino Prison Admissions 77
White Prison Admissions 152
Male Prison Admissions 944
Asian Prison Admissions 5
Female Prison Admissions 49

Mecklenburg County Prison Population

Female Prison Population 114
Total Prison Population 2,765
Male Prison Population 2,651

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