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Updated on: January 26, 2021

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About Carter County Detention Center

The Carter County Detention Center is located in Elizabethton, Tennessee. The Carter County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Carter County Detention Center. 

Ar any given time the Carter County Detention Center can detain as many as 202 inmates. The Carter County Detention Center normally uses direct supervision. 

Majority or probably all the inmates held in Carter County Detention Center reside in Carter County. A majority of the inmates are pretrial inmates and sentenced inmates. 

While being economical the mission of the Carter County Detention Center is to supply the inmates with all the resources they need. 

The Carter County Detention Center is operated in a way that surpasses national and state standards. 

Carter County Detention Center
Facility Name
Carter County Detention Center
Facility Type
County Jail
Address
900 East Elk Avenue, Elizabethton, TN, 37643
Phone
423-542-1845
Capacity
202
City
Elizabethton
Postal Code
37643
State
Tennessee
Country
Carter 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

Carter County Sheriffs Department / Carter County Jail

Sheriff
Dexter Lunceford
Address
900 East Elk Avenue, Elizabethton, Tennessee, 37643
Phone
423-543-2211

Inmate Search

The Carter County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Carter County Detention Center. Keeping and maintaining an up to date database of all current inmates is a big responsibility. That is what the Carter County Detention Center does. 

The Carter County Detention Center has its jail roster with their current arrests open to the general public by the Carter County Sheriff's Department. This database can be found on the Carter County Sheriff’s Department official website.

The Carter County Detention Center inmate lookup is in alphabetical order. When doing a successful inmate search you will see the information listed below:

  • Inmate's Full Name
  • Age
  • Date Of Birth
  • Bail
  • Projected Release Date
  • Location
  • Booking Date
  • Charges
  • Arresting Agency
  • Mugshots

Sending a Mail

The Carter County Detention Center inmates are allowed to get written letters from their family and friends. For safety reasons, all letters will be examined by jail employees when they arrive. The letters will get passed out once the jail staff checks them.  

There are a number of things you are not allowed to send when sending things along with your letters to the jail. List of things not allowed to be sent below:

  • Gang Related Items
  • Plastic
  • Metal
  • Music Cards
  • Purfume
  • String
  • Ribbons
  • Glitter
  • Confetti
  • Lipstick/Lip Gloss/Chapstick
  • Writing Paper
  • Pens
  • Pencils
  • Stamps
  • Polaroids
  • Envelopes
  • No photographs larger than 5x7”

Carter County Detention Center inmate's are allowed to get books, newspaper and magazines. The books, newspaper and magazines will need to be delivered directly from the bookstore or publisher to the jail. All incoming books will be required to be paperback. All used and hardcover books are not allowed. Used and hardcover books will be sent back to the sender if they are sent to the jail.   

The Inmate's mailing address for Carter County Detention Center is: 

Inmate Full Name
Carter County Detention Center
900 East Elk Avenue, Elizabethton, TN, 37643

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Sending Money

The Carter County Detention Center inmates will need money to buy things from the commissary. A cashier’s check or money order can be sent straight to the Carter County Detention Center if you would like to put money into an inmate's account. You will need to make the money payable to the inmate. 

Money orders or cashier’s checks can be dropped off at the jail or you can send them in the mail to the jail at the address listed below: 

Carter County Detention Center
900 East Elk Avenue, Elizabethton, TN, 37643

Make sure you write the return address on the envelope if you are going to send in money orders or Cashier's checks. Allow several days for the money orders to be deposited into the inmate's account. 

Phone Calls

The Carter County Detention Center inmates are not allowed to get phone calls from their family or friends. During phone time, inmates are allowed to make phone calls to their family and friends. The inmates are limited to 15-minute calls. The call will be terminated when the 15 minutes is over.

Calling features such as three-way calling and call forwarding are forbidden for the inmates to use. The call will be disconnected if an inmate is caught using any of these features. Disciplinary action will be taken up against the inmate.   

The Carter County Detention Center inmates are only allowed to make collect calls. Inmates are only be allowed to call those who have a landline. Inmates are not able to call those who have a cell phone. The individual receiving the collect call is the one responsible for any and all fees that are associated with the collect call.   The Carter County Detention Center is not accountable for any charges associated with the collect calls.

Visiting Rules

The Carter County Detention Center inmates are allowed to have visitations. All visitors under the age of 18 will are allowed to visit, however, they will need to be with their legal guardian. Before you are allowed in the visitation area you will need to show either your driver’s license, state identification card, or your United States Passport. 

You will need to put all of your personal belonging in your vehicle. Personal belongings of any kind will be allowed in the visitation area. 

The Carter County Detention Center visitation hours are listed below: 

You are only allowed to visit inmates in the Carter County Detention Center during the hours listed above. Remember that visiting is a privilege and not a right. 

Carter County Prison Statistics

Carter County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 65
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison 2
Jail Population Held for State Jail 5
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 3
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail 4
Jail Population Held for ICE -

Carter County Jail Admissions By Race

Black Jail Population 11
Asian Jail Population -
White Jail Population 175
Native Jail Population 1
Latino Jail Population 2

Carter County Prison Population By Race

Native Prison Population -
Other Prison Population 1
Latino Prison Population -
Asian Prison Population -
White Prison Population 218
Black Prison Population 8

Carter County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 600
Male Jail Population 135
Total Jail Population 175
Female Jail Population 40

Carter County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 55
Female Pretrial Jail Population 9
Male Pretrial Jail Population 78

Carter County Prison Admissions

Total Prison Admissions 137
Black Prison Admissions 4
Other Prison Admissions 1
Native Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions -
White Prison Admissions 132
Male Prison Admissions 107
Asian Prison Admissions -
Female Prison Admissions 30

Carter County Prison Population

Female Prison Population 39
Total Prison Population 227
Male Prison Population 188

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