Sparta-Hancock County Detention Facility, GA Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: May 17, 2020
Sparta-Hancock County Detention Facility

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The Sparta-Hancock County Detention Facility, located in the city and county of Sparta, Georgia is a medium to maximum-security facility that houses a daily average of 300 inmates and employs 75 staff.

All of inmates housed in the Sparta-Hancock County Detention Facility are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Hancock County Court System and been sentenced to one year or less. The Sparta-Hancock County Detention Facility also houses inmates arrested by this county’s municipal police departments.

The Sparta-Hancock County Detention Facility is run by the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office.

The Bridge Program

Sparta-Hancock County Detention Facility offers its inmates the Bride Program. Created by the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office 2011, this program targets substance abuse issues. BRIDGE consists of:

  • 12 Step meetings

  • Relapse prevention

  • Anger management

  • Criminal and addictive thinking

  • Employment

  • Group and individual sessions that target coping skills

  • Meditation skills

  • Moral Recognition Therapy (MRT)

Inmates who participate are required to attend the program for a minimum of 90 days.

Sparta-Hancock County Detention Facility - General Information

  • Facility Name

    Sparta-Hancock County Detention Facility

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    67 Spring Street, Sparta, GA, 31087

  • Phone

    706-444-6471

  • City

    Sparta

  • Postal Code

    31087

  • State

    Georgia

  • Country

    Hancock County

  • Facility Name

    Sparta-Hancock County Detention Facility

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    67 Spring Street, Sparta, GA, 31087

  • Phone

    706-444-6471

  • Country

    Hancock County

  • City

    Sparta

  • Postal Code

    31087

  • State

    Georgia

Hancock County Sheriff's Office

  • Address

    67 Spring Court, Sparta, Georgia, 31087

  • Phone

    706-444-6471

  • Fax

    706-444-1218

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Sparta-Hancock County Detention Facility currently does not publish inmates’ information on their website. If you want to get information on an inmate at this facility, you can call the jail at 706-444-6471.

You can also try using the Georgia Department of Corrections inmate locator.

Send a Mail/Package

Inmates at Sparta-Hancock County Detention Facility may receive only metered, unstamped, plain white postcards no larger than 4" x 6" as mail written in black or blue ink.

Make sure you include your full first and last name on the return address. If no return address is available, unauthorized mail will be stored in the inmate's locker until the inmate's release.

To send mail to an inmate, address your envelope as follows:

Inmate's Name/Inmate Number (Call 706-444-6471 to get the inmate #)
Sparta-Hancock County Detention Facility
67 Spring Street, Sparta, GA, 31087

Magazines and books may be sent to an inmate if they are directly from the publisher.

Sending Money

If you want to send money to an inmate’s account, use one of the following options:

  • The kiosk (located in the lobby of the Sparta-Hancock County Detention Facility) using Cash or Visa / Master Card. There is a minimum $2.50 fee.

  • Online by visiting JailATM. There is a minimum $2.50 fee.

The Sparta-Hancock County Detention Facility does not accept cashier’s checks or money orders.

Phone Calls

The Inmate Debit Calling program uses Global Tel Link (GTL) for Sparta-Hancock County Detention Facility and now offers two kinds of prepaid phone accounts:

  • AdvancePay Phone Account: This prepaid account lets the inmate make calls to certain phone numbers using funds that you have deposited in the account. You can learn more about GTL’s AdvancePay.

  • Inmate PIN Debit Phone Account: These accounts let inmates pay for their own phone calls and call any phone number allowed by their facility. Find out more about GTL’s Inmate PIN Debit phone service.

Visitation Rules

Visitors must be registered on the Sparta-Hancock County Detention Facility’s visitation website and have selected the inmate who is being visited. Visitors have the ability to schedule a visit from home on a tablet or phone. Visitor registration can also be done by using the kiosk in the jail lobby.

Inmates are allowed one 25-minute video visit per week by no more than four visitors at a time. During on-site visitation, Sparta-Hancock County Detention Facility has five on-site visitation units available.

Appropriate attire is required during video visits.

All visits must be scheduled at least two days in advance but no more than six days in advance.

A Video Visitation Brochure (PDF) can be obtained in the front lobby of the county jail. If you have any questions, call the video visitation information line at 706-444-6471.

VISITATION HOURS

  • 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
  • Sunday
    7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Directions

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