Sylva City Jail, NC Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: March 19, 2020
Sylva City Jail

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Sylva City Jail serves the Sylva, North Carolina area. The Sylva City Jail is a low-security facility. The Sylva City Jail is running by the Sylva Police Department.

The Sylva Police Department consists of 10 civilian employees alongside 14 full-time officers.

The purpose of the Sylva City Jail is to house people who have been arrested within Sylva before they are moved to the county facility. Typically, offenders who are being held at the Sylva City Jail will only be in the facility for a very short time.

However, if the county jail is overcrowded, then occasionally, the Sylva City Jail will house inmates on a longer-term basis.

Most inmates that come into the Sylva City Jail were arrested on misdemeanor charges such as assault, DUI, etc.

Sylva City Jail - General Information

  • Facility Name

    Sylva City Jail

  • Facility Type

    City Jail

  • Address

    83 Allen Street, Sylva, NC, 28779

  • Phone

    828-586-2916

  • City

    Sylva

  • Postal Code

    28779

  • State

    North Carolina

  • Country

    Jackson County

  • Facility Name

    Sylva City Jail

  • Facility Type

    City Jail

  • Address

    83 Allen Street, Sylva, NC, 28779

  • Phone

    828-586-2916

  • Country

    Jackson County

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With the Sylva City Jail primarily being a holding pen for offenders before they are brought to the county facility or released, the inmate roster changes quite often.

The Sylva City Jail decided to not make their inmate roster public for you to view. What does this mean for you? This means if you need information on an offender they are currently in custody, you will need to contact the Sylva City Jail with the above phone number.

Send a Mail/Package

City jails are not like county jails. The Sylva City Jail does not accept inmate mail. If you would like to write to an inmate or get letters from an inmate, you will need to wait until the offender is in a county jail.

Sending Money

With the Sylva City Jail primarily just being a holding pen for the offenders before they are brought to the county facility or released, the offenders will not need money.

The Sylva City Jail will provide the offenders with everything they will need. Offenders will be given three meals a day and have their other needs met while they are being held in the facility.

So, there will be no need for you to send money to the Sylva City Jail or drop money off to the facility.

Phone Calls

Offenders can make outgoing calls to their family and friends. All outgoing calls they can make will be collect calls. Only people who have a landline phone will be receiving these calls. Collect calls, unfortunately, do not work on mobile phones.

Visitation Rules

Depending on if the offender is in court or was transferred directly off to the county facility, you will be permitted to visit the inmate.

You should call the Sylva City Jail to ensure the offender is available to have a visitor before making your way down to the facility.

VISITATION HOURS

  • Monday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Thursday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Friday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Saturday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Sunday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Directions

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