Forsyth County Inmate Search

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Forsyth County, NC Jail Inmate Search

FORSYTH COUNTY is located in North Carolina with an average daily population of 573. The county has approximately 584 confined in facilities with 515 male and 69 female prisoners. That means that 88% of the confined population are male, and 12% are female.









(Average Daily Population)

How Does Forsyth County Inmate Search Work?

Inmate records for Forsyth County are freely accessible. All detention facilities in Forsyth County are governed by the Freedom of Information Act which provides publicly available information about inmates in the county.

Forsyth County Parole and Probation

Forsyth County Parole

If a prisoner has adhered to the regulations while serving their term, they may be granted parole and be released early. Who is granted parole and who is not is decided by a parole board. You may learn a lot about a parolee by looking through the Forsyth County parole records. There may be information regarding their sentence and offences in the Forsyth County parole files. You could also get to look through information regarding their detention location and parole conditions.

Forsyth County Probation

You should also be able to access Forsyth County probation records, which list men and women who were placed on probation rather than being imprisoned, in addition to those parolees who have already been freed. There are regulations that come with being on probation. In addition to adhering to other conditions, probationers are required to meet their probation officer once per week. Typically, Forsyth County criminal records will list the inmate's offences, probationary term, and the specifics of the justice department that sentenced them. You may also be able to view photographs, fingerprints, the probationer's physical characteristics, and other information in addition to these facts.

Forsyth County Booking

When researching statistics on whether or not a stranger has been arrested, Forsyth County bookings can help. A perpetrator's Forsyth County booking record is basically created when an officer arrests them, fills out the necessary papers, and places them in an imprisonment cell. It could also contain information such as fingerprints, photographs, physical characteristics, their name and address, the officer in charge, the specifics of the crime, the scene, and any trucks that were involved. The general public can access the copies of a person's Forsyth County booking records without requiring any kind of authorization.

Forsyth County Confined Population Statistics

In the past 6 years, the confined population in FORSYTH COUNTY has dropped by 11.11% from 657 each year to 584 inmates. Men are still confined about 515 per 100,000 U.S. residents annually in FORSYTH COUNTY, despite the fact that women are the group confined at the fastest rate of growth.

Inmate Population in Forsyth County, NC

FORSYTH COUNTY has only 584 of the 607 inmates are actually put in jail; the other 23 are under supervision; they are not currently confined.

Forsyth County Jail Inmate Population, Jail Pretrial Population and Confined Population, for 2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total Population 918 1034 989 n/a 743 607
Confined Population 657 775 809 n/a 625 584
Non Confined Population 261 259 180 n/a 118 23

Forsyth County Confined Population by Gender

In FORSYTH COUNTY, there are 515 confined male inmates for every 100,000 male U.S. residents, and 69 confined female inmates for every 100,000 female U.S. citizens. The confined population of male prisoners dropped by 8.69% between 2016 and 2021, while the confined population of female dropped by 8.00%.

Forsyth County Female Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Females 75 83 98 97 53 69
Females Under 18 1 1 1 2 0 0
Female ADP 72 77 83 n/a 81 50

Forsyth County Male Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Males 564 670 683 722 564 515
Males Under 18 17 21 27 24 8 0
Male ADP 597 631 684 n/a 696 523

Breaking Down Forsyth County Inmates By Race

In FORSYTH COUNTY, the average confined population for White inmates is 192 per 100,000 white citizens, which is 46.71% lower than the confined population for Black or African American inmates. The number of Black or African American inmates who were confined went from 411 to 309 for every 100,000 black population of the United States between 2016 and 2021. The average Hispanic or Latino confined population in FORSYTH COUNTY is 80 per 100,000 Hispanic Americans, while the average Asian confined population is 3 per 100,000 Asian Americans, accounting American Indian/Alaska Natives for just 0 residents of the county's confined population.

Forsyth County Confined Population by Race, for 2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
White Inmates - Confined 191 224 251 n/a 159 192
Black or African American Inmates - Confined 411 468 481 n/a 398 309
Hispanic or Latino Inmates - Confined 53 78 72 n/a 67 80
American Indian/Alaska Natives Inmates - Confined 1 1 2 n/a 1 0
Asian Inmates - Confined 1 3 1 n/a 0 3
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Inmates - Confined 0 1 2 n/a 0 0
Two or more Races Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Not Known (Race) Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0

Forsyth County Prisons and Jails

Federal Jails

Winston Salem City Jail

Address: 725 N Cherry Street, Winston Salem, NC, 27101

Phone: 336-773-7700

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Kernersville City Jail

Address: 134 E Mountain Street, Kernersville, NC, 27285

Phone: 336-996-3177

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Forsyth Correctional Center

Address: 307 Craft Drive, Winston-Salem, NC, 27105

Phone: 336-896-7041

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Forsyth County Jail

Address: 201 North Church Street, Winston-Salem, NC, 27101

Phone: 336-917-7600

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Forsyth County Youth Services Center

Address: 5550 Sturmer Park Circle, Mocksville, NC, 27105

Phone: 336-703-2690

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