Mecklenburg County Inmate Search

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Mecklenburg County, NC Jail Inmate Search

MECKLENBURG COUNTY is located in North Carolina with an average daily population of 1495. The county has approximately 1447 confined in facilities with 1347 male and 92 female prisoners. That means that 93% of the confined population are male, and 6% are female.









(Average Daily Population)

How Does Mecklenburg County Inmate Search Work?

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

Mecklenburg County Parole and Probation

Mecklenburg 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 Mecklenburg County parole records. There may be information regarding their sentence and offences in the Mecklenburg County parole files. You could also get to look through information regarding their detention location and parole conditions.

Mecklenburg County Probation

You should also be able to access Mecklenburg 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, Mecklenburg 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.

Mecklenburg County Booking

When researching statistics on whether or not a stranger has been arrested, Mecklenburg County bookings can help. A perpetrator's Mecklenburg 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 Mecklenburg County booking records without requiring any kind of authorization.

Mecklenburg County Confined Population Statistics

In the past 6 years, the confined population in MECKLENBURG COUNTY has increased by 1.47% from 1426 each year to 1447 inmates. Men are still confined about 1347 per 100,000 U.S. residents annually in MECKLENBURG COUNTY, despite the fact that women are the group confined at the fastest rate of growth.

Inmate Population in Mecklenburg County, NC

MECKLENBURG COUNTY has only 1447 of the 1447 inmates are actually put in jail; the other 0 are under supervision; they are not currently confined.

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

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total Population 1426 1680 1560 n/a 1354 1447
Confined Population 1426 1680 1560 n/a 1354 1447
Non Confined Population 0 0 0 n/a 0 0

Mecklenburg County Confined Population by Gender

In MECKLENBURG COUNTY, there are 1347 confined male inmates for every 100,000 male U.S. residents, and 92 confined female inmates for every 100,000 female U.S. citizens. The confined population of male prisoners increased by 6.99% between 2016 and 2021, while the confined population of female dropped by 23.33%.

Mecklenburg County Female Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Females 120 173 145 146 110 92
Females Under 18 0 0 3 10 2 1
Female ADP 128 147 135 n/a 127 104

Mecklenburg County Male Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Males 1259 1451 1361 1410 1226 1347
Males Under 18 47 56 51 66 16 7
Male ADP 1311 1379 1426 n/a 1370 1391

Breaking Down Mecklenburg County Inmates By Race

In MECKLENBURG COUNTY, the average confined population for White inmates is 227 per 100,000 white citizens, which is 129.39% lower than the confined population for Black or African American inmates. The number of Black or African American inmates who were confined went from 962 to 1059 for every 100,000 black population of the United States between 2016 and 2021. The average Hispanic or Latino confined population in MECKLENBURG COUNTY is 125 per 100,000 Hispanic Americans, while the average Asian confined population is 14 per 100,000 Asian Americans, accounting American Indian/Alaska Natives for just 0 residents of the county's confined population.

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

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
White Inmates - Confined 273 389 335 n/a 270 227
Black or African American Inmates - Confined 962 1088 1065 n/a 907 1059
Hispanic or Latino Inmates - Confined 172 188 145 n/a 136 125
American Indian/Alaska Natives Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Asian Inmates - Confined 4 7 4 n/a 10 14
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Two or more Races Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Not Known (Race) Inmates - Confined 15 8 2 n/a 31 22

Mecklenburg County Prisons and Jails

Federal Jails

Mint Hill City Jail

Address: 7200 Matthews-Mint Hill Road, Mint Hill, NC, 28227

Phone: 704-545-1085

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Mecklenburg County Jail

Address: 5225-1 Spector Drive, Charlotte, NC, 28269

Phone: 704-432-0571

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Huntersville City Jail

Address: 9630 Julian Clark Avenue, Huntersville, NC, 28078

Phone: 704-464-5400

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Davidson City Jail

Address: 216 South Main Street, Davidson, NC, 28036

Phone: 704-892-5131

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Cornelius City Jail

Address: 21440 Catawba Avenue, Cornelius, NC, 28031

Phone: 704-892-1363

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Charlotte Correctional Center

Address: 4100 Meadow Oak Drive, Charlotte, NC, 28208

Phone: 704-357-6030

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Charlotte City Jail

Address: 601 E Trade Street, Charlotte, NC, 28202

Phone: 704-353-1000

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