Detention Center Addition
The estimated cost for the new detention center addition is approximately $5.9 million dollars. The current detention facility will be utilized to house approximately twelve female inmates and twelve male inmates, commissary facilities, and general storage. The new facility addition will be used to house 72 male inmates. The estimated completion date is anticipated for Spring 2013.
Construction is under way. Once completed, Yadkin County will have the capacity to house 96 inmates. Currently the average daily population ranges from 40 to 70 inmates. The addition is being built with the capacity to add 96 additional beds in the next fifteen years.
- 2011 Yadkin County Annual Report.