Detention Center

Yadkin County Jail Front

The Yadkin County Detention Center is a maximum security holding facility.The Detention Center houses 29 male inmate’s pretrial or serving a sentence of less that 90 days. The Yadkin County Detention Center intakes anywhere between 900 to 1,000 inmates each year.

Our job at the detention center is to protect our inmates from themselves and others. The detention center provides three meals a day. The meals are provided by Armark food services. The Yadkin County Detention Center will not accept any personal items from outside the center unless medication that must be pre approved by our heath care professional. All inmates are given the opportunity to contact an attorney and/or next of kin during the intake process.

Detention Center Visitations

Visitation is on Thursdays from 6:00-9:00pm, and Sundays from 1:00-4:00 pm.

All visitors are required to have photo identification before being admitted into the Center. Any person under the age of sixteen (16) must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Mail will not be accepted at visitation. The Center is a tobacco-free facility. Violations of this policy or by bringing any contraband into the facility may result in criminal charges. Due to security issues, no cellular devices will be allowed inside the Center without prior approval by the Sheriff. Any person with any pending criminal charges will not be allowed into the Yadkin County Detention Center for visitation.

Phone Services

All inmate phone calls are made though Pay-Tel Communications. The link allows you to set up an account and add money to the account.

You can also contact Pay-Tel by calling the customer service number provided. 1-800-PAY-TELL or Paytel Account Set-Up


Money orders for inmate commissary will be only accepted through US Mail.

Court Information

The The Yadkin County Court hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. For court information, please call the Yadkin County Clerk of Court's Office at (336) 679-3600. Visit Yadkin County Clerk of Court for more information.

Yadkin County Detention Center
205 East Cherry Street
Post Office Box 443
Yadkinville, NC 27055
Phone: 336-679-4217
Fax: 336-679-7982