The Detention Division operates the Sheriff's Office Detention Center and consists of the following:
Detention Facility Unit
Detention Administration Unit
The Detention Facility Unit is responsible for the security, management, and health of the inmates in the detention center. The unit consists of four shifts: one Lieutenant, one First Sergeant, two sergeants, and two corporals.
The Detention Administration Unit is responsible for the support of the Detention Center. It includes training, special projects, building maintenance, Prison Rape Elimination Act, inmate transport, court liaison, visitation, and janitorial and maintenance services.
For information regarding an inmate, call (910) 937-1470.
There are multiple ways to deposit money into an inmate's account:
Visit the Onslow County Sheriff's Office and use the kiosk in the front lobby.