Starting June 1 all friends and family visits must be scheduled utilizing the new Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office Online
Visitation Scheduling System which can be accessed from the link below:
All inmates, regardless of custody security level,
are permitted to have visits with family, friends, attorney's and other authorized officials, within the facilities, under the conditions consistent
with the security of those facilities, unless those privileges are suspended for disciplinary sanctions.
NOTE: AN INMATE HAS THE RIGHT TO REFUSE REGULAR VISITATION.
The visitation officer will approve all visitors in accordance with the following guidelines:
Children under the age of (16) sixteen, are to be accompanied by a Parent or legal guardian
Spouses of inmates and married visitor's who are under the age of (18) eighteen years of age are considered adults
All adult visitors (16) sixteen years of age or older will be required to identify themselves properly with acceptable identification such as:
Special Identification Card obtained from the Division of Motor Vehicles
Military Identification Card
No cracked, faded, altered, or expired driver licenses
Person's determined to constitute a threat to the security of the facility, will be excluded from an approved visitation list and also removed
from the facility
All visitor names will be checked for outstanding warrants
Visitors must conduct themselves in an orderly manner
Persons who are unruly and/or under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol will be denied visitation
Visitors must be clothed in a manner considered appropriate in a public setting. The following are inappropriate, (this is not a complete list):
No revealing clothing or exposed skin of any kind
No tights, leggings, or tightly worn clothing of any kind
Footwear must be worn at all times
No bags will be allowed beyond the visitor's lobby
Introduction of contraband into the facility may result in arrest and criminal prosecution.