Wake County Incarcerations

Search for Wake County NC incarceration information. An incarceration search provides information on jail sentences, prison sentences, criminal history, criminal records, incarceration records, prior incarcerations, current incarcerations, inmate numbers, sex offender registry, arrest records, felony records, misdemeanor incarcerations, felony incarcerations, inmate locator, and background check information.


Wake County Jails and Prisons incarcerate convicted criminals at the Federal, North Carolina State, and local Wake County level, and they also detain people awaiting trial or after an arrest in North Carolina. Jails and Prisons maintain detailed records about the people they incarcerate, which includes arrest records, convictions and court sentences, and prior incarcerations. These records contain personal information about convicts, such as their name, date of birth, mug shots, and aliases. Jail and Prison records also list people on the Wake County sex offender registry and all felony and misdemeanor incarcerations. These Wake County incarceration records are an important source of information for a background check. Wake County Jail and Prison incarceration records may be available to the public through an online search database.

Cary Prison Cary NC 1157 Executive Circle 27511 919-481-0677

North Carolina State Prison Raleigh NC 831 West Morgan Street 27603 919-733-3226

Raleigh City Jail Raleigh NC 110 North Mc Dowell Street 27603 919-996-3335

Wake County Detention Annex Raleigh NC 3400 Hammond Road 27603 919-856-5952

Wake County Detention Baker Center Raleigh NC PO Box 2419 27602 919-856-5952

Wake County Detention Center Raleigh NC 3301 Hammond Road 27603 919-856-5952

Wake Juvenile Detention Center Raleigh NC 700 Beacon Lake Drive 27610 919-212-3104


Wake County Police Departments act as law enforcement agencies, and they stop and investigate crimes in North Carolina. As part of this job, the Police maintain records on current and former inmates, including Wake County incarceration records. These records include information such as the individual's name, date of birth, mug shots, and the length of all prison sentences. They also list the offenses, both felonies and misdemeanors, which led to jail time. Incarceration records list someone's Wake County criminal history, such as arrests, warrants, and convictions. These records play an important role in conducting a thorough background check. Police Departments may provide online access to their incarceration information.

Apex Police Department Apex NC 205 Saunders Street 27502 919-362-8661

Cary Police Department Cary NC 316 North Academy Street 27513 919-469-4012

Fuquay-Varina Police Department Fuquay-Varina NC 401 Old Honeycutt Road 27526 919-552-3191

Garner Police Department Garner NC 900 7th Avenue 27529 919-772-8810

Knightdale Police Department Knightdale NC 950 Steeple Square Court 27545 919-217-2261

Morrisville Police Department Morrisville NC 240 Town Hall Drive 27560 919-463-1600

Raleigh Police Department Raleigh NC 6716 Six Forks Road 27615 919-996-3335

Rolesville Police Department Rolesville NC 105 West Young Street 27571 919-556-7226

Wake Forest Police Department Wake Forest NC South Taylor Street 27587 919-554-6150

Wendell Police Department Wendell NC 15 East 4th Street 27591 919-365-4444

Zebulon Police Department Zebulon NC 1001 North Arendell Avenue 27597 919-269-7455


Wake County Sheriff Departments maintain public safety and order by stopping crimes and conducting investigations in North Carolina. As part of their responsibilities, Sheriff Departments maintain records on current and former inmates. These Wake County incarceration records list information such as the individual's name, date of birth, mug shots, and the length of their prison sentences. They also show the offenses which led to jail time, including Wake County felonies and misdemeanors. Wake County incarceration records provide a view of the individual's criminal history, with information about all current and prior incarcerations as well as all arrests and convictions. Checking incarceration records is an important part of conducting a thorough Wake County background check. Many Sheriff Departments provide online access to incarceration records.

Halifax County Sheriff's Office Raleigh NC 355 Halifax Street 27604 252-583-8201

Wake County Sheriff's Office Raleigh NC 330 South Salisbury Street 27601 919-856-6900


Wake County Courts resolve legal disputes at the federal, state, or local level, including misdemeanors and felonies in North Carolina. Courts maintain records on all of their cases, which list an individual's Wake County criminal history and their incarceration records. These records show the convict's name, date of birth, aliases, mug shots, and all criminal arrests and trials. They also list prior and current incarcerations, the jail or prison where the person was incarcerated, and the charges that led to jail time. An incarceration record search through a Wake County Court provides detailed information on individuals who have been convicted of crimes, making it an important step in conducting a background check. Incarceration records may be available online through the Wake County Court's website.

Raleigh Traffic Court Raleigh NC 316 Fayetteville Street 27601 919-792-4300

Wake County Court Raleigh NC 2 East Morgan Street 27601 919-792-4000

Wake District Court Raleigh NC 316 Fayetteville Street 27601


Wake County District Attorney Offices prosecute cases on behalf of the public, including misdemeanors and felonies, and they maintain records on their cases as well as the individuals they prosecute in North Carolina. These can include incarceration records, which list the defendant's name, date of birth, any aliases, and all criminal arrests and trials. They also show all prior and current incarcerations, the Wake County jail or prison, and the charges that led to jail time. An incarceration search through the Wake County District Attorney Office provides information on people who have been convicted of crimes, making it an important part of a background check. The District Attorney Office may provide online access to some of their incarceration records.

Wake County District Attorney Raleigh NC PO Box 31 27602 919-792-5000


Wake County Public Defender Offices provide legal representation to suspected criminals who cannot afford an attorney, including individuals accused of committing both misdemeanors and felonies. Public Defender Offices maintain records on their clients and their criminal history, including incarceration records in North Carolina. These Wake County public records list the individual's name, date of birth, aliases, and the outcome of all trials, including convictions, sentences, and incarcerations. They also show all prior and current incarcerations and the charges that led to jail time. Performing an incarceration search provides information on an individual's criminal record, making it an important part of conducting a thorough Wake County background check. The Public Defender Office may provide access to some incarceration records on their website.

Wake County Public Defender Raleigh NC 414 Fayetteville Street 27601 919-792-5400