To maintain the safety and security of the facility, the detention staff and the community, the following policies and procedures have been put in place at the Brunswick County Detention Center. They have been developed to meet the evolving needs of both the facility and the community.
The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office offers non-criminal fingerprinting services as a courtesy to the general public Monday through Friday (excluding holidays) 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.. Fingerprinting is done at the Brunswick County Detention Center located at 70 Stamp Act Drive, Bolivia NC 28422. Fingerprints are provided free of charge.
For special circumstances, or if you need additional information, please call the Detention Facility Records Division at (910) 253-2881.
There are currently three (3) ways to post a bond for an inmate incarcerated at the Brunswick County Detention Center.
To inquire about the bond stipulations of an inmate at the Brunswick County Detention Center, please call (910) 253-2760 or conduct an Inmate Search.
Inmate Care Packages
Inmates at the Detention Center are allowed to receive an initial care package from the public within their first fourteen (14) days of confinement. Inmates on writ from another county cannot receive care packages or have money placed on their Inmate Account. Any items not on the list below will not be denied. Everything listed below may be purchased by inmates through the Inmate Commissary if they have funds available in their Inmate Account.
After the initial package including all the items above is delivered to the inmate within the first fourteen (14) days of confinement, the items with a green check beside them can be mailed to the inmate to restock their supplies. Items with a black check are a one-time allowance.
Any items sent to an inmate that is not on the list above will be returned to sender or placed in the inmate’s personal property.
Inmates are allowed to possess the following items:
Every inmate at our facility is provided with an Inmate Handbook to assist them in adjusting to confinement at the Brunswick County Detention Center. The information and procedures described in this Inmate Handbook apply to all inmates and detainees, regardless of their length of stay or the reason for their incarceration. The Inmate Handbook is available to download below.