Duplin County: Things to Know About Arrests in Duplin County

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If you or a loved one has been arrested in Duplin County then you might have some questions regarding the procedures and the rules surrounding the detention center. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions.


Where is the detention center?


The Duplin County detention center is located adjacent to the Duplin County Sheriff’s Office at 208 Duplin Street in Kenansville, North Carolina. The 97-bed facility is staffed by 29 employees including 16 detention officers working 12-hour rotating shifts from 7 AM – 7 PM to provide 24-hour secure custody for both male and female inmates.


There is also a secondary location for the detention center located at 364 South NC 11 & 903 Hwy across from James Sprunt Community College. This location is referred to as the Duplin County Jail Annex where they are able to send the inmates that overflow from their main facility.


What do they do at the detention center?


  • Booking, Fingerprinting and photographing all persons admitted to the facility.
  • Provide for the care of inmates with clothing, food, and medical services.
  • Implement policies and procedures to ensure the safety of inmates, personnel, and the public.
  • Conduct daily physical inspections of cell blocks and all areas of the facility to ensure high-level security is maintained.
  • Monitor the security system consisting of numerous cameras recording 24/7 and electronically controlled doors from a central control room.
  • Manage inmate labor programs.


How to know when the court date is for the inmate?


Court dates for inmates are found on the NC Courthouse website. If you need additional information about court dates or the court process, contact the Duplin County Clerk of Court at 910-275-7000.


How to have an inmate released from jail?


Contact the Magistrate’s Office at (910) 275-7019 to determine the requirements for having an inmate released from jail or you can contact Big Mike Bail Bonds. We will be able to assist you in getting your loved one out of jail and back to you.


If you or a loved one are in need of bail bond support in Duplin County or have any questions about the process, give us a call at 919-333-7675.

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