The Cherokee County Jail (Adult Detention Center) in Georgia is a 512 bed facility affording housing to individuals both pre-sentence and sentenced.
The primary function of the Cherokee County Jail is for the receiving, processing, and, housing of individuals charged with felony and/or misdemeanor criminal violations. Those individuals that are unble to make bond remain in the custody until they appear in court.
The secondary function of the Cherokee County Jail is housing of sentenced inmates. Some inmates in the Cherokee County Jail are sentenced to serve time for misdemeanor offenses (less than 1 year) and remain in the county facility for the duration of their sentence. Inmates that receive a court sentence of more than 1 year are considered inmates of the Georgia Department of Corrections and remain in the Cherokee County Jail until they may be received by a facility of the State of Georgia.
People visiting the Cherokee County Jail (Detention Center) are not allowed to loiter, smoke or use a cell phone within a hundred feet of the building for security reasons. These rules are posted at all entrances to the facility. Please adhere to these rules while visiting.
Cherokee County Jail Inmate Search
Inmate search provides information about current persons in custody of the Cherokee County Jail. Inmate roster usually includes the following information: booking or admission time, first and last name, gender, race, age or date of birth. Sometimes more detailed inmate records are provided (case number, charges, bail/bond amount, previous charges, photo, address, sentence information, commitment information, disciplinary infractions, disciplinary appeals, parole action, parole placement, work program, detainer/ warrants, profile classification, etc.).
Inmate Search in Cherokee County Jail is provided by Cherokee County Jail itself or by other third party. We do not guarantee accuracy of the information provided by Cherokee County Jail inmate search service. Be aware, that inmate information for different jails and prisons has different update periodicity. Usually inmate rosters are updated as new innmates data becomes available. Please see Cherokee County Jail website for more information. Typically online inmate lists should not be considered an official record or an official inmate roster. Official records and inmate rosters are kept by Cherokee County Jail.