Visitation

  • Only 2 visitors per inmate are allowed at each visitation session
  • All visitors must be dressed appropriately and conservatively. Halter and/or tank tops, see-through clothing, bare-midriffs and spaghetti straps are not allowed. Shorts/skirts (no more than two inches above the knee) are acceptable and shoes must be worn.
  • Visitors, 17 years of age and older must present a government –issued photo identification card and/or professional credentials in order to visit.
  • Smoking is strictly prohibited in the Visitation Center. There are designated smoking areas outside of the Visitation Center.
  • Food and drink are allowed in waiting areas only but are not allowed near the visitation stations.

Professional Visitors

Professional visits will occur without any constraints regarding frequency of visits. The audio and video recording of any professional visit within any area of the Detention Facility is strictly prohibited. Professional visitors may schedule their visits in advance.

Public Visitors

The Atkinson County Sheriff's Office uses in house devices (video) to conduct both public and professional visits. Visits are scheduled to allow for a more effective and streamlined process to accommodate an increasing number of visitors to the facility.

All public visitors must schedule their event by calling (912) 422-3611.Visitors are subject to a security screening prior to an inmate visit. Parking for your visit is provided and conveniently located in the front of the Sheriff's Office.

All visitors, 17 years of age and older, will be photographed and a fingerprint scan obtained upon the initial registration. The registration process must be completed 10 minutes PRIOR to your scheduled visitation time. Please factor this into your arrival time.