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Raleigh is home to the Wake County NC Detention Division – John H. Baker,. This prison serves Wake County County and surrounding areas. The address listed for the Wake County NC Detention Division – John H. Baker, facility is Raleigh North Carolina 27602-0550, but you should always check that an inmate is at a location and able to receive visitors before traveling to this location.
Calling an inmate can be difficult and costly. Some prisons charge inmates up to $14 a minute to make long-distance calls. The best way to avoid these fees is to set up a local phone number that has the same area code as the jail but rings at your phone number(s) no matter where you live. Globaltel provides this service and you can reach them at Inmate Calls. To send mail to an inmate you can visit Jail Postcards.
City Jails generally house people who have been recently arrested and/or those awaiting trial. Many inmates may also be serving shorter sentences following trial, while others may serve time there while awaiting transfer to longer term state our county prison facilities. Each type of prison or jail facility will have different visiting hours and rules and procedures for visiting. It’s important to get set up with phone service so you can get these details about these jail visitation times and procedures from your inmate.
It’s important for families of inmates to help each other with information and tips about the prison facility they are in. You can leave comments and tips below about the best places to stay when visiting your inmate as well comments about any local service organization not already on our list of those available to help local families of inmates. We urge you to add your own comments about Wake County NC Detention Division – John H. Baker, below. “
PO Box 550, Raleigh, NC 27602-0550
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