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Craighead County Jail Information and Inmate Search

The Craighead County Jail is located in Jonesboro, Arkansas. The current facility opened in 1989 and houses up to 346 inmates. Inmates are separated by gender and status (felon, misdemeanor, special needs). The Jail Administrator is Keith Bowers and the Assistant Administrators are Todd Harrell and David Chadwick. The jail employs 73 workers and meals are contracted through Tiger Correctional Services, which also operates the commissary.

901 Willett Road
Jonesboro, AR 72401

Phone: (870) 933-4556
Jail Administrator: (870) 933-4526
Assistant Administrator: (870) 933-4526
Assistant Administrator/Juvenile Administrator: (870) 933-4526

The jail roster is maintained online. Information provided includes inmates’ names and identifying details, arrest, charge, and bond information, and mugshots.

How to Send Mail or Package

Only letters may be sent to inmates as personal mail. These should include the sender’s full name and return address. Letters should be addressed as follows:

Smart Communications-Craighead County, Arkansas
1490 Union Avenue # 606
Memphis, Tennessee 38104

Funds may be added to inmates’ commissary accounts in person at the kiosk in the jail lobby or online through Tiger Commissary. Commissary packages may also be ordered and shipped directly to inmates.

Visitation Hours

Inmates are allowed one weekly visit. Visitors must have an official form of ID to visit and those under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Two visitors may attend each visit. Visits are scheduled by gender. Male visitation is Friday from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. and Saturday or Sunday from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Female visitation is Thursday from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. and Saturday from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Additional Jail Information

The Craighead County Sheriff’s Office provides rosters of active warrants and most wanted offenders online. Details about warrants and about offenders’ identifying details, charges, and mugshots are available.

Craighead County Sheriff Information

The Craighead County Sheriff’s Office operates the county jail. The office employs 38 deputies, including five bailiffs, two transport officers, three school resource officers, one full-time DARE officer, and the Criminal Investigation Division. The office also employs six administrative assistants and 76 Detention Center staff. Marty Boyd is the current Sheriff. Administratie hours are Monday-Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm.

Western District Office:
901 Willett Rd.
Jonesboro, AR 72401

Eastern District Office:
107 Cobean Blvd.
Lake City, AR 72437

Craighead County is in the northeast corner of Arkansas and shares a northern border with Missouri. The county has two county seats, Jonesboro and Lake City. The county has a total area of 713 square miles and a population of 111,231.

Crime Statistics
Crime is ranked on a scale of 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime)

Craighead County violent crime is 18.5. (The US average is 22.7)
Craighead County property crime is 34.6. (The US average is 35.4)

Craighead County Public Records Information

In accordance with the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), records kept by the Sheriff’s Office are public information. Copies may be obtained for a nominal fee. Requests should describe the records sought and provide the full name and contact information of the person making the request. They may be submitted in person or by mail, fax, or email.

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