DeKalb County Georgia Inmate Jail Records

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NameAddressCityStateZip CodePhone Number
(287)DeKalb County Jails & Prisons
Dekalb County Jail4415 Memorial DriveDecaturGA30032404-298-8500
DeKalb County Jails & Prisons
Dekalb County Jail4425 Memorial DriveDecaturGA30032404-298-8145
Dekalb Regional Youth Detention Center2946 Clifton Springs RoadDecaturGA30034404-244-2183
Chamblee City Jail3518 Broad StreetChambleeGA30341
Doraville City Jail3750 Park AvenueDoravilleGA30340770-455-1716
Fulton Metro Regional Youth Detention1300 Constitution Road SoutheastAtlantaGA30316404-635-4400
Georgia State Prison1301 Constitution Road SoutheastAtlantaGA30316404-624-2309
Helms Facility1275 Constitution Road SoutheastAtlantaGA30316404-624-2413
Metro Regional Youth Detention Center1300 Constitution Road SoutheastAtlantaGA30316404-635-4400
Metro Transitional Center1303 Constitution Road SoutheastAtlantaGA30316404-624-2380
DeKalb County Sheriff Department
Dekalb County Sheriffs Office / Dekalb County Jail4415 Memorial DriveDecaturGA30032404-298-8150
DeKalb County Inmate & Jail Records Databases
Brookhaven Police Department Arrest Records
DeKalb County Jail Records
Dekalb County Court Records (Georgia)
Dekalb County Government Website
Dekalb County Sheriff's Office Website
Dekalb County Superior Court Records
Jail Population Held for State Prison1,714
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison
Jail Population Held for State Jail260
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail60
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies27
Jail Population Held for ICE
Pretrial Jail Population1,382
Female Pretrial Jail Population116
Male Pretrial Jail Population1,457
Total Jail Admissions30,688
Total Jail Population2,223
Female Jail Population205
Male Jail Population1,769
Asian Jail Population250
Black Jail Population800
Latino Jail Population350
Native Jail Population2
White Jail Population400
Total Prison Population3,238
Female Prison Population169
Male Prison Population3,069
Total Prison Admissions970
Female Prison Admissions82
Male Prison Admissions888
Asian Prison Admissions6
Black Prison Admissions857
Latino Prison Admissions32
Native Prison Admissions
White Prison Admissions74
Other Prison Admissions1
Asian Prison Population18
Black Prison Population2,812
Latino Prison Population176
Native Prison Population
White Prison Population228
Other Prison Population4

Jail Records – Where to Look?

The reason for searching through the county of De Kalb County Georgia is to find out if a person you are searching for has been arrested and committed a crime, or was convicted of a crime. Jail records are one of the first places you will look in this county. It might be hard to believe, but there is a lot of public information that can be obtained from jail records. In fact, there is one major purpose behind making sure that all people are not mislead; to prevent the spread of crime and criminal activity in the community.

In fact, anyone can search through the public jail records for free; provided they have the person’s name and any other information that you may need. However, there are some cases that this information may be limited or not available. There are several reasons for doing a criminal record search on someone. First and most obvious is that you want to know who your new neighbor is. Another reason people search for this information is if they are looking to hire someone to work in their home; to make sure they have no past criminal history.

Jail records can tell you exactly who they were arrested for, when they were arrested, the crime they were charged with, and any other relevant information related to their case. In fact, if you are hiring someone to clean your house, it is extremely important to make sure they do not have any previous criminal background. If you are dating someone, it can be extremely important to make sure they do not have a past of crime, especially if you trust them.

There is a wide variety of ways to find jail records. The first method is to go through the paper. Many of these newspapers now have online access; however, the vast majority of newspapers still do not have online access. There is always the newspaper in your local area; although, if you live far away, there are always options at your fingertips.

The second method is to use one of the many commercial databases available. These databases are completely free to use and provide comprehensive information. They are easy to use, and will usually provide access to more than just jail records. You may also find birth and death records, along with marriage and divorce information.

No matter what your reasons for needing to obtain jail records, the Internet can provide a wealth of helpful information. There is no reason to spend hours searching through newspaper archives, only to come up empty-handed. By visiting a reputable database website, you can gain access to the information you are looking for in just a few minutes.