The Franklin County Jail is located in Rocky Mount, Virginia. The Franklin County Jail is operated and managed by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office.
The Franklin County Jail mission is to provide a safe and secure facility for both inmates and the staff. The facility is a medium security correctional facility.
Majority of the inmates that are already sentenced have sentences less than two years. The Franklin County Jail accepts inmates from surrounding municipalities and towns when there are no rooms in city jails.
The Franklin County Jail receives new inmates to the jail daily. While new inmates are coming in, there are also inmates leaving as well. Inmates are released when they post bail, placed under probation, or on their own recognizance. In 2016, the Franklin County Jail booked over 9,500 inmates.
The Franklin County Jail also provides a Work Center which is a separate facility that holds Work Detail Inmates and the Work Release, inmates. There are around 800 inmates housed in this facility at a given time.
All violent and out of control inmates will be separated from the general population inmates to keep the peace inside the facility at all times.
Franklin County Sheriff's Office
|Address:||Virgil H Goode Building70 East Court Street, Suite 101Rocky Mount, VA 24151|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Franklin County Jail
70 East Court Street, Rocky Mount, VA, 24151
Franklin County Jail Prison Information
|Jail Name||Franklin County Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||70 East Court Street, Rocky Mount, VA, 24151|
|Sunday||7:30 Am to 2:30 PM|
|Monday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Tuesday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Wednesday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Thursday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Friday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Saturday||7:30 Am to 2:30 PM|