Proper sanitation in jails is important because of crowding, which puts inmates at higher risk of getting certain diseases. Germs are easily spread among inmates because they live so close together.
Local confinement facilities are inspected once a year. The current sanitation status
of a local confinement facility can be found online.
NC Local Confinement Rules
If you have a concern about something you see, speak to the director or administrator directly. This is the best way to deal with a problem. If you still have concerns, you may also call us at 919-856-7400 to file a complaint.