Adult Detention Center

Gilmer Sheriff Captain Misty Williams

Captain Misty Williams

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Lieutenant GENE HEFNER

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The Gilmer County Adult Detention Center Division consists of 27 uniformed officers that provide security and inmate services.

The Adult Detention Center staff work twelve-hour rotating shifts.

The facility also includes a fully equipped kitchen where meals are prepared for the inmates. Inmates under the supervision of Jail staff prepare the meals. Supervised inmates handle all building maintenance, laundry, cleaning, etc., in-house.

Inmate Handbook

Who is in the detention center now

Visitation Schedule

Female inmates
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Male inmates A, D, H, N Dorms
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Male inmates C, E, F Dorms
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Visitation Rules

  • Visits will be 30 minutes per inmate
  • Visitors must be on the inmates list of visitors
  • No more than five (5) names are allowed on the inmates list
  • All visitors must show valid picture I.D.
  • No more than three (3) visitors allowed per inmate
  • There will be only one (1) visit per inmate per scheduled day
  • Visitation is on a first-come first-served basis. Once the slots are filled there will be no exceptions, unless ordered by the Detention Captain.
  • Former inmates must wait for a period of 12 weeks (60 business days) before they will be allowed to visit an inmate