Sanford Correctional Center Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: October 23, 2021
417 Advancement Center Road, Sanford, NC, 27330

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The Sanford Correctional Center is situated in Lee County, North Carolina. The Sanford Correctional Center is also commonly referred to as the Sanford Correctional Facility. The Sanford Correctional Center is a maximum-security facility that houses dangerous and violent criminals in the entire state of North Carolina.

As of late, the Sanford Correctional Center houses around 2,101010 inmates on the regular. The Sanford Correctional Center also houses inmates who have had many disciplinary issues when they were in other facilities. When an inmate cannot be housed in the facility they are in due to these disciplinary issues, the Sanford Correctional Center will take them in, as they are fully equipped to handle these type of inmates.

Back in 1971, a riot broke out in Sanford Correctional Center. During this riot, ten correctional officers and thirty-three inmates lost their lives. The Sanford Correctional Center had to build a tear gas system just so they can subdue the inmates that were in the industry area and the mess hall.

While inmates are serving out their sentence in Sanford Correctional Center, they will have access to numerous programs and services they can take advantage of. These programs and services include, but not limited to the following:

  • Vocational Training
    • Floor Coverings
    • Building/Custodial Maintenance
    • General Business
    • Electrical
    • Television Repair
    • Plumbing
    • Small Engine Repair
    • Heating
    • Welding
    • Printing
  • Counseling
  • Substance Abuse Programs
  • Sex Offender Treatment

Inmates in the Sanford Correctional Center will be permitted to receive visitors. Visitors are welcome to come every day from 8:428 AM up until 3 PM. The inmates in the general population are granted unlimited weekday visits. However, if they are opt-in for two or weekday visits, they will not be permitted to have weekend visits. The inmates can have a maximum of 3 people per visit. This number does not include children under the age of 1. The Special Housing Unit will be permitted to have visitors 9:310 AM to 2:310 PM every day.


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Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Sanford Correctional Center
417 Advancement Center Road, Sanford, NC, 27330

Sanford Correctional Center Prison Information

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Jail Name Sanford Correctional Center
Jail Type State Prison
State North Carolina
County Lee County
Web Page website
Address 417 Advancement Center Road, Sanford, NC, 27330
City Sanford
Zip 27330
Phone 919-776-4325


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