Wake Juvenile Detention Center Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: June 14, 2020
700 Beacon Lake Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27610

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Raleigh, NC is home to the Wake Juvenile Detention Center. This facility is a mixed security state prison that houses medium and maximum security V inmates. The Wake Juvenile Detention Center opened in . John Davids is the warden at this facility. 

The Raleigh Maximum Facility is made up of five Level V housing units as well as two Level II housing units. Two of the Level V housing units are for Administrative Segregation, that consist of Detention and Temporary Segregation cells. Three of the units are general population units with one being the START NOW Program. Level V housing is made up of five bi-level, double-winged single cell units. Every unit has the following amenities for the Level V inmates to use:

  • Day Room Area
  • Showers
  • Laundry Room
  • Staff Offices 
  • Fence-in Activity & Recreational Yard 

The Units for Administrative Segregation allow inmates outdoor recreation in single occupancy security exercise modules.

The Level II housing is made up of a large pole-barn construction divided into two units with 140 beds in every unit. There are showers, laundry, and recreation areas in the units. The inmates at Level II have separate yard areas, with access to the amenities listed below:

  • Weight Pit
  • Basketball Courts
  • Volleyball
  • Softball
  • Horseshoes
  • Running Track. 

Level V inmates are able to work at the North Carolina State Industries factory. This factory employs about 80 prisoners.

The following amenities are within the Prisoner Services building:

  • Classrooms
  • Auditorium
  • Gymnasium
  • Weight Room
  • Quartermaster
  • Barbershop.

There is also a separate building that has the amenities listed below:

  • Food Service
  • Prisoner & Staff Dining
  • Health Care
  • Prisoner Property
  • Maintenance

The administrative building contains the following: 

  • Institutions Control Center
  • Record Office
  • Business Office
  • Visiting Areas
  • Staff Training
  • Mailroom 
  • Disciplinary & Parole Board Hearing Room

Wake Juvenile Detention Center has the following security features:

  • Two 12-foot wire Fences 
  • Stun Fence
  • Razor Ribbon
  • Gun Towers
  • Security Surveillance Cameras 
  • Personal Alarm System for staff within the facility.
  • Armed Patrol Vehicle with armed personnel always patrolling the prison perimeter.

Inmate Mailing Address

Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Wake Juvenile Detention Center
700 Beacon Lake Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27610

Wake Juvenile Detention Center Prison Information

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Jail Name Wake Juvenile Detention Center
Jail Type State Prison
State North Carolina
County Wake County
Address 700 Beacon Lake Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27610
City Raleigh
Zip 27610
Phone 919-212-3104


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