Lookup Arrest Records and use the Inmate Locator in Cherokee County. Results Include: Arrest Date, Warrants, Jail Name and Cell, Mugshot, Sex, Race, Wt, Ht, Arresting Agency, Charges, Bond Amount, Court Date, Early Release Date.
CHEROKEE COUNTY JAIL Address
Cherokee County Jail
36 CENTRAL STREET
CHEROKEE COUNTY JAIL Statistics
According to the latest jail census:
Average Daily Inmate Population: 80
Inmate Capacity: 43
Year Constructed: 1922
Full-Time Staff: 14
Total Staff Salaries: $749,343
|Cherokee County, NC Offense Statistics|
|Murder and Non-Negligent Manslaughter||3|
|Rape (revised and legacy definition)||7|
|Motor Vehicle Theft||18|
Data Source: FBI Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program – Offenses Known to Law Enforcement by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2015
Note: The data shown in this table does not reflect county totals but are the number of offenses reported by the sheriff’s office or county police department
Swain County Sheriff's Office
On April 6, 2018, an investigation into drug trafficking resulted in the arrest of 3 individuals. Charged and arrested were Savanah Justice of Haywood County, Michael Sykes of Haywood County and Brandon Ledford of Swain County after being found inpossession of approximately 2 pounds of methamphetamine while trafficking the illegal substance into Western North Carolina. All 3 subjectts were given a $250,000.00 secured bond and were held in the Jackson County Detention Center.
This operation was a collaborative effort involving the Swain County Sheriff's Office, Cherokee Indian Police Department, Haywood County Sheriff's Office and the Haywood County UNIT (Unified Narcotics Investigative Team), Jackson County Sheriff's Office, Waynesville Police Department, North Carolina State Highway Patrol, DEA, Homeland Security and Bureau of Indian Affairs.
Sheriff Cochran would like everyone to know that we are working on these illegal operations daily and we will continue to persue those individuals that are bringing this poison into our communities and causing harm to our citizens. This was a commitment that I made to you when I became your Sheriff and I promise you that we still have that that same commitment and determination today and will have as long as I am Sheriff of this great county.