There are 2 Jails & Prisons in Newport, North Carolina, serving a population of 4,631 people in an area of 8 square miles. There is 1 Jail & Prison per 2,315 people, and 1 Jail & Prison per 3 square miles.
In North Carolina, Newport is ranked 63rd of 959 cities in Jails & Prisons per capita, and 76th of 959 cities in Jails & Prisons per square mile.
Find Newport, North Carolina jails, prisons, detention centers, departments of corrections, and penitentiaries.
Carteret Correctional Center 1084 Orange Street Newport, NC
Carteret County Corrections 1084 Orange Street Newport, NC
A Newport Jail or Prison is a secure facility located in Newport, NC where individuals, referred to as inmates, are involuntarily confined and their freedoms and movement are restricted as a consequence of criminal behavior. Newport Jails are short-term facilities where inmates either await trial or sentencing for a crime, or serve relatively short sentences. Newport Prisons are longer-term facilities where inmates serve out a prison sentence, usually of a year or more, for their crimes.You may contact Jails & Prisons for questions about: