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Whitfield County Jail, GA Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: December 27, 2023
805 Professional Boulevard, Dalton, GA, 30720

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Whitfield County Jail is located in Dalton, Georgia and serves this town and surrounding areas.

The sheriff operates the Whitfield County Jail. The jail houses inmates who are 17 years old and above who have been arrested by all Whitfield County law enforcement agencies or who are arrested in Whitfield County by federal or state agencies.

The sheriff is responsible for the health, safety, and welfare of individuals in custody in accordance with court-established guidelines, and for preventing inmate escapes from custody.


Whitfield County Jail Prison Information

Jail Name Whitfield County Jail
Jail Type County Jail
Location 805 Professional Boulevard, Dalton, GA, 30720
Contact Numbers 706-278-1233
City Dalton
Postal Code 30720
State Georgia
County Whitfield County
Jail Webpage website

Whitfield County Sheriffs Office

Sheriff T. Scott Chitwood
Address 805 Professional Boulevard, Dalton, Georgia, 30720
Phone 706-278-1233
Fax 706-279-3160
Website website

Inmate Resources for Family and Friends

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Inmate Search

If you know someone who has been arrested in Whitfield County, you can check this website and do an inmate search. Just search for their first and last name, and you will see the inmate’s information.

You can also look for someone you know by browsing the inmate roster.

Sending a Mail

Inmate mail should be addressed as follows:

(Inmate’s Cell Location and SPN Number)
Whitfield County Jail
805 Professional Boulevard, Dalton, GA, 30720

For safety and security purposes, follow these standards when sending mail to inmates through the U.S. Postal Service. Mail that does not meet these standards will be returned to the sender. Legal mail is the only exception.

  • ONLY Postcards can be used to contact inmates through the U.S. Mail.

  • Postage must be metered or stamps must be pre-printed. Adhesive or glued stamps will not be accepted.

  • Postcards must be a minimum size of 3 ½ inches by 4 ¼ inches and a maximum size of 4 ¼ inches by 6 inches.

  • The actual postcard must be white.

  • Messages must be written in blue or black ink only.

  • Defaced or altered postcards will not be accepted (postcards with plastic or wrappings; postcards marked with paint, crayon, or markers; postcards with labels stickers, watermarks, or stains; postcards with biohazards, including perfumes or lipsticks; postcards depicting nudity, weapons, or gang reference; postcards containing an affixed stamp).

Sending Money

Money can be deposited to an inmate account in three ways:

  1. Make a direct deposit using cash or a debit card at a kiosk in the jail lobby or the Whitfield County Jail lobby

  2. Make deposits using TouchPay™ service. Call 866-232-1899 or online at

  3. Send a Money Order to the jail using these procedures: 1) Only Western Union or U.S. Postal money orders for up to $75 are accepted. 2) The envelope must be clearly marked “inmate accounting” 3) No additional correspondence will be accepted with incoming inmate funds. 4) If additional contents are located in the envelope, the entire package will be returned to sender.

Phone Calls

Inmates at Whitfield County Jail can make outgoing phone calls through SECURUS Technologies using inmate debit. Inmate Debit is an inmate-owned prepaid calling account used by inmates to pay for their own telephone calls.

Inmates cannot accept incoming calls.

Visiting Rules

All visitors must be on the inmate’s approved visitation list to use either the on-site or the online (At-Home) remote services. An approved visitor is allowed only one visit per week.

All visits are by appointment only and must be scheduled 24 hours in advance by coming in to the Whitfield County Jail or by registering online.

Video Visitation Center

Inmates in the Whitfield County Jail can visit with friends or family at the jail’s video visitation center or remotely (At-Home) via the internet.

Each inmate is allowed two 30-minute visits per week at the visitation center.

Visitation Rules/Procedures

  • Visitors to the jail visitation center must present a valid government-issued photo identification card, such as an official driver’s license, a state-issued identification card, or a military identification card. Use of the visitation center is free.

  • Appropriate dress is required and no tobacco products, cell phones, or other electronic devices are allowed inside the jail.

Online (at home) visits

  • Remote online (At-Home) visitation is available for a fee from any device with internet access and/or a webcam, including a home, library, office computer, or a “smartphone” (Android or I-Phone).

  • Remote visitation costs $5.00 (five dollars) for each 30-minute session. Call 706-278-1233 for more information.

Visitation Hours

Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Whitfield County Prison Statistics

Whitfield County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 5
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison -
Jail Population Held for State Jail 3
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 11
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail -
Jail Population Held for ICE 3

Whitfield County Jail Admissions By Race

Black Jail Population 64
Asian Jail Population -
White Jail Population 336
Native Jail Population 1
Latino Jail Population 53

Whitfield County Prison Population By Race

Native Prison Population -
Other Prison Population 5
Latino Prison Population 76
Asian Prison Population -
White Prison Population 430
Black Prison Population 104

Whitfield County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 6,836
Male Jail Population 367
Total Jail Population 420
Female Jail Population 86

Whitfield County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 300
Female Pretrial Jail Population -
Male Pretrial Jail Population -

Whitfield County Prison Admissions

Total Prison Admissions 293
Black Prison Admissions 50
Other Prison Admissions 2
Native Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions 23
White Prison Admissions 218
Male Prison Admissions 245
Asian Prison Admissions -
Female Prison Admissions 48

Whitfield County Prison Population

Female Prison Population 74
Total Prison Population 615
Male Prison Population 541