To find an inmate who is incarcerated in the Johnston County Jail system in Smithfield, North Carolina, go to VineLINK.
Click on the blue “Offender” tab on the upper left side of the page.
Select “Choose Agency” and use the dropdown menu to highlight and click on Johnston County Jail.
The site provides two search methods.
- Search by Offender Number
- Search by Name
Search by Offender Number
- Enter the offender number into the search box.
- Click on “Search”.
*NOTE*- The number must be accurate or your search results will be wrong.
Search by Name
- Enter the inmate’s last name.
- Enter the inmate’s first name.
- Click on “Search”.
*TIP* - If you are unsure of the inmate’s full name or the spelling of the name, click on the “Partial Last Name Search” box before clicking on “Search”.
Enter the first three letters of the last name and the first letter of the first name.
The system will list all inmates whose names begin with those letters. If you have the exact birthdate of the inmate, you can narrow your search by entering it in the appropriate box.
Inmate Information Available for Viewing
Click on the inmate’s name to view:
- Full First and Last Name
- Offender ID
- Custody Status
- Housing Location
- Alternate ID’s
JOHNSTON COUNTY CRIMINAL COURT CASE SEARCH
You might decide you want to know more about this inmate’s criminal court case. The North Carolina Court Search is the place to start.
SEARCH CRIMINAL COURT CALENDAR
Click on the District & Superior Court by Defendant Name link listed under Criminal & District Court Calendars.
- Use the “County” dropdown menu to choose “Johnston”.
- Click on “District” or “Superior” court. If unsure, check “Both”.
- Enter the defendant’s last name, comma, and first initial.
- Click on “Submit Query”.
Click the case number to the right of the defendant’s name to open and view:
- Defendant’s Full Name
- Arraigned Offenses for this Case Number
- Court Date
- Session (AM or PM)
- Offense Code
- Criminal Charge (Offense) Description
With more than 9,000 jails and prisons across the country, trying to locate an inmate can feel like searching for a needle in a haystack. On this page, you will find the Johnston County inmate search, inmate lists, inmate roster, arrest reports and/or booking information for the Johnston County Detention Center in the city of Smithfield, Johnston County in the state of North Carolina.
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