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ABOUT Gwinnett County Detention Center

The Gwinnett County Detention Center in the city of Lawrenceville, Gwinnett County, Georgia is a maximum-security facility. Because the inmates in this jail range from low level, misdemeanor offenders to those being held for violent crimes like robbery, rape and murder, the security level has to be as high as is it would be in any maximum-security state prison. 

Some of the security features in this facility include security cameras, electronic detection and reinforced fencing topped with razor wire. Correctional officers in Gwinnett County Detention Center are armed with mace and trained to use physical force to protect themselves and other inmates from violence. 

The men and women being held in the Gwinnett County Detention Center are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Gwinnett County Court System already and been sentenced to one year or less. 

When an inmate is sentenced to a year or more, they are transferred to the /state-prisons/georgia or the Federal Bureau of Prisons

Illegal immigrants may be transferred into ICE custody and are then deported.

Inmates in the Gwinnett County Detention Center are fed three meals a day totaling 2,500 calories, are allowed access to phones to contact friends and family members, are allowed at least one hour a day for exercise, have access to books, a legal library, and bathroom and shower facilities. 

The inmates are allowed mail to be delivered to them as well as newspapers and magazines from trusted outside publishers.

Family and Friends of inmates are allowed to schedule a time to visit.

Information You Will Find on This Page

On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find very helpful and very useful: 

Gwinnett County Inmate Search

How to Bail out an Inmate at this jail

Inmate Phone use for this facility

Visitation Rules and Schedules - both here and online

Commissary Deposits and Inmate Accounts

Gwinnett County Detention Center Inmate Mail Guidelines


We also provide information on:

  • How to contact the facility
  • Directions to the jail
  • Gwinnett County recent arrests
  • Local, State and Federal Most Wanted bulletins
  • Outstanding Arrest Warrants
  • Crime News
  • Gwinnett County Court Appearances, and lots more.

Gwinnett County Detention Center

Georgia Gwinnett 2,768


2900 University Parkway NE
Lawrenceville, GA 30043


Adult Court: 770-619-6300

Adult Probation: 770-339-2222

Bail: 888-726-6301

Magistrate Court Info: 770-822-8100

Magistrate Court After Hours: 770-822-3810

Felony Court: 770-822-8100

Misdemeanor Court: 770-822-8100

DUI Court: 770-822-8100

District Attorney: 770-822-8400

Inmate Info: 770-822-3100

Jail (Main): 770-619-6700

Juvenile Court: 770-619-6300

Juvenile Probation: 770-619-6020

Police: 770-963-2443

Records: 770-822-3100

Sheriff: 770-619-6500


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Gwinnett County Detention Center
2900 University Parkway NE
Lawrenceville, GA 30043