OBJECTIVE: To serve and protect the citizens of Northampton County. To enforce the laws of N.C and the Constitution of the U.S.
MISSION: To maintain a high quality of life for all residents and visitors of Northampton Co. We have adopted a philosophy of Community Oriented Law Enforcement working in partnership with citizens to develop policing services to meet the unique needs of the community, while assuring fairness, equal treatment, and protection to all.
VISION for the future is to become a leader in Law Enforcement through partnerships with the citizens we serve that promote crime prevention, mutual trust, and strategies that ensure a high standard of life. Our vision of Community Oriented Policing is anchored by the idea of establishing and maintaining a partnership with the community we serve.
Visiting Hours in Northampton County Jail
The actual visiting hours vary depending on the following factors:
The day of the week.
Where the inmate is housed.
The inmate's sex.
Whether or not it is a Holiday.
Each inmate is allowed one or two visits, ranging from 15 minutes to one hour in length each week. Inmates with special privileges are allowed additional visits.
If you are visiting from another state or traveling a great distance, Northampton County Jail may allow you an extended visitation. Call (252)534-1299 to ask for special consideration.