As the Sheriff of Macon County, I would like to welcome you to our web site. The website contains a variety of useful information for the public and is also designed to help make citizens more familiar with the Sheriff's Office.
The Macon County Sheriff's Office takes a proactive approach to law enforcement--focusing on working WITH the public and preventing crime before it happens. We firmly believe that, working together, we CAN make a positive difference in our community.
Thank you for visiting our web site. I invite you to come by and visit your Sheriff's Office and meet for yourself the dedicated men and women who are striving to better serve you."
Visiting Hours in Macon County Detention Center
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 visitig from another state or traveling a great distance, Macon County Detention Center may allow you an extended visitation. Call (828) 349-2263 to ask for special consideration.