Home / Georgia / Burke County Jail

Burke County Jail, GA Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: October 26, 2021
Burke County Jail
225 Highway 24 Spur, Waynesboro, GA, 30830

Quick Links

Burke County Jail offender lookup: Mugshots, Arrests, Warrant, Bond Amount, Charge Information, Height, Release Date, Age, Charges, Bookings, Booking Date, Issuing Auth, Document Type, Warrant #, Charge, Inmate Roster, Case Records, Address Given, Warrant Comment, Who's in jail, Projected Release Date, Bond.

First and foremost, the Burke County Jail has been around since 1845. Since the first day of operation at the Burke County Jail, the Burke County Sheriff’s Department was the agency involved in managing and overseeing the daily operation.

The Burke County Sheriff’s Department was first established around the late 1700s and was in the same location until they built the new sheriff’s department and included the Burke County Jail.

The Burke County Jail was in constant operation from the time it was built in 1845 to 1971. The Burke County Jail closed its doors until the mid-1980s.

Burke County Jail — General Information

Burke County Jail, County Jail.
225 Highway 24 Spur, Waynesboro, GA, 30830

Burke County Sheriffs Office

Address: 225 Georgia 24, Waynesboro, Georgia, 30830

Phone: 706-554-2133

Fax: 706-554-3423

Website: website

Burke County Jail does not have their inmate roster available to the public.

If you wanted to find out information on an inmate, you always had to contact the Burke County Sheriff’s Office directly for information.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check

Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports.

You can send and receive letters from inmates. All incoming and outgoing mail are always carefully examined by a staff member that works at the Burke County Jail to ensure the mail does not have contraband or other content it should not have.

Sending Money

You can send inmates money through the mail using a money order, if you do not live local.

If you are local to the Burke County Jail, you can come down to the facility with your money order. This is the only way besides mailing a money order, how you can put money on the inmate’s books.

This method can take a few business days before the money can be officially deposited into the inmate’s account.

Phone calls

Inmates at the Burke County Jail are permitted to use the telephones daily, but the inmates can only make collect calls.

Collect calls can only be made to individuals who have a landline and not a cell phone. Also, the receiver of the call has to pay the fees that incurred with receiving a collect call as well.


You can visit an inmate at the Burke County Jail, but you need to bring your government issued identification card to be permitted to the visitation room.

Those under the age of 16 years, need to be accompanied by their legal guardian.

Visiting Hours

7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
7:30 Am to 2:30 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Nearby Jail/Prison

Other Types of Correctional Facilities in Georgia