Baldwin County Jail

The Baldwin County Jail is a minimum-security detention facility located in Milledgeville, Georgia that is operated by the Baldwin County Sheriff's Department. This 53-bed jail houses adults and juveniles—both felony and misdemeanor offenders—who have been arrested by local county or municipal law enforcement. 

The monthly average of total bookings in Baldwin County Jail is 389.

Inmate Search

To find out if your loved one is being held in Baldwin County, call 478-445-4313. Be prepared to provide the inmate’s full name and date of birth.

Bonding someone out of the Baldwin County Jail

If an inmate has bondable charges, he or she can bond out at any time. A bond can be paid with or without a bail bond agent. 

The method (cash/surety) and amount of money needed for bonding someone out of the Baldwin County Jail depends on their charges. Most crimes, but not all crimes, are bondable offenses.

  • Cash/Property Bond

When you pay a cash bond, it is refunded to you when all court appearances have been made and the case is discharged, dismissed, or a not guilty verdict rendered. If the arrestee fails to appear or is found guilty, the money will be forfeited. 

  • Surety Bond

When you use a Bail Bondsman for a surety bond, you will not get a refund. Surety bonds in Baldwin County are only accepted from registered bail agents.

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Visiting Hours and Rules

Inmates at the Baldwin County Jail are allowed two 45-minute onsite video visits each week. These visits must be scheduled in advance, anytime between 8:15am to 4pm Tuesday through Sunday.

Physical Address

Baldwin County Jail
119 Old Monticello Road
Milledgeville, GA, 31061

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Inmate Mailing Address(es)

Baldwin County Jail
Inmate Name
119 Old Monticello Road
Milledgeville, GA, 31061

How to Call an Inmate

Inmates at the Baldwin County Jail cannot receive incoming phone calls, however, they have access to phones and can make outgoing calls from the inmate housing area daily. Phone calls are recorded and may be monitored at any time.

How to Send Money

Friends and family may drop off money (cash or money order) at the Baldwin County Jail for their inmate. You can also mail a money order to your inmate (do not send cash). Please mail the money order to:

Baldwin County Jail
Inmate Name
119 Old Monticello Road
Milledgeville, GA, 31061

Programs For Inmates

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Careers at Baldwin County Jail

If you are interested in a career with the Baldwin County Sheriff's Office and would like more information about the job openings at the Baldwin County Jail, click here

All applicants must have a high school diploma or GED and a valid driver's license. They must also possess skills in observation and interpersonal communication, as well as written and oral communication.

Current Openings

Deputy Sheriff
Annual Salary: $39,950.84

General Duties:

  • Patrols county answering calls
  • Serve civil & criminal papers
  • Investigates crimes, appears in court, and provides transports
  • Deputy sheriffs are responsible for patrolling the county to prevent or observe criminal acts & traffic violations, enforcing state and federal laws and local ordinances, and testify in judicial proceedings.

Detention Officer

Annual Salary: $27,436.80
General Duties:

  • Assure security of jail
  • Complete all necessary paperwork and maintain pertinent jail records
  • Make necessary security checks of prisoners and facility
  • Perform other related duties as assigned
  • Persons employed in a detention officer position are responsible for receiving and processing prisoners confined to the Baldwin County jail. Additional responsibilities include : ensuring the safe, legal, and human custody and care of persons who are incarcerated.

911 Dispatchers

Annual Salary: $28,825.79 

911 Dispatchers receive, process, and dispatch thousands of calls each month. Their duties include answering all administrative lines for the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office and answering all 911 lines for Milledgeville/Baldwin County.

General Duties:

  • Dispatching units for the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office, County and City Fire Departments.
  • Pre-alerting EMS, and Milledgeville Police Dept. on emergency calls and then transferring the call
  • After hours/holidays/weekends, notify/dispatch several county agencies (road dept., animal control, DFCS, etc.)
  • Check wanted persons, driver’s license status, registration status, etc. through the Georgia Crime Information Center
CLICK HERE to apply for any of these positions online, or you can download and print an application.