Albermarle – Charlottesville Regional Jail

Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail
160 Peregory Lane
Charlottesville, VA 22902
434-977-6981

Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail is a high security facility operated by the City of Charlottesville and the County of Albemarle under the authority of the State of Virginia. Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail holds a maximum capacity of 600 male and female inmates, state inmates of all custody levels who are probation violators, awaiting trial, sentencing, or transfer to the Virginia Department of Corrections system or the Federal Bureau of Prisons system.

Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail opened in 1974 and is located in Charlottesville, a city with population of 43,000 in Albemarle County, Virginia. Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail is approximately 65 miles northwest of Richmond, Virginia, and 55 miles north of Lynchburg, Virginia, off of U.S. Highway 64.

Jurisdictional Control
Albemarle County Sheriff, 411 E. High Street, Bldg. B, Charlottesville, VA 22902, (434) 972-4001
City of Charlottesville Police Dept., 606 E. Market Street, Charlottesville, VA 22902 (434) 977-9041
Nelson County Sheriff, 94 Courthouse Square, Lovingston, VA 22949 (434) 263-7050

Judicial Authorities
Albemarle General District Court, 501 E. Jefferson Street, Suite 138, Charlottesville, VA 22902 (434) 972-4007
Nelson General District Court, 84 Courthouse Square, Lovingston, VA 22949 (434) 263-7033




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Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail Visiting

Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail inmates are authorized one visit per week with a maximum of two visits per month, but in a special circumstance the jail may provide more. Visiting hours for Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail vary according to the housing unit and day of the week. Wardens can restrict the length of visits, or the number of people who can visit at once, to avoid visiting room overcrowding. It’s recommended to call Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail at (434) 977-6981 to confirm the visiting schedule before departing for your visit.