The High Point Detention Center opened in January of 1990 and is North Carolina’s first “New Generation” direct supervision facility. The High Point facility has bed space to accommodate 274 inmates. The high rise building measures 122,900 square feet.
The High Point Detention Center offers classes in Adult Basic Education, Computer Literacy, Toastmasters, Alcoholics and Narcotics Anonymous, and Life Skills enrichment programs. Religious services are also offered to all inmates through the Chaplain Services.