Jefferson, Georgia Police and Jail Information

Jefferson is a city in Jackson County, Georgia. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 22.0 square miles (57.0 sq. km). The City of Jefferson had a population of approximately 9,432 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Jefferson, Georgia is Steve Quinn. Steve Quinn can be contacted at 706-367-5121 and by email at

Steve Quinn, Mayor
Jefferson City Mayor’s Office
City of Jefferson
Jefferson City Hall
147 Athens Street,
Jefferson, GA 30549
Phone: 706-367-5121
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8-5

Jefferson City Mayor

Jefferson, Georgia Jail and Mugshot Information

Violent crime rate in 2018 in Jefferson: 57.0; U.S. Average: 207.3
Violent crime rate in 2017 in Jefferson: 93.8; U.S. Average: 215.2

Facts about crime in Jefferson, Georgia:

  • The overall crime rate in Jefferson is 45% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.92 daily crimes that occur in Jefferson.
  • Jefferson is safer than 61% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Jefferson you have a 1 in 70 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Jefferson has decreased by 38%.

Jefferson, Georgia Police Station Information

Jefferson Police Department

Joseph W. Wirthman, Chief of Police
Jefferson Police Department
1010 Washington Street
Jefferson, GA 30549
Phone: 706-367-5231
Fax: 706-367-4078

Jefferson Police Dept
Jefferson Police Facebook

Jefferson, Georgia City or County Jail Information

We have not found any information regarding most wanted offenders in Jefferson Police Department. As Jefferson is located in Jackson County, we have listed the most wanted list of Jackson County Sheriff’s Office.

Jackson Most Wanted

The City of Jefferson is located on Jackson County. Therefore, we listed the county jails and inmate visitation information for Jackson County.

Jackson County Jail Information

The Jackson County Jail has the capacity of holding 150 inmates. The physical location of the jail is:

Jackson County Jail
555 Stan Evans Dr
Jefferson, GA 30549
Phone: 706-367-8718
Fax: 706-387-6145

Visitation Hours at Jackson County Jail:

Appointment times are available daily, 0800 to 1100, 1300 to 1600 and 2000 to 2300 (Inmates are allowed to have visitation three times a week for up to 25 minutes.)

Jackson Jail Visitation
Jackson County Jail

Police Records Request in Jefferson, Georgia

Police records can be obtained from the Records Bureau/Division/Section/Department of the Jefferson Police Department during normal business hours. Requests may be made completing the fillable/printable Police Open Records Request form which can be mailed, faxed or delivered in–person.

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Jefferson Police Department – Records
1010 Washington Street
Jefferson, GA 30549
Phone: 706-367-5231
Fax: 706-367-4078

Jefferson Open Records

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