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The Hancock County Jail is a medium-security facility and houses adult inmates who have been charged with misdemeanor and felony crimes. All inmates in custody are currently awaiting trial or serving out their sentence. The main jail can house up to 100 inmates and the facility that houses inmates on work release has a capacity of 148.

Hancock County Jail
265 New Jail St
Sneedville, TN 37869
Phone: 423-733-2249

How to Send Mail to an Inmate

Inmates are allowed to receive mail sent through the U.S. Postal Service. All mail will be searched for contraband.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID #
265 New Jail St
Sneedville, TN 37869

For information on inmate visitation and commissary, contact the jail.

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Hancock County Sheriff Information

The Hancock County Sheriff’s Department is a law enforcement agency located in Morristown, Tennessee. The department is composed of different divisions including patrol, criminal investigations, administration and corrections. This agency strives to enforce the law and maintain order in a fair and impartial manner.

Brad Brewer, Sheriff
Ronald Joe Swiney, Chief Deputy
Sharon Cantwell, Office Administrator

Hancock County Sheriff’s Department
265 New Jail Street
Sneedville, TN 37869
Phone: 423-733-2250
Fax: 423-733-8868
Email: [email protected]

Hancock County is located in northeast Tennessee. The county covers a total of 223 square miles and has a population of 6,587. There are 2 cities in the county: Sneedville and Kyles Ford. Sneedville is the county seat. The county mayor is Thomas Harrison.

2018 Violent Crime Rate Hancock County – 15
Data Source: Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program

Hancock County Public Record Information

Public records are available through the Hancock County Government. Record requests must be made to the public record request coordinator in person or by mail. All record requests must be submitted in writing. The request coordinator has 7 business days to respond to the request. For more information, contact the public records request coordinator. The person submitting a public record request must be a Tennessee resident.

Hancock County Government
1237 Main Street, Suite 104
PO Box 347
Sneedville, TN 37869
Phone: 423-733-4524

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