New Canaan Jail, CT Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: January 18, 2022
New Canaan Jail

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New Canaan Jail is a medium security detention center for adult inmates that is locally operated by the New Canaan City Police Department. This facility serves the city of New Canaan and the surrounding area.

The New Canaan Jail houses inmates that have been convicted of crimes and serving a sentence that is 12 months or less as well as those who are still awaiting trial. Inmates that are sentenced for more than 12 months are transferred to a federal or state prison.

A majority of the time inmates at New Canaan Jail are required to stay in their individual cells that are divided up between two floors. There is also a large common area with tables and chairs that the inmates are allowed to use at times.

New Canaan Jail - General Information

  • Facility Name

    New Canaan Jail

  • Facility Type

    City Jail

  • Address

    174 South Avenue, New Canaan, CT, 06840

  • Phone

    203-594-3500

  • City

    New Canaan

  • Postal Code

    6840

  • State

    Connecticut

  • Country

    Fairfield County

  • Official Website

    Website

  • Facility Name

    New Canaan Jail

  • Facility Type

    City Jail

  • Address

    174 South Avenue, New Canaan, CT, 06840

  • Phone

    203-594-3500

  • Country

    Fairfield County

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The New Canaan Jail does not have an online inmate lookup system. If you are trying to lookup an inmate you can call the jail. The phone number for the inmate’s records is 203-594-3500. You can also call the jail at 203-594-3500 for more information about an inmate.

Send a Mail/Package

In order to keep everyone safe and secure the New Canaan Jail staff inspects all incoming and outgoing mail. Please refrain from sending any contraband in the mail.

Inmates at New Canaan Jail are allowed to receive 4"x 6 " plain white postcards in the mail that are metered, unstamped with a pencil or blue or black ink only.

Keep in mind that all mail is opened under the supervision of a jail staff member.

Sending Money

To fund an inmate’s account New Canaan Jail allows money orders to be sent to the jail via postal mail. It will take several days for the funds to be available in the inmate’s account.

Many times electronic services are accepted to fund an inmate’s account such as JPay and Western Union. The funds will be available in the inmate’s account almost immediately using an electronic service.

Inmates depend on their loved ones to fund their accounts so they can buy basic daily needs such as sneakers, clothing, snacks and so much more. These items are bought at the New Canaan Jail commissary.

Phone Calls

Inmates are permitted to call their family and friends during phone time. Inmates make collect calls to their loved ones from New Canaan Jail. Keep in mind the receiver of the collect call is responsible for the collect call fee.

Visitation Rules

Inmates are allowed to have visitors in New Canaan Jail, however, you will need to follow the visitation rules and regulations that are listed below:

  • Dress modestly

  • Present Government-issued photo ID

  • You will be required to go through a metal detector

  • You may be searched

  • No personal belongings (including cell phones) in the visitation area.

  • A family member under 18 must be accompanied by their legal guardian.

VISITATION HOURS

  • Monday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Thursday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Friday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Saturday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Sunday
    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Directions

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