Essex County Jail, NJ Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Essex County Jail

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The Essex County Jail has been around for over 100 years. The Essex County Jail is in Newark, New Jersey.

On July 1, 2009, the original Essex County Jail closed its doors for the last time. This original Essex County Jail was in use for over 100 years. Throughout those 100 years, the Essex County Jail was in constant operation.

It took nearly 8 months for the Newton County to officially pass a bond issue that would allow the Essex County the money and design elements to officially start constructing a bigger and better Essex County Jail.

The bigger and better Essex County Jail was fully done and operational in August 2014.

Newark - General Information

  • Facility Name

    Essex County Jail

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    60 Nelson Place, Newark, NJ, 07102

  • Phone

    973-621-2132, 973-621-2133

  • City

    Newark

  • Postal Code

    7102

  • State

    New Jersey

  • Country

    Essex County

  • Facility Name

    Essex County Jail

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    60 Nelson Place, Newark, NJ, 07102

  • Phone

    973-621-2132, 973-621-2133

  • Country

    Essex County

Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check

Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports.

Calling the Essex County Jail to find out information on an inmate is a thing of the past now. Now, you can easily locate information on an inmate within a few minutes.

The Essex County Jail keeps its updated inmate roster available on the web for the general public to search through. In order to search through the database, you can need to know the full name of the inmate.

Keep in mind that the inmate roster is not updated in real-time, so if an inmate was just transferred to the facility, it will take a few hours to a few days before they officially show up in the inmate roster.

You can always contact the Essex County Jail as well to get the most updated information on inmates.

Send a Mail/Package

If you would like to stay in touch with an inmate in the Essex County Jail, you can easily do so by sending them letters.

Sending letters to your loved ones in the Essex County Jail is the most cost-effective way to stay in constant communication.

You should always remember that anything and everything you send to the Essex County Jail will be closely examined for contraband and thoroughly read. Do not say anything you would not want someone else to read.

All mail that you send to the Essex County Jail should have the inmate name and the inmate identification number along with your return address.

Phone Calls

Inmates are not completely cut off from communicating with their loved ones outside of jail. The Essex County Jail wants inmates to continue talking to their family and friends and have a support system when they leave the facility.

Inmates will be permitted to make collect calls to their loved ones. Collect calls will incur a charge that is the recipient's responsibility to pay. When an inmate makes a collect call, they will only be allowed to call landline numbers as cell phones do not support collect calls.

All calls are limited to 15-minutes. There can be absolutely no use of any sort of call features such as call waiting, three-way calling, or call forwarding.

Visitation Rules

To visit an inmate, you will need to contact the Essex County Jail directly. The Essex County Jail can then set you up with an appointment to visit the inmate along with everything you need to know or do prior to coming down to the facility for your first time.

VISITATION HOURS

  • Monday
    7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Tuesday
    7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Wednesday
    7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Thursday
    7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Friday
    7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Saturday
    7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
  • Sunday
    7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Directions

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