NYC DOC - Rikers Island - James A. Thomas Center (JATC), NY Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: July 14, 2021
NYC DOC – Rikers Island – James A. Thomas Center (JATC)

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  • City of New York Department of Correction 14-14 Hazen Street, East Elmhurst, NY, 11370
  • Website
  • 718-546-1500

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The City of East Elmhurst jail is located in Queens County in the state of New York. This facility can house as many as 1194 adult inmates and is open 24 hours a day and 7 days a week for operation for short term confinement.

This medium security facility houses inmates that are awaiting trial as well as those who are serving sentences that are 12 months and under. Some inmates at NYC DOC – Rikers Island – James A. Thomas Center (JATC) are waiting to be transferred to a state or federal prison because they are required to serve a sentence that is more than 12 months. There is also a holding area where juveniles are being detained.

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NYC DOC - Rikers Island - James A. Thomas Center (JATC) - General Information

  • Facility Name

    NYC DOC – Rikers Island – James A. Thomas Center (JATC)

  • Facility Type

    City Jail

  • Address

    City of New York Department of Correction 14-14 Hazen Street, East Elmhurst, NY, 11370

  • Phone

    718-546-1500

  • Capacity

    1194

  • City

    East Elmhurst

  • Postal Code

    11370

  • State

    New York

  • Country

    Queens County

  • Official Website

    Website

  • Facility Name

    NYC DOC – Rikers Island – James A. Thomas Center (JATC)

  • Facility Type

    City Jail

  • Address

    City of New York Department of Correction 14-14 Hazen Street, East Elmhurst, NY, 11370

  • Phone

    718-546-1500

  • Capacity

    1194

  • Country

    Queens County

  • City

    East Elmhurst

  • Postal Code

    11370

  • State

    New York

  • Official Website

    Website

Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check

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

The East Elmhurst City Police Department has an In Custody List on their website. This is where you will be able to see the custody report of all the inmates that are held in the NYC DOC - Rikers Island - James A. Thomas Center (JATC).

You will have to scroll through all the inmates until you find who you are looking for. The inmate’s information listed below will be shown on each custody report:

  • First Name

  • Last Name

  • Gender

  • Race

  • Age

  • Date Of Birth

  • Booking Date

  • Booking Time

  • Booking Number

  • Charges

  • Level

  • Warrant Number

  • Warrant Agency

  • Fine Amount

  • Bond Amount

  • Disposition

If you do not have access to a computer or smartphone where you can get onto the internet you can visit the NYC DOC - Rikers Island - James A. Thomas Center (JATC) where a staff member can help you at the lobby.

Send a Mail/Package

Only 4"x 6 " plain white postcards that are metered, unstamped with a pencil or blue or black ink may be sent to the offender. No other mail is permitted.

Inmates at NYC DOC - Rikers Island - James A. Thomas Center (JATC) open their mail in front of a jail employee and mail gets inspected before the inmate even gets to open it. Mail that inmates send out gets inspected as well.

Sending Money

Inmates need money if they want to shop at the NYC DOC - Rikers Island - James A. Thomas Center (JATC) commissary. This is a store at the jail where the inmates can buy basic day to day items.

JPay and Western Union is an electronic service that allows you to transfer money into an inmate’s account. Most jails accept these services.

Be sure to check with NYC DOC - Rikers Island - James A. Thomas Center (JATC) what their rules are to fund an inmate’s account by giving them a call at 718-546-1500. You can also visit the jail lobby and talk to a staff member for more information.

Phone Calls

Once the booking process is finished the inmate is allowed to make one free phone call.

From inside the cell block, inmates at NYC DOC - Rikers Island - James A. Thomas Center (JATC) are allowed to make collect calls.

Visitation Rules

Inmates at NYC DOC - Rikers Island - James A. Thomas Center (JATC) are allowed to have up to 10 minutes to visit and a total of 2 visitors (one visitor at a time) during the visiting hours listed below:

Sunday - 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Tuesday - 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Thursday - 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Visitation Policies

  • You will be required to present a government-issued photo ID

  • You are required to be dressed modestly.

  • All visitors are searched and go through a metal detector.

  • Personal belongings are not allowed in the visitation area.

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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