NYC DOC - Rikers Island - West Facility (WF), NY Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: September 12, 2021
NYC DOC – Rikers Island – West Facility (WF)

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  • City of New York Department of Correction 16-06 Hazen Street, East Elmhurst, NY, 11370
  • Website
  • 718-546-1500

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NYC DOC – Rikers Island – West Facility (WF) in East Elmhurst, New York serves East Elmhurst city and the surrounding area. NYC DOC – Rikers Island – West Facility (WF) is a 940 bed correctional facility for adult inmates. This facility is locally operated by the surrounding police departments within Queens County.

Inmates that are awaiting sentencing or trial are held at the NYC DOC – Rikers Island – West Facility (WF). Inmates that have been sentenced and are waiting to be transferred to a permanent location such as a federal prison are held in this facility as well.

Inmates at NYC DOC – Rikers Island – West Facility (WF) are contained in single cells. However, there isn’t a lot of space. A majority of the inmates are qualified to make bail so the inmates do not stay long.

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NYC DOC - Rikers Island - West Facility (WF) - General Information

  • Facility Name

    NYC DOC – Rikers Island – West Facility (WF)

  • Facility Type

    City Jail

  • Address

    City of New York Department of Correction 16-06 Hazen Street, East Elmhurst, NY, 11370

  • Phone

    718-546-1500

  • Capacity

    940

  • City

    East Elmhurst

  • Postal Code

    11370

  • State

    New York

  • Country

    Queens County

  • Official Website

    Website

  • Facility Name

    NYC DOC – Rikers Island – West Facility (WF)

  • Facility Type

    City Jail

  • Address

    City of New York Department of Correction 16-06 Hazen Street, East Elmhurst, NY, 11370

  • Phone

    718-546-1500

  • Capacity

    940

  • 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 City of East Elmhurst has a jail roster on its website. You can browse the roster by the following options in the inmate lookup system:

  • Everyone in custody

  • Released in the last 24 hours

  • Booked in the last 48 hours

  • Booked in the last 24 hours

You will be able to search for an inmate at NYC DOC - Rikers Island - West Facility (WF) by the inmate’s last name. You can narrow your search with the following information:

  • Inmate’s First Name

  • Date Of Birth

  • Gender

You will be able to see the inmates information including custody status, charges, bail, visiting schedule and release type. The NYC DOC - Rikers Island - West Facility (WF) roster is generally updated every 10 minutes so the information is not in real time.

Send a Mail/Package

Mail is returned to sender if it requires to have extra postage. Please keep mail the size of a business envelope or smaller or it will be returned to the sender.

Inmates at NYC DOC - Rikers Island - West Facility (WF) are not allowed to receive the following items in the mail:

  • Money

  • Money Orders

  • Prohibited Pictures

  • Stationary

  • Stickers

  • Other Prohibited Items

Sending Money

Most of the time inmates need money to make purchases from the commissary where they can buy day to day life items.

JPay and Western Union are services that are accepted at NYC DOC - Rikers Island - West Facility (WF) to transfer funds electronically to an inmate’s account.

If you would like more information about funding an inmate’s account you can call the jail at 718-546-1500.

Phone Calls

Inmates at NYC DOC - Rikers Island - West Facility (WF) are allowed to make collect phone calls to loved ones, however, they are not allowed to receive phone calls. When an inmate makes a collect call the individual receiving the call is the one responsible for the charges that are associated with the call.

Visitation Rules

Before you will be allowed to visit the inmate at NYC DOC - Rikers Island - West Facility (WF), you will need to fill out a visitors list information with your full name, date of birth, address and telephone number.

Be sure to have your valid government-issued photo identification card with you. Children under the age of 18 are required to be accompanied by a legal guardian. The legal guardian needs to have documentation proving their guardianship.

Visiting Hours at NYC DOC - Rikers Island - West Facility (WF) are determined by the inmate’s last name.

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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