Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC), PA Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: April 5, 2020
Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC)

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Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) is a medium security detention center for adult inmates that is locally operated by the West Philadelphia City Police Department. This facility serves the city of West Philadelphia and the surrounding area.

The Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) 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 Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) 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.

Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) - General Information

  • Facility Name

    Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC)

  • Facility Type

    City Jail

  • Address

    Corner of 48th Street & Haverford Avenue, West Philadelphia, PA, 19102

  • Phone

    215-683-4DHS

  • Capacity

    150

  • City

    West Philadelphia

  • Postal Code

    19102

  • State

    Pennsylvania

  • Country

    Philadelphia County

  • Official Website

    Website

  • Facility Name

    Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC)

  • Facility Type

    City Jail

  • Address

    Corner of 48th Street & Haverford Avenue, West Philadelphia, PA, 19102

  • Phone

    215-683-4DHS

  • Capacity

    150

  • Country

    Philadelphia County

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The Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) 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 215-683-4DHS. You can also call the jail at 215-683-4DHS for more information about an inmate.

Send a Mail/Package

In order to keep everyone safe and secure the Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) staff inspects all incoming and outgoing mail. Please refrain from sending any contraband in the mail.

Inmates at Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) 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 Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) 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 Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) commissary.

Phone Calls

Inmates are permitted to call their family and friends during phone time. Inmates make collect calls to their loved ones from Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC). 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 Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC), 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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