Luzerne County Correctional Facility, PA Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: April 3, 2020
Luzerne County Correctional Facility

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The Luzerne County Correctional Facility is a medium-security detention center located in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Operated locally by the Luzerne County Sheriff's Office, this jail holds inmates who are awaiting trial or sentencing. The Luzerne County Sheriff's Department has the largest number of law enforcement officers in the county and is the largest facility in Pennsylvania. The current Sheriff was sworn in as Sheriff in September 2009.

Inmates at Luzerne County Correctional Facility have the opportunity to participate in programs, including education, counseling, substance abuse, and religious services. They are given three meals a day and are allowed to purchase snacks from the commissary. They are given an hour of recreational time each day where they are encouraged to go outside.

Luzerne County Correctional Facility - General Information

  • Facility Name

    Luzerne County Correctional Facility

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    99 Water Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 18711

  • Phone

    570-829-7741

  • Capacity

    681

  • City

    Wilkes-Barre

  • Postal Code

    18711

  • State

    Pennsylvania

  • Country

    Luzerne County

  • Official Website

    Website

  • Facility Name

    Luzerne County Correctional Facility

  • Facility Type

    County Jail

  • Address

    99 Water Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 18711

  • Phone

    570-829-7741

  • Capacity

    681

  • Country

    Luzerne County

Luzerne County Sheriffs Department

  • Address

    200 North River Street, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, 18711

  • Phone

    570-825-1651

  • Fax

    570-825-1849

  • Email

    [email protected]

  • Website

    website

Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check

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

If someone you know is serving time in Luzerne County Correctional Facility, you can search for him or her in this Luzerne County Jail log. When you click on the inmate you are looking for, you will see information on him or her such as their date of birth, arrest date, and charges.

Send a Mail/Package

Incoming and outgoing inmate mail will be inspected by jail staff.

Inmates at Luzerne County Correctional Facility may receive only metered, unstamped, plain white postcards no larger than 4" x 6" as mail. Writing must be in pencil or blue or black ink. Any other mail will be returned to the sender.

If no return address is available, unauthorized mail will be stored in the inmate's locker until the inmate's release.

Inmate mail cannot contain anything related to violence, racial supremacy, or nudity.

If you want to send mail to an inmate at Luzerne County Correctional Facility, address your envelope as follows:

Inmate name

C/O Luzerne County Correctional Facility

99 Water Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 18711

Inmates may receive magazines and newspapers if they are sent directly from the publisher.

Sending Money

You can either send money to an inmate by going to the Luzerne County Correctional Facility and dropping off a money order or you can use MoneyGram to deposit money in an inmate’s account.

In order to send money to an inmate, you will need to know the inmate’s full name, the inmate’s ID number, and the inmate’s location.

You can call all Luzerne County Correctional Facility at 570-829-7741 if you have any questions.

Phone Calls

Luzerne County Correctional Facility has a phone program where you set up an account through the third-party company, GlobalTel, and the inmate can call you after you deposit money on his or her account.

According to the website, you can save money on inmate calling by using a “GlobalTel ‘Special Jail Phone Number’. When your inmate calls your ‘Special Jail Phone Number’, your phone rings and you save.”

All phone calls through Luzerne County Correctional Facility are recorded.

Visitation Rules

Luzerne County Correctional Facility requires all visitors to fill out an application prior to visitation. If you want to visit an inmate at Luzerne County Correctional Facility, carefully fill out the application. The Luzerne County Correctional Facility reserves the right to deny any person the right to enter the jail it chooses and for any reason.

Jail visits are conducted in person behind plexiglass or on a televised screen from another location. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and guardians must provide proof of their guardianship. Inmates may have two visitors during each visit.

Leave all personal belongings, except for your state ID in your vehicle. No cell phones or bags are allowed in the jail.

Call 570-829-7741 for questions regarding jail visitation.

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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