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Updated on: September 19, 2021

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About Essex County Correctional Facility

The Essex County Correctional Facility is located in Newark, New Jersey. The Essex County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Essex County Correctional Facility. 

Ar any given time the Essex County Correctional Facility can detain as many as 465 inmates. The Essex County Correctional Facility normally uses direct supervision. 

Majority or probably all the inmates held in Essex County Correctional Facility reside in Essex County. A majority of the inmates are pretrial inmates and sentenced inmates. 

While being economical the mission of the Essex County Correctional Facility is to supply the inmates with all the resources they need. 

The Essex County Correctional Facility is operated in a way that surpasses national and state standards. 

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Essex County Correctional Facility
Facility Name
Essex County Correctional Facility
Facility Type
County Jail
Address
354 Doremus Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07105
Phone
973-274-7500, 973-645-3666
Capacity
465
City
Newark
Postal Code
7105
State
New Jersey
Country
Essex County
Official Website
Website

Visitation Hours

  • Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
  • 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
  • Holiday Closed

Essex County Sheriffs Office

Sheriff
Armando B. Fontoura
Address
50 West Market Street, Newark, New Jersey, 07102
Phone
973-621-4111
Fax
973-621-4066
Website
https://www.essexsheriff.com/

Inmate Search

The Essex County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Essex County Correctional Facility. Keeping and maintaining an up to date database of all current inmates is a big responsibility. That is what the Essex County Correctional Facility does. 

The Essex County Correctional Facility has its jail roster with their current arrests open to the general public by the Essex County Sheriff's Department. This database can be found on the Essex County Sheriff’s Department official website.

The Essex County Correctional Facility inmate lookup is in alphabetical order. When doing a successful inmate search you will see the information listed below:

  • Inmate's Full Name
  • Age
  • Date Of Birth
  • Bail
  • Projected Release Date
  • Location
  • Booking Date
  • Charges
  • Arresting Agency
  • Mugshots

Sending a Mail

The Essex County Correctional Facility inmates are allowed to get written letters from their family and friends. For safety reasons, all letters will be examined by jail employees when they arrive. The letters will get passed out once the jail staff checks them.  

There are a number of things you are not allowed to send when sending things along with your letters to the jail. List of things not allowed to be sent below:

  • Gang Related Items
  • Plastic
  • Metal
  • Music Cards
  • Purfume
  • String
  • Ribbons
  • Glitter
  • Confetti
  • Lipstick/Lip Gloss/Chapstick
  • Writing Paper
  • Pens
  • Pencils
  • Stamps
  • Polaroids
  • Envelopes
  • No photographs larger than 5x7”

Essex County Correctional Facility inmate's are allowed to get books, newspaper and magazines. The books, newspaper and magazines will need to be delivered directly from the bookstore or publisher to the jail. All incoming books will be required to be paperback. All used and hardcover books are not allowed. Used and hardcover books will be sent back to the sender if they are sent to the jail.   

The Inmate's mailing address for Essex County Correctional Facility is: 

Inmate Full Name
Essex County Correctional Facility
354 Doremus Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07105

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Sending Money

The Essex County Correctional Facility inmates will need money to buy things from the commissary. A cashier’s check or money order can be sent straight to the Essex County Correctional Facility if you would like to put money into an inmate's account. You will need to make the money payable to the inmate. 

Money orders or cashier’s checks can be dropped off at the jail or you can send them in the mail to the jail at the address listed below: 

Essex County Correctional Facility
354 Doremus Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07105

Make sure you write the return address on the envelope if you are going to send in money orders or Cashier's checks. Allow several days for the money orders to be deposited into the inmate's account. 

Phone Calls

The Essex County Correctional Facility inmates are not allowed to get phone calls from their family or friends. During phone time, inmates are allowed to make phone calls to their family and friends. The inmates are limited to 15-minute calls. The call will be terminated when the 15 minutes is over.

Calling features such as three-way calling and call forwarding are forbidden for the inmates to use. The call will be disconnected if an inmate is caught using any of these features. Disciplinary action will be taken up against the inmate.   

The Essex County Correctional Facility inmates are only allowed to make collect calls. Inmates are only be allowed to call those who have a landline. Inmates are not able to call those who have a cell phone. The individual receiving the collect call is the one responsible for any and all fees that are associated with the collect call.   The Essex County Correctional Facility is not accountable for any charges associated with the collect calls.

Visiting Rules

The Essex County Correctional Facility inmates are allowed to have visitations. All visitors under the age of 18 will are allowed to visit, however, they will need to be with their legal guardian. Before you are allowed in the visitation area you will need to show either your driver’s license, state identification card, or your United States Passport. 

You will need to put all of your personal belonging in your vehicle. Personal belongings of any kind will be allowed in the visitation area. 

The Essex County Correctional Facility visitation hours are listed below: 

You are only allowed to visit inmates in the Essex County Correctional Facility during the hours listed above. Remember that visiting is a privilege and not a right. 

Essex County Prison Statistics

Essex County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 124
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison -
Jail Population Held for State Jail 36
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 993
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail 4
Jail Population Held for ICE 780

Essex County Jail Admissions By Race

Black Jail Population 998
Asian Jail Population 43
White Jail Population 342
Native Jail Population 10
Latino Jail Population 763

Essex County Prison Population By Race

Native Prison Population -
Other Prison Population 85
Latino Prison Population 202
Asian Prison Population -
White Prison Population 134
Black Prison Population 2,335

Essex County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 16,960
Male Jail Population 2,132
Total Jail Population 3,058
Female Jail Population 43

Essex County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 1,015
Female Pretrial Jail Population 175
Male Pretrial Jail Population 1,976

Essex County Prison Admissions

Total Prison Admissions 1,068
Black Prison Admissions 891
Other Prison Admissions 84
Native Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions 24
White Prison Admissions 69
Male Prison Admissions 1,038
Asian Prison Admissions -
Female Prison Admissions 30

Essex County Prison Population

Female Prison Population 82
Total Prison Population 2,756
Male Prison Population 2,674

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