Cheshire Police Lockup Information

500 Highland Avenue, Cheshire, CT, 06410

Cheshire Police Lockup is a low security police department jail located in city of Cheshire, New Haven County, CT. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Connecticut state law. It houses the people who have been arrested and are awaiting trial, sentence or pending plea. Most of the inmates serving their time in Cheshire Police Lockup are sentenced for less then a year for crimes which are less serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Connecticut Department of Corrections (DOC)

Below we have given information about the Cheshire Police Lockup including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Cheshire Police Lockup Prison Information

Jail Name :Cheshire Police Lockup
Jail Type :Police Department Jail
Location:500 Highland Avenue, Cheshire, CT, 06410
Contact Numbers:203-271-5500
Postal Code:06410
State :Connecticut
County:New Haven County
Jail Webpage://

Cheshire Police Lockup Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Cheshire Police Lockup, you can visit the the inmate search/roster link here. Alternatively you can call on to enquire about the inmate.

Note: Keep inmate information like Full Name, age, sex, date of birth and inmate ID handy.

If you are still not able to find the whereabouts of the inmate, then you can try searching on Connecticut statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
500 Highland Avenue, Cheshire, CT, 06410

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 203-271-5500.

Note: In case of packages, prior approval from prison administration may be required. Contact the prison staff for more information.

Sending Money

Inmates can receive money into their commissary account via check, money order or cashier. Visitors can also deposit money directly into the inmate’s account at jail administrative office.

Note: When sending the money via check or money order, make sure you mention inmate id and full name at the back

Phone calls:

Inmates can call to any person on the approved members list between 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM. The receiver has to bear the cost of the call and the call can be of maximum 30 mins. During rush hours the call time is reduced to 10 mins.

Visitation Rules

If you are visiting someone in Cheshire Police Lockup make sure you are in approved visitor list. It’s good idea to confirm with the prison authorities before coming for a visit.

Here are the basic visitation rules which one must adhere to:

  • Visitor must not be a prior felon.
  • Must have a valid government ID.
  • For children below 16 years of age, a legal guardian must be accompanied.
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

Nearby Jail/Prison

There are 7 nearby jails/prisons

Cheshire Correctional Institution

900 Highland Avenue, Cheshire, CT, 06410 203-651-6100

Manson Youth Institution

42 Jarvis Street, Cheshire, CT, 06410 203-806-2500

Webster State Correctional Institution - CLOSED

111 Jarvis Street, Cheshire, CT, 06410 203-271-5900

Cheshire Police Lockup

500 Highland Avenue, Cheshire, CT, 06410 203-271-5500

Chester Police Jail

203 Middlesex Avenue, Chester, CT, 06412 860-526-3605, 860 526-0013 Ext. 205

Clinton Police Jail

170 East Main Street, Clinton, CT, 06413 860-669-0451

Colchester Police Jail

127 Norwich Avenue, Colchester, CT, 06415 860-537-7500

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