East Greenbush Police Jail Information

225 Columbia Turnpike, Rensselaer, NY, 12144-4104

East Greenbush Police Jail is a low security police department jail located in city of Rensselaer, Rensselaer County, NY. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under New York 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 East Greenbush Police Jail are sentenced for less then a year for crimes which are less serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by New York Department of Corrections (DOC)

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

East Greenbush Police Jail Prison Information

Jail Name :East Greenbush Police Jail
Jail Type :Police Department Jail
Location:225 Columbia Turnpike, Rensselaer, NY, 12144-4104
Contact Numbers:518-479-2525
Postal Code:12144-4104
State :New York
County:Rensselaer County
Jail Webpage://www.egpolice.com/index.cfm

East Greenbush Police Jail Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at East Greenbush Police Jail, 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 New York statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
225 Columbia Turnpike, Rensselaer, NY, 12144-4104

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 518-479-2525.

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 East Greenbush Police Jail 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 3 nearby jails/prisons

Cass Residential Center

16 Camp Cass Drive, Rensselaerville, NY, 12147 518-797-3781

East Greenbush Police Jail

225 Columbia Turnpike, Rensselaer, NY, 12144-4104 518-479-2525

Town of Coeymans Police Jail

18 Russell Avenue, Ravena, NY, 12143 518-756-2059

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