Essex County Juvenile Detention Information

65 Marston Street, Lawrence, MA, 01841

Essex County Juvenile Detention is a medium security county jail located in city of Lawrence, Essex County, MA. It houses juvenile inmates below 16 years of age who are convicted for crimes which come under Massachusetts state law. Most of the inmate’s serving time in this prison are sentenced for the period of over a year and are sentenced for crimes which are serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Massachusetts Department of Corrections (DOC)

Below we have given information about the Essex County Juvenile Detention including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Essex County Juvenile Detention Prison Information

Jail Name :Essex County Juvenile Detention
Jail Type :County Jail
Location:65 Marston Street, Lawrence, MA, 01841
Contact Numbers:978-750-1900
Postal Code:01841
State :Massachusetts
County:Essex County
Jail Webpage://

Essex County Juvenile Detention Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Essex County Juvenile Detention, 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 Massachusetts statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
65 Marston Street, Lawrence, MA, 01841

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 978-750-1900.

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 Essex County Juvenile Detention 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 6 nearby jails/prisons

Essex County Correctional Alternative Center

165 Marston Street, Lawrence, MA, 01841 978-750-1900

Essex County Juvenile Detention

65 Marston Street, Lawrence, MA, 01841 978-750-1900

North Andover Police Jail

1475 Osgood Street, North Andover, MA, 01845 978-683-3168

Lawrence Jail

90 Lowell Street, Lawrence, MA, 01840-1292 978-794-5900

Merrimack College Police Jail

315 Turnpike Street, North Andover, MA, 01845 978-837-5555

Methuen Police Jail

90 Hampshire Street, Methuen, MA, 01844 978-983-8698

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