Luzerne County Correctional Facility Information

570-829-7741
99 Water Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 18711


Luzerne County Correctional Facility is a medium security county jail located in city of Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania Department of Corrections (PADOC)

Below we have given information about the Luzerne County Correctional Facility including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Luzerne County Correctional Facility Prison Information

Jail Name :Luzerne County Correctional Facility
Jail Type :County Jail
Location:99 Water Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 18711
Contact Numbers:570-829-7741
Capacity:681
City:Wilkes-Barre
Postal Code:18711
State :Pennsylvania
County:Luzerne County
Jail Webpage://www.luzernecounty.org/county/departments_agencies/correctional_facility

Luzerne County Correctional Facility Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Luzerne County Correctional Facility, 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 Pennsylvania statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
99 Water Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 18711

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 570-829-7741.

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 Luzerne County Correctional Facility 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

Luzerne County Correctional Facility

99 Water Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 18711 570-829-7741

Warrior Run Police Jail

Front and Hanover Street, Warrior Run, PA, 18706 570-823-3225

Wright Township Police Jail

321 S Mountain Boulevard, Mountaintop, PA, 18707 570-474-9251

Rice Township Police Jail

3000 Church Road, Mountaintop, PA, 18707 570-868-6400

Luzerne Police Jail

144 Academy Street, Luzerne, PA, 18709 570-287-7633

Sugar Notch Police Jail

700 Main Street, Sugar Notch, PA, 18706 570-822-9283

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