Winthrop Jail Information

3 Metcalf Square, Winthrop, MA, 02152

Winthrop Jail is a low security city jail located in city of Winthrop, Suffolk County, MA. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Massachusetts 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 Winthrop Jail are sentenced for less then a year for crimes which are less serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Massachusetts Department of Corrections (DOC)

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

Winthrop Jail Prison Information

Jail Name :Winthrop Jail
Jail Type :City Jail
Location:3 Metcalf Square, Winthrop, MA, 02152
Contact Numbers:617-846-1212
Postal Code:02152
State :Massachusetts
County:Suffolk County
Jail Webpage://

Winthrop Jail Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Winthrop 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 Massachusetts statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
3 Metcalf Square, Winthrop, MA, 02152

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 617-846-1212.

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 Winthrop 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 8 nearby jails/prisons

Winthrop Jail

3 Metcalf Square, Winthrop, MA, 02152 617-846-1212

Revere Police Jail

400 Revere Beach Parkway, Revere, MA, 02151 781-284-1212

Chelsea Jail

19 Park Street, Chelsea, MA, 02150 617-466-4855

Everett Jail

45 Elm Street, Everett, MA, 02149 617-389-2120

Malden Police Jail

200 Pleasant Street, Malden, MA, 02148 781-397-7171

Malden Jail

200 Pleasant Street, Malden, MA, 02148 781-397-7171

Medford Police Jail

100 Main Street, Medford, MA, 02155 781-391-6404

Waltham Jail

155 Lexington Street, Waltham, MA, 02154 781-314-3500

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