Newark Juvenile Jail Information

43 Dickerson Street, Newark, NJ, 07102

Newark Juvenile Jail is a low security city jail located in city of Newark, Essex County, NJ. It houses juvenile inmates below 16 years of age who are convicted for crimes which come under New Jersey 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 Newark Juvenile Jail are sentenced for less then a year for crimes which are less serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by New Jersey Department of Corrections (NJDOC)

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

Newark Juvenile Jail Prison Information

Jail Name :Newark Juvenile Jail
Jail Type :City Jail
Location:43 Dickerson Street, Newark, NJ, 07102
Contact Numbers:973-733-6090
Postal Code:07102
State :New Jersey
County:Essex County
Jail Webpage:

Newark Juvenile Jail Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Newark Juvenile 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 Jersey statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
43 Dickerson Street, Newark, NJ, 07102

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 973-733-6090.

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 Newark Juvenile 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 7 nearby jails/prisons

Delaney Hall Detention Facility - DHDF (ICE)

451 - 479 Doremus Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07105 973-274-0115

Essex County Correctional Facility (ICE)

354 Doremus Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07105 973-274-7500, 973-645-3666

Essex Transitional Program

461-63 Central Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07107 973-648-7078, 973-648-7082

Newark Juvenile Jail

43 Dickerson Street, Newark, NJ, 07102 973-733-6090

Essex County Sheriff's Jail

60 Nelson Place, Newark, NJ, 07102 973-621-2132, 973-621-2133

Newark Jail

31 Green Street, Newark, NJ, 07102 973-733-6199

Essex County Juvenile Detention Center

80 Duryea Street, Newark, NJ, 07103 973-497-4720

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