Northern Reception & Classification Center Information

16830 South Broadway StreetPO Box 112, Joliet, IL, 60434

Northern Reception & Classification Center is a medium security state prison located in city of Joliet, Will County, IL. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Illinois 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 Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC)

Below we have given information about the Northern Reception & Classification Center including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Northern Reception & Classification Center Prison Information

Jail Name :Northern Reception & Classification Center
Jail Type :State Prison
Location:16830 South Broadway StreetPO Box 112, Joliet, IL, 60434
Contact Numbers:815-727-3607
Postal Code:60434
State :Illinois
County:Will County
Jail Webpage://

Northern Reception & Classification Center Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Northern Reception & Classification Center, 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 Illinois statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
16830 South Broadway StreetPO Box 112, Joliet, IL, 60434

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 815-727-3607.

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 Northern Reception & Classification Center 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 11 nearby jails/prisons

Stateville Correctional Center

16830 South Broadway StreetPO Box 112, Joliet, IL, 60434 815-727-3607

Northern Reception & Classification Center

16830 South Broadway StreetPO Box 112, Joliet, IL, 60434 815-727-3607

Will County Detention Facility

95 South Chicago Street, Joliet, IL, 60432 815-727-7950, 815-740-1250

River Valley Juvenile Detention Center

3200 West McDonough Street, Joliet, IL, 60431 815-730-7120

Illinois Youth Center - Joliet

2848 West McDonough, Joliet, IL, 60436 815-725-1206

Stateville - Minimum Security Unit

16830 South Broadway StreetPO Box 112, Joliet, IL, 60434 815-727-3607

East Hazel Crest Lockup

17223 South Throop Street, East Hazel Crest, IL, 60429 708-798-2186

Hazel Crest Village Detention

3000 West 170th Place, Hazel Crest, IL, 60429 708-335-9640

Homewood Jail

17950 Dixie Highway, Homewood, IL, 60430 708-206-3420

Joliet Police Jail - Main Station

150 West Washington Street, Joliet, IL, 60432 815-724-3100

Lansing Jail

2710 170th Street, Lansing, IL, 60438 708-895-7150

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