Perth Amboy Jail Information

365 New Brunswick Avenue, Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861

Perth Amboy Jail is a low security city jail located in city of Perth Amboy, Middlesex County, NJ. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 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 Perth Amboy 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 Perth Amboy Jail including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Perth Amboy Jail Prison Information

Jail Name :Perth Amboy Jail
Jail Type :City Jail
Location:365 New Brunswick Avenue, Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
Contact Numbers:732-442-4400
City:Perth Amboy
Postal Code:08861
State :New Jersey
County:Middlesex County
Jail Webpage:

Perth Amboy Jail Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Perth Amboy 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
365 New Brunswick Avenue, Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 732-442-4400.

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 Perth Amboy 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 6 nearby jails/prisons

Perth Amboy Jail

365 New Brunswick Avenue, Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861 732-442-4400

Borough of Alpha Police Jail

1001 East Boulevard, Alpha, NJ, 08865 908-454-1121

Old Bridge Township Police Jail

1 Old Bridge Plaza, Old Bridge, NJ, 08857 732-679-5600 ext 3412

Phillipsburg Police Jail

675 Corliss Avenue, Phillipsburg, NJ, 08865 908-454-1121

Pohatcong Township Police Jail

50 Municipal Drive, Pohatcong, NJ, 08865 908-454-9836 ext 310

Lopatcong Township Police Jail

232 South 3rd StreetMorris Park, Phillipsburg, NJ, 08865 08-859-3355 Ext. 242

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