Chester County Prison

Chester County Prison, PA Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: February 24, 2021
State
Pennsylvania
City
West Chester
Postal Code
19382-6776
County
Chester County
Phone Number
610-793-1510
Location
501 South Wawaset Road, West Chester, PA, 19382-6776

About Chester County Prison

Chester County Prison offender lookup: Release Date, Offense Date, Arrest Date, Race, Case Number, Who's in jail, Bond, Mugshots, Arrests, Personal Description, Booking Date, Bookings, Inmate Roster.

The Chester County Prison serves all of Chester County, Pennsylvania.

The Chester County Prison is not like many other county facilities throughout the United States.

The Chester County Prison is a smaller facility. The Chester County Prison can only house up to 685 female and male offenders. The Chester County Prison on a typical day will average about 685 inmates.

The Chester County Prison is classified as a medium-security county facility. The Chester County Prison will only house those adults who are over the age of 18.

Chester County Sheriff's Office

Address
201 West Market Street, West Chester, Pennsylvania, 19382
Phone
610-344-6850
Website
website

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

The Chester County Prison approves the following items to be sent to inmates:

  • Letters

  • New Paperback books

  • Magazines

  • Photos

  • Newspapers

All items will need to have the inmate’s information on them and be mailed by USPS.

Sending Money

You are only allowed to mail an inmate a money order by using USPS. No cash.

Phone calls

If you do not have a mobile line and would like to receive calls from the inmates in the Chester County Prison, you will be happy to know they don’t just do collect calls anymore. They also use Paytel.

Paytel is a third-party service that contracts with the Chester County Prison. You can choose a plan you would like when you create your account.

Keep in the back of your mind that if there is no money in the phone account, the inmate will not be able to call you using the Paytel service. They will have to call you collect.

Visitation

Visitation is held on Thursdays at the Chester County Prison.

Visitation will be held during two set times on Thursday. The first time being 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm. The second time being 7 pm to 9 pm.

You should note that the inmates in the Chester County Prison will only be allowed to have one visit every week.

Everyone in your party will need to have a photo identification card prior to being allowed in the visitation area. If you are bringing someone under the age of 18, they will need to be brought with their legal guardian and stay with the party the entire time.

Visiting 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

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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