Luzerne County Correctional Facility

Luzerne County Correctional Facility, PA Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: March 22, 2021
State
Pennsylvania
City
Wilkes-Barre
Postal Code
18711
County
Luzerne County
Phone Number
570-829-7741
Location
99 Water Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 18711

About Luzerne County Correctional Facility

Luzerne County Correctional Facility offender locator: Mugshots, Court, Inmate List, Who's in jail, Booking Date, Height, Bookings, Projected Release Date, Bond, Court, Release Date, Arrests.

The Luzerne County Correctional Facility serves all of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania.

The Luzerne County Correctional Facility is not like many other county facilities throughout the United States.

The Luzerne County Correctional Facility is a smaller facility. The Luzerne County Correctional Facility can only house up to 681 female and male offenders. The Luzerne County Correctional Facility on a typical day will average about 681 inmates.

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

Luzerne County Sheriffs Department

Address
200 North River Street, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, 18711
Phone
570-825-1651
Fax
570-825-1849
Website
website

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

The Luzerne County Correctional Facility 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 Luzerne County Correctional Facility, 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 Luzerne County Correctional Facility. 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 Luzerne County Correctional Facility.

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 Luzerne County Correctional Facility 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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