Essex County Jail & Prison

Find Essex County New Jersey jails, prisons, detention centers, departments of corrections, and penitentaries. Jails and prisons provide information on inmate searches, rosters, lookups, lists, records, and mugshot photos.


Bloomfield City Jail 1 Municipal Plaza Bloomfield NJ 07003 973-680-4100


East Orange City Jail 15 South Munn Avenue East Orange NJ 07018 973-266-5050

Essex County Correctional Facility 356 Doremus Avenue Newark NJ 07105 973-274-7500

Essex County Jail 60 Nelson Place Newark NJ 07102 973-621-2132

Essex County Jail Annex 45 Elm Road Caldwell NJ 07006 973-226-7777

Essex County Juvenile Detention Center 80 Duryea Street Newark NJ 07103 973-497-4735

New Jersey State Prison 168 Frontage Road Newark NJ 07114 973-465-0068

Newark City Jail 31 Green Street Newark NJ 07102 973-733-6199

Newark City Juvenile Jail 43 Dickerson Street Newark NJ 07103 973-733-6090

West Orange City Jail 60 Main Street West Orange NJ 07052 973-325-4000

What are Jails and Prisons?

Jails and prisons are secure facilities that confine people who have been convicted of crimes. Details about the offenders incarcerated are often available, including offenders' personal data, booking dates, visitation schedules, bond amounts and mugshot photos. County jails and state prisons usually make inmate records available online.

To find information about offenders and the locations where they are confined, you can perform inmate searches. State corrections departments usually maintain inmate records online. Government agencies operate most jails and prisons, but an increasing number are operated by private corporations.