Albany County Jail & Prison

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


Albany City Jail 165 Henry Johnson Boulevard Albany NY 12210 518-462-8013


Albany County Correctional Facility 840 Albany Shaker Road Albany NY 12211 518-869-2724

Albany County Juvenile Detention Center 838 Albany Shaker Road Albany NY 12211 518-456-9399

Albany Prison 40 North Main Avenue Albany NY 12203 518-453-6659

New York Jail 1220 Washington Avenue Albany NY 12226 518-457-8126

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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.