Rensselaer County Jail & Prison

Find Rensselaer 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.


Rensselaer County Jail 4000 Main Street Troy NY 12180 518-270-5448


Troy Jail 55 State Street Troy NY 12180 518-270-4421

Troy Prison 299 8th Street Troy NY 12180 518-266-9539

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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.