Allegheny County Jail & Prison

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


Allegheny County 2nd Avenue Jail 950 2nd Street Pittsburgh PA 15215 412-350-2000


Allegheny County Jail 950 Second Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15219 412-350-2000

Shuman Juvenile Detention Center 7150 Highland Drive Pittsburgh PA 15206 412-350-2000

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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.