Jails & Prisons in Bridgeport, Connecticut

There are 4 Jails & Prisons in Bridgeport, Connecticut, serving a population of 147,586 people in an area of 17 square miles. There is 1 Jail & Prison per 36,896 people, and 1 Jail & Prison per 4 square miles.

In Connecticut, Bridgeport is ranked 24th of 339 cities in Jails & Prisons per capita, and 10th of 339 cities in Jails & Prisons per square mile.

List of Bridgeport Jails & Prisons

Find Bridgeport, Connecticut jails, prisons, detention centers, departments of corrections, and penitentiaries.

Bridgeport City Jail 300 Congress Street Bridgeport, CT

Bridgeport Correctional Center 1106 North Avenue Bridgeport, CT

Bridgeport Juvenile Detention Center 790 Fairfield Avenue Bridgeport, CT

Bridgeport Juvenile Detention Center 60 Housatonic Avenue Bridgeport, CT

About Fairfield County Jails & Prisons

A Bridgeport Jail or Prison is a secure facility located in Bridgeport, CT where individuals, referred to as inmates, are involuntarily confined and their freedoms and movement are restricted as a consequence of criminal behavior. Bridgeport Jails are short-term facilities where inmates either await trial or sentencing for a crime, or serve relatively short sentences. Bridgeport Prisons are longer-term facilities where inmates serve out a prison sentence, usually of a year or more, for their crimes.

You may contact Jails & Prisons for questions about:
  • Locating Bridgeport inmates
  • Finding out who is in Jail or Prison
  • Searching for criminal records
  • Performing Bridgeport background checks
  • Contacting, visiting and sending money to inmates