Bridgeton Jail & Prison

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


Cape May County Juvenile Detention Center 135 Sunny Slope Dr Bridgeton NJ 08302 856-455-0717


Cumberland County Jail 54 West Broad Street Bridgeton NJ 08302 856-453-4894

Cumberland County Jail 54 West Broad Street Bridgeton NJ 08302 856-453-4883

Cumberland County Juvenile Detention 135 Sunny Slope Dr Bridgeton NJ 08302 856-455-0717

New Jersey State Prison 215 South Burlington Road Bridgeton NJ 08302 856-459-7000

About Jails & Prisons

A Bridgeton Jail or Prison is a secure facility located in Bridgeton, NJ where individuals, referred to as inmates, are involuntarily confined and their freedoms and movement are restricted as a consequence of criminal behavior. Bridgeton Jails are short-term facilities where inmates either await trial or sentencing for a crime, or serve relatively short sentences. Bridgeton 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 Bridgeton inmates
  • Finding out who is in Jail or Prison
  • Searching for criminal records
  • Performing Bridgeton background checks
  • Contacting, visiting and sending money to inmates
Bridgeton Inmate Searches

All levels of Bridgeton Jails and Prisons provide information about inmates upon request. You may contact correctional facilities to search for inmates. Detention facilities in Bridgeton, NJ provide details of Jail and Prison rosters, inmate contact information, visitation policies and procedures, and how send money to loved ones who may be incarcerated. Bridgeton inmate searches and lookups are available by contacting Bridgeton Jails,, New Jersey State, and Federal Prisons.

Bridgeton Jails

Jails are government facilities in the county criminal justice system. A Lockup is a particular type of Jail that serves as a temporary holding facility, attached to the Police Department or Sheriff's Department, which houses suspects while they await bail or transport to another Jail.

Prisons in Bridgeton, New Jersey

Bridgeton Prisons can be categorized by level of security: minimum, medium, or maximum. Minimum Security Prisons allow inmates considerable daily movement and are intended for non-violent criminals and inmates who pose little risk of escape or threat to prison staff or other inmates. Medium Security Prisons are somewhat more restrictive facilities, but still allow for daily movement and house inmates in housing units instead of cells. Maximum Security Prisons are reserved for the most violent offenders and those who pose the highest escape threat, and these facilities place the greatest restrictions on inmates.

In New Jersey, State Prisons are run by a Department of Corrections (DOC) or the Bureau of Prisons (BOP). Federal Prisons are the responsibility of the Federal Bureau of Prisons (FBOP). While most prisons are owned and operated by government agencies, many prisons have been privatized. Private prisons are owned and operated by for-profit companies under contract with government agencies, though oversight of private prisons remains the responsibility of, New Jersey State, and Federal Government.