Jails & Prisons in New Haven, Connecticut

There are 4 Jails & Prisons in New Haven, Connecticut, serving a population of 130,884 people in an area of 19 square miles. There is 1 Jail & Prison per 32,721 people, and 1 Jail & Prison per 4 square miles.

In Connecticut, New Haven is ranked 21st of 339 cities in Jails & Prisons per capita, and 11th of 339 cities in Jails & Prisons per square mile.

List of New Haven Jails & Prisons

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

New Haven City Jail 1 Union Avenue New Haven, CT

New Haven Correctional Center 245 Whalley Avenue New Haven, CT

New Haven Juvenile Detention Center 239 Whalley Avenue New Haven, CT

New Haven Prison 149 Rosette St New Haven, CT

About New Haven County Jails & Prisons

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