Essex County Jail, NJ Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

973-621-2132, 973-621-2133
60 Nelson Place, Newark, NJ, 07102
Essex County Jail offender search: Jail Roster, Probate Documents, Case Records, Who's in jail, Offense Date, Bond, Bookings, Mugshots, Arrests, Booking Date, Bond Amount, Release Date, Criminal Records.

A county jail in Newark Jersey is known as Essex County Jail. It is a county jail that serves the town and then all of the various surrounding areas. You will notice that the sheriff is the one that operates the Essex County Jail. His main goal is to keep the prisoners and the inmate safe.

Inmates in this jail are here because they were arrested in Essex County, which is Newark Jersey. This jail can only hold inmates for so long before they’re moved to a bigger facility. County Jails are meant to hold people for only so long. You will notice inmates are only there for a few days or for a few months, sometimes longer.

Visiting with an Inmate

Inmates who would like to have visitors can usually do so after they’re booked in the Essex County Jail. This is nice because you can actually set up a time to go and see the prisoner. Keep in mind that you will need to get a clearance to be able to meet with an inmate.

If you’d like to write a letter or make a phone call these things are also acceptable as long as you follow the proper protocol. The next time you have a question, you can always contact the jail itself.


Essex County Jail Sheriff's Office

Address: 50 West Market StreetNewark, NJ 07102
Phone: (973) 621-4111

Inmate Mailing Address

Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Essex County Jail
60 Nelson Place, Newark, NJ, 07102

Essex County Jail Prison Information

Inmate Records Search

Find Arrest & Court records, Mugshots and Contact Info.

Jail Name Essex County Jail
Jail Type County Jail
State New Jersey
County Essex County
Address 60 Nelson Place, Newark, NJ, 07102
City Newark
Zip 7102
Phone 973-621-2132, 973-621-2133


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.