Harrisburg City Jail is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Harrisburg City Jail is commonly confused with Dauphin County Jail. The city jail only serves the city of Harrisburg, while the county jail serves the entire county.
Harrisburg City Jail is located at:
3423 Derry Street, Harrisburg, PA, 17111
Harrisburg City Jail is only a holding facility. It only houses inmates typically for 72 hours, and then they are transferred out to either the county prison or released from jail.
|Facility Name:||Harrisburg City Jail|
|Facility Type:||City Jail|
|Address:||3423 Derry Street, Harrisburg, PA, 17111|
The City of Harrisburg Jail custody report can be found online on the City of Harrisburg official website. The records of the Harrisburg City Jail only are of those inmates currently sitting behind bars. Typically, the list of inmates is one page. They show their mugshots, first and last name, date of birth, and what crimes they are being charged with.
Harrisburg City Jail does not accept mail and packages for their inmates. Inmates typically only housed in the facility for 3 days.
All mail that will get sent to the facility for an inmate will be returned to sender.
Inmates in the Harrisburg City Jail do NOT need money while they are in the city jail. They will get their three meals a day and anything else they may need. You do not need to send money to the jail or try and put money on their books while they are sitting behind bars.
All money sent to the jail will be returned to sender. Any person that comes to the jail to try and put money on the inmate’s books will be refused too.
You will need to wait until the inmate is transferred to their “home” prison before you can put money on their books for their telephone calls and their commissary accounts.
Inmates will be allowed to telephone home to their family and friends once they complete their booking process. Once they go through the booking process, they will be able to use the telephone in their cell to make collect calls back home.
Keep in mind, the person being called is responsible for the phone bill. The Harrisburg City Jail is not responsible for any bills that the receiver may receive.
Since inmates are typically only housed in the Harrisburg City Jail for 3 days, there is no visitation allowed. Family and friends will have to either wait for the inmate to be released from prison or they will have to wait for the inmate to be transferred to their “home” prison.
However, the only people that can visit a prisoner while they are in the Harrisburg City Jail is the inmates legal counsel. They will be the only people permitted to talk to their clients. Everyone else will have to wait.
|Monday||9:00 AM to 6:00 PM|
|Tuesday||9:00 AM to 6:00 PM|
|Wednesday||9:00 AM to 6:00 PM|
|Thursday||9:00 AM to 6:00 PM|
|Friday||9:00 AM to 6:00 PM|
|Saturday||9:00 AM to 6:00 PM|
|Sunday||9:00 AM to 6:00 PM|
The visiting starts in first in, first out type of fashion. No new visitors will be allowed in 45 minutes before the end of the visit day. 45 minutes before the end of the visit day officers start escorting those who were first in out of the visitor room.
There is no visitation for inmates. Only the inmates legal counsel will be permitted. Their legal counsel will have to contact the prison at 717-564-0974 before they can visit.
Refer the map below to find the driving directions
|Correctional Facility Name||Type||County|
|Harrisonburg City Jail, Pennsylvania 0.12 miles||City Jail||Dauphin County|
|Dauphin County Criminal Investigation Division, Pennsylvania 0.12 miles||Police Department||Dauphin County|
|Harrisburg Bureau Of Police, Pennsylvania 0.12 miles||Police Department||Dauphin County|
|Harrisburg Community Corrections Center, Pennsylvania 0.24 miles||State Prison||Dauphin County|
|Pennsylvania Capitol Police, Pennsylvania 0.64 miles||Police Department||Dauphin County|
|Penbrook Borough Police Department, Pennsylvania 0.82 miles||Police Department||Dauphin County|
|New Cumberland City Jail, Pennsylvania 1.42 miles||City Jail||Cumberland County|
|New Cumberland Police Department, Pennsylvania 1.42 miles||Police Department||Cumberland County|
|Capitol Pavilion, Pennsylvania 1.57 miles||State Prison||Dauphin County|
|Gaudenzia Concept 90, Pennsylvania 1.69 miles||State Prison||Dauphin County|