Lancaster County Jail, PA

Lancaster County Jail

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Lancaster County Jail is in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The jail serves all of Lancaster County. The mission of the facility is to house inmates in a safe environment for everyone involved, staff and inmates.

On any given day the jail houses around 1150 inmates. This inmate includes both male and female, along with those who are awaiting trial, in trial, and those who have been sentenced.

Lancaster County Jail - General Information

Facility Name: Lancaster County Jail
Facility Type: County Jail
Address: 625 East King Street, Lancaster, PA, 17602-3199
Phone: 717-299-7800
Capacity: 1150
Facility Type: Adult
City: Lancaster
Postal Code: 17602-3199
State: Pennsylvania
County: Lancaster County
Official Website: http://www.co.lancaster.pa.us/160/Sheriffs-Office

To locate the roster for Lancaster County Jail is easy now. The inmate’s dockets can be found online.

You can search for their first and last name, booking number, subject number, housing facility, and if they are currently in custody.

When you search for an inmate, you will find their personal identifying information, along with their charges. However, the database does not show their mugshots to the public.

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Lancaster County Sheriff's Office

Address: 50 North Duke StreetP.O. Box 83480Lancaster, PA 17608
Phone: (717) 299-8200
Fax: (717) 295-3656
Website: http://web.co.lancaster.pa.us/160/Sheriffs-Office

Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates can receive mail from their family and friends their mailing address is as follows:

Inmate Name, ID Number
​Lancaster County Jail
625 East King Street, Lancaster, PA, 17602-3199

All mail should contain a sender’s return address. Mail will be checked before it officially arrives to the inmate. If mail does not pass inspection, the mail will either be returned to sender, or it will be discarded.

Sending Money

Sending money to an inmate in Lancaster County Jail is simple. You can send money a few different ways.

Online

Sending money online is going to be the easiest way. However, the only downside is that these services do charge a fee. The fee will depend on the service you decide to use and how much money you decide to send.

You can send money to an inmate in the Lancaster County Jail using the following services:

  • JPay
  • TouchPay
  • Access Secure
  • Western Union

Telephone

If you are not near the computer, you can also call the above services to make a deposit into an inmate’s account in Lancaster County Jail using the following telephone numbers. Keep in mind even doing a deposit over the phone will incur a fee.

  • JPay 1-800-574-5729
  • TouchPay 1-866-850-3326
  • Access Secure 1-866-345-1884

Phone calls

The phone service that Lancaster County Jail uses it Global Tel Link also referred to as GTL for short. You will need to fund the account, so the inmate can call home. You can fund the account by either heading down to the kiosk, over the phone, on the internet, or by mail.

Visitation

Inmates in Lancaster County Jail can receive visitors. Visitors can pick up an updated visitation schedule in the jail lobby.

Inmates can have 2 adult visitors visit at the same time. Visitors are not permitted to take anything with them to the visitation area. All personal items must be either left in your care, or with people who are not going back to the visitation area.

Visitors must follow a strict dress code. No tank tops, no revealing clothing, no miniskirts, no swimwear, no pajamas. Please keep the dress code to business casual.

All visitors must keep their attitudes in check. If you come in and under the influence of alcohol or drugs, you will be denied visitation rights.

Visitors under the age of 17, must be accompanied by their legal guardian. If any children start behaving in a negative way, visitation will be cut short, and you will be asked to leave.

Visiting Hours

Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Holiday

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.

How Often Can I Visit?

Inmates in Lancaster County Jail are permitted to have a limit of 3 25-minute visits in a calendar week. However, if the Watch Commander approves, inmates may be permitted to have more visits in a calendar week.

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions

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