In Custody Inmate Information:
The Suffolk County Jail and House of Correction does not have their own online Inmate Search, however if you want find out about an offender recently arrested, an inmate in custody or the amount of their bail call the Suffolk County Jail Records Department at 617-635-1100 x3005. For inmates at the House of Correction call 617-635-1100 x2017.
Notice about Inmate Mailing Instruction:
The Suffolk County Sheriff Department requires that any letters to inmates must be written or typed in black ink only. Name and Address of the sender must be on the envelope. Do not use color, stickers or mail a letter with any stains or perfumes on it or it will not be delivered. Greeting cards must not be multi-layered.
The Suffolk County Jail houses male offenders recently arrested or awaiting trial. The House of Correction houses pretrial female offenders and males that have been sentenced to 30 months or less.
Inmate Money Information:
The only way to get money into an inmate's account is by mailing a money order to the inmate, made out to him or her. There is a $500 limit on the amount of money that can be in an inmate's account at any one time.