The Essex County Women in Transition
in Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, like all jails is a maximum security facility. Because the inmates in this jail range from low level offenders to those being held for violent crimes like robbery, rape and murder, the security level is as high as is it is in any maximum security state prison. Some of the security features in this facility include security cameras, electronic detection and reinforced fencing topped with razor wire. Correctional officers in Essex County Women in Transition
are armed with mace and trained to use physical force to protect themselves and other inmates from violence.
The men, women and juveniles being held in the Essex County Women in Transition
are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Essex County Court System already and been sentenced to a period of time of one year or less. When an inmate is sentenced to a year or more, they are admitted into the Massachusetts Prison
or Federal Prison System
Inmates in the Essex County Women in Transition
are fed three meals a day totaling 2,500 calories, are allowed access to phones to contact friends and family members, are allowed at least one hour a day for exercise, have access to books, bathroom and shower facilities. The inmates are allowed mail to be delivered to them as well as newspapers and magazine from trusted outside publishers.
The other jail facilities in Essex County, Massachusetts are: Essex County Correctional Alternative Center
, Essex County Correctional Facility
, Essex County Secure Alternative Lockup Program
, Haverhill City Police Jail
, Lawrence City Police Jail
, Lynn City Jail
, Peabody City Police Jail
. In addition, Essex County houses the following juvenile facility: Mass Juvenile Detention - Essex
On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: Essex County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Essex County Women in Transition
Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Essex County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.
Essex County Women in Transition Inmate Search
Essex County Sheriff
Essex County Criminal Court
197 Elm Street
Salisbury, MA 01952
Essex County Women in Transition
197 Elm Street
Salisbury, MA 01952
The Essex County Sheriff has several facilities, the Correctional Facility that houses both pretrial inmates and offenders sentenced to less than 30 months, the Correctional Alternative Center, Women in Transition and a Secure Juvenile Alternative Lockup.
Police Jails in Essex County hold adult offenders who have been recently arrested for up to 72 hours. If they are not bailed out or released they get transferred to the Correctional Facility.
Essex County does not have a public inmate search available online, so you need to call 978-750-1900 to find out where an inmate is located and where and when you can visit them.
On these pages you can find out information about Essex County Sheriff's Corrections inmate visits, mail information, inmate phone contact, how to put money on an inmate's account, the criminal court system, probation, laws, most wanted criminals, law enforcement and more.