Rikers - Robert N. Davoren Complex-Juvenile Visiting Hours and Visitation Schedule
The information below provides complete instructions regarding Rikers - Robert N. Davoren Complex-Juvenile Visiting Hours and Visitation Schedule, Visiting Rules, Inmate Video Visits and Jail Visitation process in East Elmhurt, New York.
Following these instructions exactly will enhance your chances of getting official approval to visit an inmate.
It is highly recommended that prior to an inmate visit you call the jail at 212-266-1500 to confirm that visits have not been cancelled.
Visiting Hours in Rikers - Robert N. Davoren Complex-Juvenile
Visits at this jail are on a rotation basis depending on the first letter of the inmate’s last name. Click here to view the monthly schedule and determine which days your inmate is allowed to have visits.
Visits are one hour long. You can only visit once on each allowable visitation day.
Visiting hours for this facility are:
Wednesday and Thursday from 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Friday-Saturday-Sunday from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Mondays-Tuesdays NO VISITS
The staff strongly recommends you use public transportation to get to Rikers Island as public parking is very limited.
CLICK HERE TO GET DIRECTIONS TO RIKERS ISLAND INCLUDING PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS AND SCHEDULES.
If you are visiting from another state or travelling a great distance, Rikers - Robert N. Davoren Complex-Juvenile may allow you an extended visitation. Call 212-266-1500 to ask for special consideration.
Call 212-266-1500 or click here to view normal visiting hours and procedures for scheduling a visit.
Rikers - Robert N. Davoren Complex-Juvenile Visitation Application Process
Rikers - Robert N. Davoren Complex-Juvenile does not require visitors to fill out an application and wait for approval, but you will register to visit and allow staff members to run your ID through a nationwide warrant/probation status system.
'At Home' Video Visitation
Many jails are implementing video visits. These visits are conducted via the Internet on computers, IPADS and Smart phones.
Who Can Visit an Inmate in Rikers - Robert N. Davoren Complex-Juvenile
In general, anyone 16-years-old or older who can produce a valid government-issued photo ID, can be approved to visit an inmate in this jail, with the following exceptions:
You are on felony parole or probation.
You are on house arrest.
You have open criminal charges for which you are out on bond awaiting court dates.
You have a warrant for your arrest.
There is an order of protection is in place between you and the inmate regardless of which party has the order.
Your government-issued photo ID is illegally altered.
Note: When you register to visit, your ID will be run through a nationwide system and it will alert the staff of any warrants, probation statuses or orders of protections you might have. If there are warrants you will be arrested. If you are on felony probation you will not be allowed to visit.
Rikers - Robert N. Davoren Complex-Juvenile Visitation Dress Code
The Rikers - Robert N. Davoren Complex-Juvenile staff will turn anyone away who is not dressed appropriately for a visit.
The best way to be sure the visit takes place is to dress as if you are meeting someone's grandmother for the first time.
Wear clothes that are not revealing.
Don't wear see-through material.
Have all undergarments covered (males and females) and avoid a lot of cleavage.
Shorts and skirts should reach mid-thigh.
Sleeves should be at least half-way to your elbow.
Clothing that has a hole/rip that is more than three inches above your knee cannot be worn
You cannot wear clothing that has a hood.
Hats are prohibited. Religious head coverings are the only head coverings allowed.
Clothing identifying a specific gang by name or logo
Clothing that makes explicit reference to obscene language, drugs, sex or violence
No swimming attire is allowed.
If you can see through it, don’t wear it to the visit.
Jewelry (excluding a wedding ring and one religious medal no more than two inches in diameter hung on chain of one quarter-inch or less in diameter and no longer than 24 inches
Tops, including dresses, which expose the chest, stomach or back are prohibited.
Shorts, skirts or dresses the hem of which is more than three inches above the knee
Spandex leggings unless covered by tops, shorts, skirts or dresses the hem of which is no more than three inches above the knee
Outer garments including coats, shawls, ponchos, jackets, vests, gloves, or over-boots or overshoes (outer boots or shoes that slip over other shoes)
Visitors must wear undergarments.
Call 212-266-1500 to ask specific questions about the Rikers - Robert N. Davoren Complex-Juvenile Visitation Dress Code guidelines or click here for complete instructions.
Rikers - Robert N. Davoren Complex-Juvenile Visitation Tips, Rules and Guidelines
Jail visits are in person and you are typically allowed one brief hug at the start and end of the visit. Attempting more than this will get the visit terminated.