The Bergen County Juvenile Detention Center - CLOSED
in Linden, Bergen County, New Jersey, 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 Bergen County Juvenile Detention Center - CLOSED
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 Bergen County Juvenile Detention Center - CLOSED
are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Bergen 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 New Jersey Prison
or Federal Prison System
Inmates in the Bergen County Juvenile Detention Center - CLOSED
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 Bergen County, New Jersey are: Bergen County Jail
, Teaneck City Jail
On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: Bergen County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Bergen County Juvenile Detention Center - CLOSED
Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Bergen County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.
Bergen County Juvenile Detention Center - CLOSED
** Bergen County Juvenile Detention Center is CLOSED**
** All juvenile defenders from Bergen County are housed in the Union County Juvenile Detention Center in Linden, NJ **
1075 Edward Street
Linden, NJ 07036