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The Luzerne County Correctional Facility in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, 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 Luzerne County Correctional Facility 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 Luzerne County Correctional Facility are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Luzerne 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 Pennsylvania Prison or Federal Prison System. Inmates in the Luzerne County Correctional Facility 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. In addition, Luzerne County houses the following juvenile facility: Luzerne County Juvenile Detention - Mid Atlantic Youth Services.

On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: Luzerne County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Luzerne County Correctional Facility Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Luzerne County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.

Luzerne County Correctional Facility Inmate Search

Pennsylvania Luzerne 681
99 Water Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711
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Luzerne County Correctional Facility
99 Water Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711
INMATE SEARCH: Call 570-825-1666 to find out if an inmate is in the Correctional Facility.

VISITATION:   Call the Correctional Facility at 570-825-1666 in order to find out the times that your inmate is scheduled to have their visits. 

Deposit Inmate Money for Commissary or Phones by going here or you can deposit money using the kiosk at the Jail.


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