Central Reception and Assignment Facility Inmate Search and Prison Information

Central Reception and Assignment Facility

609-984-6000

Stuyvesant Avenue, Trenton, NJ, 08628

http://www.state.nj.us/corrections/pages/index.shtml

Situated in Trenton, New Jersey is home to the Central Reception and Assignment Facility.

The Central Reception and Assignment Facility is classified as a medium and minimum-security state facility. The Central Reception and Assignment Facility is designed to hold over 913 inmates.

The Central Reception and Assignment Facility only houses adult male inmates.

You should note that the Central Reception and Assignment Facility is composed of a few different multi-story buildings. The Central Reception and Assignment Facility is nestled on 52 acres of land. The Central Reception and Assignment Facility has six-story tower. This six-story tower is where the inmates are housed.

You should note that the inmates are housed in multiple people cell blocks. However, those inmates who are dangerous or at a security risk will be housed in one of the 48 single cells located in the administrative segregation unit.

The Central Reception and Assignment Facility comes equipped with a medical facility. The medical facility will treat inmate’s health issues. The medical facility also has an on-site dental clinic as well.

The Central Reception and Assignment Facility has a top-notch program known as the New Direction. This program is a 28-day intensive treatment for alcohol and drug addiction.

Central Reception and Assignment Facility — General Information

Facility Name Central Reception and Assignment Facility
Facility Type State Prison
Capacity 913
Address Stuyvesant Avenue, Trenton, NJ, 08628
Phone 609-984-6000
City Trenton
Postal Code 8628
State New Jersey
County Mercer County
Official Website http://www.state.nj.us/corrections/pages/index.shtml

Sending a Mail/Care Package

You will be permitted to communicate with an inmate in the Central Reception and Assignment Facility through letters.

Inmates can send you letters. You can send inmates letters.

You can also send inmates books, photographs, newspapers, and even magazines as well. All books will need to be new and paperback. These items will be required to be sent to the facility from the publisher or bookstore.

Keep in mind that everything that you send to the Central Reception and Assignment Facility will also be opened and examined prior to the correctional staff giving it to the inmate it is addressed to. The Central Reception and Assignment Facility does this to ensure nothing is coming in the facility that should not be.

Sending Money

The Central Reception and Assignment Facility uses JPay.

What is JPay you may ask?

JPay is a website and/or software where it allows the family and friends to easily deposit money into the account within a few minutes.

You should note that the JPay also will incur a fee when you use their service. You will also be able to deposit money by calling JPay as well.

Phone calls

Phone calls are the best time of the day for inmates. Phone calls at the Central Reception and Assignment Facility are going to be capped at 15-minutes.

The Central Reception and Assignment Facility wants to ensure that every offender has every chance to use the phone.

All outgoing calls from the Central Reception and Assignment Facility will be recorded and monitored for safety.

Visiting Hours

Saturday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Directions

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