Schenectady City Jail Inmate Search and Prison Information

518-382-5263
531 Liberty Street, Schenectady, NY, 12305
Schenectady City Jail


Schenectady City Jail inmate lookup: Amount, Current Housing Block, Booking Date, Arrests, Release Date, Personal Description, Mugshots, Inmate Roster, Cell Location, Who's in jail, Charges, Warrant #, Bookings, Disposition, Criminal Records, Bond, Bond Information.

The Schenectady City Jail is a short-term medium-security facility. The Schenectady City Jail will only house inmates on a short-term basis.

Inmates who have been sentenced will be sent out to the county jail. All inmates who are in the Schenectady City Jail are waiting to post bond (if applicable) or they are waiting to start their trial.

The Schenectady City Jail is operated by the Schenectady County Police Department.

How to Find Someone in Schenectady City Jail

The Schenectady City Jail does not keep their inmate roster public. Most days there will be many inmates coming into the facility and many inmates leaving the facility.

If you need information, you will need to get in touch with the Schenectady City Jail. The correctional officer can help you locate the things you need.

Send a Mail/Package

All mail must be sent using USPS. If you use any other mail delivery service, it will be refused and sent back to you.

Ensure that all mail is made out to the inmate. If it is not, the mail will also be sent back to you.

Sending Money

The Schenectady City Jail does not accept cash, personal checks, or cashier's checks. You will need to obtain a money order to bring to the facility or if you are not local to the Schenectady City Jail, you can mail it via USPS.

Phone Calls

Inmates can make phone calls home using Global Tel Link or by calling collect.

Global Tel Link is a phone service that is commonly used in jails all throughout the United States. This third-party company is not affiliated with the jail in anyway. They just offer their services for these inmates to use.

They have two plans you can choose from.

Inmate Mailing Address

Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Schenectady City Jail
531 Liberty Street, Schenectady, NY, 12305

Schenectady City Jail Prison Information

Jail Name Schenectady City Jail
Jail Type City Jail
Location 531 Liberty Street, Schenectady, NY, 12305
Phone 518-382-5263
City Schenectady
Postal Code 12305
State New York
County Schenectady County
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Visitation Hours

When visiting an inmate in the Schenectady City Jail you will not be permitted to bring in your cell phones or other personal belongings. You will be subjected to a search before you will be brought down to the visitation area.

If you are on probation, community corrections supervision or parole, you will not be permitted to visit the Schenectady City Jail.

If you are under the age of 18, you will need to visit with your legal guardian. Your legal Guardian will be responsible for staying with you the entire time.

The current visiting schedule is:

Monday through Friday: 8 am to 9 pm

Saturday and Sunday: 8 am to 3 pm

Sunday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Monday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
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