Yates County Jail, NY Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: February 11, 2022
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315-536-5175
Public Safety Building 227 Main Street, Penn Yan, NY, 14527-1720

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The mission of the Yates County Sheriff’s Office is to build a commitment to providing Ethical, Quality and Responsive Service to the community with Pride and Professionalism. This commitment encompasses the improvement of quality of life for those we serve by delivering the highest standard of law enforcement services.

The Yates County Jail, located in Penn Yan, New York, houses pre-trial and post-conviction inmates from surrounding areas.

In this article, you will learn about how to communicate with an inmate at Yates County Jail through phone or mail, how to send money to an inmate, and how to visit an inmate in person or online.

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Yates County Jail Prison Information

Jail Name Yates County Jail
Jail Type County Jail
Location Public Safety Building 227 Main Street, Penn Yan, NY, 14527-1720
Contact Numbers 315-536-5175
City Penn Yan
Postal Code 14527-1720
State New York
County Yates County
Jail Webpage website

Yates County Sheriffs Office / Yates County Jail

Sheriff Ronald G. Spike
Address 227 Main Street, Penn Yan, New York, 14527
Phone 315-536-4438
Fax 315-536-5191
Website website

Inmate Resources for Family and Friends

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Inmate Search

If someone you know is serving time in Yates County Jail, you can search for him or her in this Yates County Jail.

You can search the recent arrests, or you can simply do an inmate search of the inmate’s first and last name.

When you click on an inmate’s name, you will see the following information:

  • Their mugshot

  • Their full name

  • Their age

  • Their booking date

  • Their ID number

  • Their charges

  • Their bond amount (if applicable)

Sending a Mail

If you want to send a package or letter to an inmate, address your mail as follows:

Inmate’s Name
Public Safety Building
227 Main Street, Penn Yan, NY, 14527-1720

Mail rules

  • All letters and correspondence for inmates must be sent through the United States Postal Service.

  • Standard US postal first class, one-ounce letters only: 6 ½" x 11 ½" x ¼".

  • Certified or Registered mail will not be delivered to or from the Post Office by jail staff.

  • No incoming publications, packages, books, or magazines will be accepted unless pre-approved in writing by the Shift 2 Corrections Sergeant.

  • Letters will only be accepted if written on standard white or yellow lined (school/legal) paper.

  • A limit of 10 pages per letter.

  • A limit of 4 photos per letter.

  • Only black or blue ink.

  • No colored paper or envelopes.

  • No greeting cards.

  • Sender's name and return address, and inmate name will be printed at the top of the first page of letters.

Mail will be returned to sender if it contains any of the following:

  • Polaroid type pictures.

  • Pictures or drawings of nude, obscene, or sexually explicit material. Stamps, stationery, or envelopes.

  • Magazines, newspapers, soft cover books, and similar items which are not sent directly from the publisher and pre-approved in writing by Corrections Sergeant.

  • Hardbound books.

  • Padded, musical, electronic, or laminated greeting cards.

  • Non-paper material, including corrugated cardboard.

  • Food or clothing items.

  • Foreign/unidentifiable substances.

  • Threats of physical harm against a person, blackmail, extortion, or any other criminal activity.

  • Gang-related material.

  • Mail from another Penal Institution.

Sending Money

Family and friends of inmates housed at the Yates County Correction Facility are able to deposit funds into inmate commissary accounts utilizing the Kiosk.

The Kiosk is located in the Yates County Jail lobby and will accept Cash, Credit Cards, and Debit cards. Deposits will immediately be available in the inmate's account, barring no delays during holidays or weekends.

  • The Kiosk does not give change.

  • Accepts United States currency in 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100 US denominations.

  • Deposits may be made 24hrs a day, seven days a week

  • Family and friends must know inmate's jacket number and full name (Available from the inmate or On-line Jail Roster. NOT given out over the phone)

  • There is a convenience fee for each deposit, deducted from the amount deposited.

You may add up to $200 for a commissary deposit to an inmate in the Yates County Jail by going online to www.smartdeposit.com. Register and you can make immediate deposits.

Phone Calls

Yates County Jail offers phone access to each inmate in virtually every cell block. Inmates are encouraged to use the phones to contact friends, family, attorney, as needed.

All outgoing calls from the cell blocks are collect.

Your phone line must be able to accept collect calls via your phone company. Follow the instructions given by the operator. Collect calls will be billed to your account as stated.

Call 315-536-5175 for more information.

Visiting Rules

  • Only visitors listed on the inmate's pre-approved list will be allowed to visit. Inmates must make prior application for each visitor, providing the prospective visitor's full name and date of birth.

  • Inmates sentenced to ten (10) days or less are not allowed visitors.

  • Visitors are allowed to be on one (1) inmate's visiting list only.

  • Visitors must be eighteen (18) years or older and provide current valid governmental photo identification to enter OR…
    Visitors under eighteen (18) years of age must provide birth certificates or proof of age and must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian who is on the inmate's pre-approved list.

  • Visitors will not be admitted in the final fifteen (15) minutes of the visiting period.

  • Visitors and their property are subject to search prior to entry.

  • Visitors under the influence of intoxicants will be denied entry.

  • Visitors are not allowed to bring any property to visiting except proper identification.

  • Lockers are provided in the Yates County Jail Lobby for your convenience. It takes a quarter to use the property locker but the locker returns the quarter to the user when the user finishes using the locker.

Visitation Hours

Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Holiday

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Yates County Prison Statistics

Yates County Prison Population By Race

Other Prison Population 3
Asian Prison Population -
Black Prison Population -
Native Prison Population -
Latino Prison Population 4
White Prison Population 43

Yates County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 31
Male Pretrial Jail Population 27
Female Pretrial Jail Population 2

Yates County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 406
Male Jail Population 43
Total Jail Population 51
Female Jail Population 6

Yates County Prison Population

Total Prison Population 50
Male Prison Population 44
Female Prison Population 6

New York Jail & Prison Phone Call Rates

In-State Phone Call Rate Per Minute $0.04
Out of State Phone Call Rate Per Minute $0.04

Yates County Jail Admissions By Race

Latino Jail Population 3
Native Jail Population -
Black Jail Population 5
White Jail Population 41
Asian Jail Population -

Yates County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 2
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 9
Jail Population Held for ICE -
Jail Population Held for State Jail 2
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail -
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison -

Yates County Prison Admissions

Black Prison Admissions -
Male Prison Admissions 26
Total Prison Admissions 34
Female Prison Admissions 8
White Prison Admissions 29
Native Prison Admissions -
Asian Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions -
Other Prison Admissions 5