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Luzerne County Correctional Facility, PA Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: January 3, 2024
99 Water Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 18711

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The Luzerne County Correctional Facility is a correctional facility located in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.

Luzerne County Correctional Facility houses adults in custody for Luzerne County who have qualified for specific housing classifications, as well as state and federal inmates being held as part of a cooperative regional transportation program.

According to the jail’s webpage, the Corrections Division is committed to providing effective detention, rehabilitation, and transition services to adults in custody.

Staff provides inmate assessments, classification services, mental health, and addiction treatment programs, laundry services, commissary, transportation to and from court or other facilities, and release transition assistance.

The Luzerne County Sheriff’s Office is focused on looking for efficiencies and improving outcomes for the betterment of the adults in custody to shorten jail stays and reduce recidivism.

The following is the address for Luzerne County Correctional Facility:

99 Water Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 18711


Luzerne County Correctional Facility Prison Information

Jail Name Luzerne County Correctional Facility
Jail Type County Jail
Location 99 Water Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 18711
Contact Numbers 570-829-7741
City Wilkes-Barre
Postal Code 18711
State Pennsylvania
County Luzerne County
Jail Webpage website

Luzerne County Sheriffs Department - Hazleton Annex

Address 123 Warren Street, West Hazleton, Pennsylvania, 18202
Phone 570-459-6545
Email [email protected]
Website website

Inmate Resources for Family and Friends

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Inmate Search

If someone you know is serving time in Luzerne County Correctional Facility, search this link. Here you will find the Luzerne County Correctional Facility roster. When you click on an inmate’s name, you will see the following information:

  • Their mugshot

  • Their full name

  • Their age

  • Their height/weight

  • Their charges

Sending a Mail

You may send mail, addressed to the inmate, via the US Postal Service to the Luzerne County Correctional Facility facility:

First and last name SWIS #XXXXXX

99 Water Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 18711

All incoming mail, books, and magazines will be opened and inspected. Inmate mail will not be held for more than twenty-four (24) hours, excluding weekends and holidays.

You can send the following to an inmate:

  • Personal Mail

  • Legal Mail

  • Books

  • Magazines

An inmate won’t receive anything other than a letter, postcard or greeting card.

Sending Money

All money deposits are made through TouchPay. Deposits can be made online at or over the telephone at 1-866-232-1899, or at one of the kiosks located in the lobby at the Luzerne County Correctional Facility, or the downtown courthouse.

You will need the inmate's SWIS ID number, and the Luzerne County pay location code.

Phone Calls

Inmates at Luzerne County Correctional Facility have access to a listing of free calls to public defenders, official agencies, parole and probation officers and certain private attorneys in each housing area. Calls made to any of these numbers are free of charge.

Each call is automatically charged at the designated rate per call to the phone number, which accepts the collect call.

Each personal call is programmed to last no more than fifteen minutes.

To set up a phone account, call 570-829-7741.

Visiting Rules

If you want to visit an inmate in Luzerne County Correctional Facility, the inmate must put you on their visiting list prior to your visit.

You will need to contact the inmate you wish to visit to find out these details so you know when you can visit.

Visiting is on a first come, first served basis. You should plan on arriving at least thirty to sixty minutes prior to the visiting session you plan to attend. The popular times for visiting are the earlier evening sessions.

At Luzerne County Correctional Facility, you may experience a line of people waiting to sign up for visits. An inmate may have a maximum of 3 social visitors per visit, including children. An inmate has only two visit periods per week (from Sunday to Saturday).

Each visit has a maximum length of thirty minutes. Visiting is subject to space availability.

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


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Luzerne County Prison Statistics

Luzerne County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 10
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison 5
Jail Population Held for State Jail 15
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 1
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail 3
Jail Population Held for ICE -

Luzerne County Jail Admissions By Race

Black Jail Population 231
Asian Jail Population 3
White Jail Population 423
Native Jail Population 2
Latino Jail Population 60

Luzerne County Prison Population By Race

Native Prison Population -
Other Prison Population 3
Latino Prison Population 50
Asian Prison Population -
White Prison Population -
Black Prison Population 275

Luzerne County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 4,873
Male Jail Population 626
Total Jail Population 692
Female Jail Population 91

Luzerne County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 466
Female Pretrial Jail Population 43
Male Pretrial Jail Population 326

Luzerne County Prison Admissions

Total Prison Admissions 501
Black Prison Admissions -
Other Prison Admissions -
Native Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions -
White Prison Admissions -
Male Prison Admissions 459
Asian Prison Admissions -
Female Prison Admissions 42

Luzerne County Prison Population

Female Prison Population 78
Total Prison Population 1,002
Male Prison Population 924