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Updated on: October 3, 2022
Kearny City Jail
237 Laurel Avenue, Kearny, NJ, 07032

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The Kearny City Jail is situated in Kearny, New Jersey.

The Kearny City Jail is a part of the Kearny Police Department. The Kearny Police Department is the law enforcement agency that runs the Kearny City Jail 24-hours a day, 7 days a week.

The Kearny City Jail is a small medium-security holding pen for offenders who were arrested around the city. The Kearny City Jail does not house offenders for more than three days due to their size.

If an offender is not released back into the community, the offender will be sent off the local county correctional facility.

Kearny City Jail — General Information

Kearny City Jail, City Jail.
237 Laurel Avenue, Kearny, NJ, 07032

Now that you know that the Kearny City Jail is indeed managed and operated by the Kearny Police Department you are probably wondering where you can locate the Kearny Police Department records.

That is a great question.

Since the police department is typically spread thin with patrolling the city, running the police department, and running the Kearny City Jail they do not have time to have their inmate search public.

So, if you need information, you will need to get in contact with the Kearny City Jail with your comments, questions, and concerns.

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The offenders will not be held in the Kearny City Jail long enough to be permitted to receive mail. The Kearny City Jail will return any inmate mail back to the sender. They will not forward the mail to the new facility, if they were transferred.

Sending Money

It was previously stated that the offenders in the Kearny City Jail are only typically in the facility for about 3 days on average. During this time, the Kearny City Jail will attend to all the needs of offenders such as ensuring all offenders get their three meals, personal hygiene, and access to a telephone to call home.

Offenders in the Kearny City Jail have no need for cash.

Phone calls

Offenders will have access to a telephone, which they can use to call home on. The telephone calls are not free for you to pick up with, so you will have to keep that in mind when the offender calls you from the Kearny City Jail. You will oversee paying for those fees.


Offenders could receive visits if they are still in a holding pen in the Kearny City Jail. Visits can be daily between the hours of 9 am to 9 pm.

You should always give the Kearny City Jail a call prior to leaving for the facility to ensure that the offender is still in the facility and has not been released or transferred to another facility.

Visiting Hours

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