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Updated on: November 14, 2022
South Amboy Jail
140 North Broadway, South Amboy, NJ, 08879

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The South Amboy Jail is situated in South Amboy, New Jersey.

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

The South Amboy Jail is a small medium-security holding pen for offenders who were arrested around the city. The South Amboy 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.

South Amboy Jail — General Information

South Amboy Jail, City Jail.
140 North Broadway, South Amboy, NJ, 08879

Now that you know that the South Amboy Jail is indeed managed and operated by the South Amboy Police Department you are probably wondering where you can locate the South Amboy 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 South Amboy 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 South Amboy Jail with your comments, questions, and concerns.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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The offenders will not be held in the South Amboy Jail long enough to be permitted to receive mail. The South Amboy 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 South Amboy Jail are only typically in the facility for about 3 days on average. During this time, the South Amboy 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 South Amboy 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 South Amboy Jail. You will oversee paying for those fees.


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

You should always give the South Amboy 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

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
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