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NYC DOC - Rikers Island - James A. Thomas Center (JATC) Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: July 30, 2021
NYC DOC – Rikers Island – James A. Thomas Center (JATC)
718-546-1500
City of New York Department of Correction 14-14 Hazen Street, East Elmhurst, NY, 11370
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The NYC DOC – Rikers Island – James A. Thomas Center (JATC) despite the name is not a jail. The NYC DOC – Rikers Island – James A. Thomas Center (JATC) is just a holding pen for people who have been arrested in the East Elmhurst limits.

Unfortunately, with the holding pen in the NYC DOC – Rikers Island – James A. Thomas Center (JATC) is quite small. So, offenders will only be in this small holding pen for hours, if that. Most of the offenders that have been arrested in the East Elmhurst limits will be brought directly to the Queens County Detention Center and skip going down to the NYC DOC – Rikers Island – James A. Thomas Center (JATC) all together.

Keep in mind that the East Elmhurst Police Department will also manage this smallholding pen as well.

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NYC DOC – Rikers Island – James A. Thomas Center (JATC) — General Information

NYC DOC – Rikers Island – James A. Thomas Center (JATC), City Jail.
Adult, Capacity 1194 persons.
City of New York Department of Correction 14-14 Hazen Street, East Elmhurst, NY, 11370
http://www.nyc.gov/html/doc/html/facilities/locate_facility.shtml
718-546-1500

There is no way in with the East Elmhurst Police Department where you can locate an inmate. There will be no inmates that are in the NYC DOC - Rikers Island - James A. Thomas Center (JATC).

Ultimately, all inmates will ALWAYS be brought down to the Queens County Detention Center. If you would like to contact them to find out if the offender you are looking for is in their facility, you can at 718-546-1500.

When contacting the Queens County Detention Center, please tell them you suspect that the East Elmhurst Police Department was the arresting agency along with the offender first and last name.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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The NYC DOC - Rikers Island - James A. Thomas Center (JATC) is rarely used. There is NO sending mail whatsoever to the NYC DOC - Rikers Island - James A. Thomas Center (JATC). You will want to wait until the offender gets transferred, booked, and processed into the Queens County Detention Center before you will be permitted to send mail to them.

Sending Money

The NYC DOC - Rikers Island - James A. Thomas Center (JATC) is rarely ever used. The offender may be in a cell for just under an hour, if that. The offender will NOT have any need for cash during their time in the holding pen. You will want to wait to send cash when they get over to the Queens County Detention Center.

Phone calls

The offender will not be permitted to make any phone calls until they are officially booked into the Queens County Detention Center. As previously stated, the East Elmhurst Police Department will bring the offender typically to that facility as it has more manpower.

Visitation

The NYC DOC - Rikers Island - James A. Thomas Center (JATC) is rarely used. There is NO visitation whatsoever in the NYC DOC - Rikers Island - James A. Thomas Center (JATC). You will want to wait until the offender gets transferred, booked, and processed into the Queens County Detention Center before you will be permitted to visit with them.

Visiting Hours

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
Sunday:
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Holiday:

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