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Rensselaer City Jail Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: March 24, 2022
Rensselaer City Jail
518-479-2525
225 Columbia Turnpike, Rensselaer, NY, 12144-4104
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The Rensselaer City Jail despite the name is not a jail. The Rensselaer City Jail is just a holding pen for people who have been arrested in the Rensselaer limits.

Unfortunately, with the holding pen in the Rensselaer City Jail 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 Rensselaer limits will be brought directly to the Rensselaer County Detention Center and skip going down to the Rensselaer City Jail all together.

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

Rensselaer City Jail — General Information

Rensselaer City Jail, City Jail.
Adult.
225 Columbia Turnpike, Rensselaer, NY, 12144-4104
http://www.egpolice.com/index.cfm
518-479-2525

There is no way in with the Rensselaer Police Department where you can locate an inmate. There will be no inmates that are in the Rensselaer City Jail.

Ultimately, all inmates will ALWAYS be brought down to the Rensselaer 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 518-479-2525.

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

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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The Rensselaer City Jail is rarely used. There is NO sending mail whatsoever to the Rensselaer City Jail. You will want to wait until the offender gets transferred, booked, and processed into the Rensselaer County Detention Center before you will be permitted to send mail to them.

Sending Money

The Rensselaer City Jail 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 Rensselaer County Detention Center.

Phone calls

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

Visitation

The Rensselaer City Jail is rarely used. There is NO visitation whatsoever in the Rensselaer City Jail. You will want to wait until the offender gets transferred, booked, and processed into the Rensselaer 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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