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Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: July 2, 2020
Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC)
215-683-4DHS
Corner of 48th Street & Haverford Avenue, West Philadelphia, PA, 19102
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The Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) despite the name is not a jail. The Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) is just a holding pen for people who have been arrested in the West Philadelphia limits.

Unfortunately, with the holding pen in the Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) 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 West Philadelphia limits will be brought directly to the Philadelphia County Detention Center and skip going down to the Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) all together.

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

Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) — General Information

Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC), City Jail.
Juvenile, Capacity 150 persons.
Corner of 48th Street & Haverford Avenue, West Philadelphia, PA, 19102
http://dhs.phila.gov/intranet/pgintrahome_pub.nsf/content/jjshomepage
215-683-4DHS

There is no way in with the West Philadelphia Police Department where you can locate an inmate. There will be no inmates that are in the Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC).

Ultimately, all inmates will ALWAYS be brought down to the Philadelphia 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 215-683-4DHS.

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

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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The Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) is rarely used. There is NO sending mail whatsoever to the Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC). You will want to wait until the offender gets transferred, booked, and processed into the Philadelphia County Detention Center before you will be permitted to send mail to them.

Sending Money

The Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) 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 Philadelphia County Detention Center.

Phone calls

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

Visitation

The Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) is rarely used. There is NO visitation whatsoever in the Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC). You will want to wait until the offender gets transferred, booked, and processed into the Philadelphia 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:

Directions

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