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Scranton City Jail Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: May 11, 2020
Scranton City Jail
570-348-4141
100 S Washington Avenue, Scranton, PA, 18503

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The Scranton City Jail despite the name is not a jail. The Scranton City Jail is just a holding pen for people who have been arrested in the Scranton limits.

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

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

Scranton City Jail — General Information

Scranton City Jail, City Jail.
100 S Washington Avenue, Scranton, PA, 18503
570-348-4141

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

Ultimately, all inmates will ALWAYS be brought down to the Lackawanna 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 570-348-4141.

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

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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

Sending Money

The Scranton 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 Lackawanna County Detention Center.

Phone calls

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

Visitation

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