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Allegheny County Jail - 5th Avenue, PA Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: July 13, 2022
Allegheny County Jail – 5th Avenue
412-340-4451, 412-350-2266
5th Avenue and Ross Street, Pittsburgh, PA, 15219
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Allegheny County Jail - 5th Avenue inmate lookup: Booking Date, Mugshots, Arrest Date, Bond, Release Date, Arrests, Court Date, Bond Information, Bookings, Who's in jail, Status, Inmate Roster.

The Allegheny County Jail – 5th Avenue is a medium-security county facility. The Allegheny County Jail – 5th Avenue houses both male and female inmates.

Inmates in the Allegheny County Jail – 5th Avenue either have just been arrested, going through the justice system, or have already been sentenced.

All inmates in the Allegheny County Jail – 5th Avenue are adults. Juveniles are not housed here.

Allegheny County Jail – 5th Avenue — General Information

Allegheny County Jail – 5th Avenue, County Jail.
5th Avenue and Ross Street, Pittsburgh, PA, 15219
http://www.county.allegheny.pa.us/jail/index.aspx
412-340-4451, 412-350-2266

Allegheny County Sheriff Office

Address: 436 Grant Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 15219

Phone: 412-350-4700

Website: website

Many of the county jails started putting their inmate rosters on the internet for the general public to search through on their own time.

However, the Allegheny County Jail - 5th Avenue has not made their inmate roster available to the public.

If you are looking to either find someone in the Allegheny County Jail - 5th Avenue or you are looking for information on one of their inmates, they are currently in custody of you, you will need to contact the Allegheny County Jail - 5th Avenue directly.

You can also contact the Allegheny County Sheriff’s Department with questions, comments, and concerns about any inmates in the Allegheny County Jail - 5th Avenue. The Allegheny County Sheriff’s Department is responsible for overseeing all operations that goes on in the Allegheny County Jail - 5th Avenue.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports.

Want to stay in touch with an inmate? The most cost-effective way to do so is to write them letters.

All outgoing and incoming mail will be thoroughly checked by a staff member at the Allegheny County Jail - 5th Avenue prior to being hand-delivered to the inmate it is addressed to.

The staff members will be looking to ensure there is no contraband coming in or going out of the facility. Every piece of mail will also be read as well to ensure there is no talk of escape, incriminating evidence in your criminal case, or anything else of that nature.

You should refrain from using the following in your letters as well:

  • Usage of crayons

  • Drawings

  • Sexual Content

  • Staples

  • Stickers

  • Glitter

  • Lipstick

  • Perfume/Cologne

Sending Money

Inmates in the Allegheny County Jail - 5th Avenue will need funds to purchase items from the commissary. The commissary is where inmates can purchase items such as the following:

  • Personal Hygiene

  • Sneakers

  • Clothing

  • Beverages

  • Snacks

  • Entertainment Items

You can come down to the Allegheny County Jail - 5th Avenue and hand in a money order with the inmate’s full name, date of birth, and their identification number on it. The staff member can then deposit the funds into the inmate’s account, so the inmate can purchase what he or she needs from the commissary.

Phone calls

At the Allegheny County Jail - 5th Avenue, you will have the chance to have the inmate call you. The inmate will only have the option to call collect. If you only have a cell phone, you will not be able to get these phone calls from the inmate.

Calling collect does not allow you to call cell phones. Inmates will, however, be allowed to get through people who still have a landline phone.

You, the receiver of the phone call will be responsible for any and all charges that are associated with the collect call. The Allegheny County Jail - 5th Avenue takes no responsibility in any charges that may occur.

Visitation

Looking to visit an inmate in the Allegheny County Jail - 5th Avenue?

You will be happy to know that the Allegheny County Jail - 5th Avenue has visitation on the following days and times:

All visitation here at the Allegheny County Jail - 5th Avenue is through a glass partition. You will not have any physical contact with the inmate whatsoever.

For you to be permitted into the visitation area, you will need to have your government issued photo identification card on you. If you do not have a government issued photo identification card, you will not be permitted to visit at the Allegheny County Jail - 5th Avenue.

Visiting Hours

Monday:
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday:
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday:
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday:
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday:
7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday:
7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday:
7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Holiday:

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