Bergen County NJ Jail (ICE)

County Jail

Last Updated: May 11, 2022
Address
160 South River St, Hackensack, NJ 07601
Beds
1150
County
Bergen
Phone
201-527-3000

Bergen County NJ Jail (ICE) is for County Jail offenders sentenced up to twenty four months.

All prisons and jails have Security or Custody levels depending on the inmate’s classification, sentence, and criminal history. Please review the rules and regulations for County - medium facility.

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Bergen County NJ Jail (ICE)'s basic information to help guide you through what you can do for your inmates while they are incarcerated. The facility's direct contact number is 201-527-3000, 212-863-3401

The Bergen County NJ Jail (ICE) is a low-security detention center located at 160 South River St Hackensack, NJ which is operated locally by the Bergen County Sheriff's Office and holds inmates awaiting trial or sentencing or both. Most of the sentenced inmates are here for less than two years. Bergen County accepts inmates from surrounding towns, Hackensack Police Department, and the US Marshal's Service.

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Bergen County NJ Jail (ICE) - Immigration Detainee Locator

If you need information about a detainee that is housed at this facility, you may call (201) 527-3000 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. When you call, please have the individual’s biographical information ready, including first, last and hyphenated names, any aliases he or she may use, date of birth and country of birth.

Detainees cannot receive incoming calls. If you need to get in touch with a detainee to leave an urgent message, you must call (201) 527-3000 and leave the detainee’s full name, alien registration number and your name and telephone number where you can be reached. The detainee will be given your message.

Inmate Locator

Bergen County NJ Jail (ICE) publishes the names of the inmates currently in their facility in New Jersey. Your search should start with this locator first to see if your loved one is there.

The second box is the InmateAid Inmate Search. This database of inmates is user-generated content to access and utilize any or all of the InmateAid services. If you need our assistance creating your inmate profile to keep in touch, email us at aid@inmateaid.com and we will assist you in locating your inmate.

As a last resort, you might have to pay for that information if we do not have it. The Arrest Record Search will cost you a small amount, but their data is the freshest available and for that reason, they charge to access it.

Visitation Information

Friends and Family Visits

DAY VISITATION TIME C3 HOUSING UNIT Fridays 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Saturdays 7 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. C4 HOUSING UNIT Thursdays

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Saturdays 8:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.

The detainees must provide a list of visitors to the Facility Staff. If you need information about a detainee that is housed at this facility, you may call (201) 527-3000, 24 hours a day.

To ensure adequate time to process visitors through security, all visitors must arrive 45 minutes prior to the scheduled visit time.

Visits shall not exceed 30 minutes.

Adult visitors must present a valid, verifiable government-issued identification card to enter the facility.

Minors who are visiting the facility must be accompanied by an adult guardian (18 years or older). Minors must not be left unaccompanied in the waiting room, visiting room or any other area.

Attorney Visits

Legal representatives of detainees are authorized to visit their clients during the following hours:

Daily, 7:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.

A list of pro bono (free) legal organizations will be posted in all detainee housing units and other appropriate areas. This list shall be updated quarterly. If a detainee wishes to see a representative or paralegal from that organization, it is the detainee’s responsibility to contact them for an appointment.

Consular Visits

Consular officials may meet with their detained nationals at any time. It is requested that prior arrangements be made with the ICE Supervisory Deportation Officer to the extent possible, and that consular officials bring appropriate credentials when they come to the facility. The ICE Supervisory Deportation Officer for this facility can be reached at (212) 863-3401.

Clergy Visits

Clergy may visit detainees at any time, but must make prior arrangements with the Chaplain’s Office.

Visiting Restrictions

  • All family or other social visits are Non-contact.
  • No firearms or weapons of any kind are permitted in the facility.
  • If visitors are or appear to be intoxicated, visitation will not be allowed.
  • All visitors are subject to search while in the facility.
  • Visitors are not allowed to pass or attempt to pass any items to detainees.
  • Visitors are not allowed to carry any items into the visitation area.

Search Procedures (prior to or during all visitations)

All individuals requesting admittance to the facility or the visitation area are subject to a pat-down search of their person, an inspection of their belongings, and a metal scan search. Individuals refusing to cooperate with a reasonable search will not be admitted. No firearms or weapons of any kind are permitted. No electronic devices (cell phones, pagers, radios, etc.) are permitted in the secure areas of this facility.

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