Essex County Inmate Search

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Essex County, NJ Jail Inmate Search

ESSEX COUNTY is located in New Jersey with an average daily population of 2308. The county has approximately 2621 confined in facilities with 2499 male and 122 female prisoners. That means that 95% of the confined population are male, and 5% are female.









(Average Daily Population)

How Does Essex County Inmate Search Work?

Inmate records for Essex County are freely accessible. All detention facilities in Essex County are governed by the Freedom of Information Act which provides publicly available information about inmates in the county.

Essex County Parole and Probation

Essex County Parole

If a prisoner has adhered to the regulations while serving their term, they may be granted parole and be released early. Who is granted parole and who is not is decided by a parole board. You may learn a lot about a parolee by looking through the Essex County parole records. There may be information regarding their sentence and offences in the Essex County parole files. You could also get to look through information regarding their detention location and parole conditions.

Essex County Probation

You should also be able to access Essex County probation records, which list men and women who were placed on probation rather than being imprisoned, in addition to those parolees who have already been freed. There are regulations that come with being on probation. In addition to adhering to other conditions, probationers are required to meet their probation officer once per week. Typically, Essex County criminal records will list the inmate's offences, probationary term, and the specifics of the justice department that sentenced them. You may also be able to view photographs, fingerprints, the probationer's physical characteristics, and other information in addition to these facts.

Essex County Booking

When researching statistics on whether or not a stranger has been arrested, Essex County bookings can help. A perpetrator's Essex County booking record is basically created when an officer arrests them, fills out the necessary papers, and places them in an imprisonment cell. It could also contain information such as fingerprints, photographs, physical characteristics, their name and address, the officer in charge, the specifics of the crime, the scene, and any trucks that were involved. The general public can access the copies of a person's Essex County booking records without requiring any kind of authorization.

Essex County Confined Population Statistics

In the past 6 years, the confined population in ESSEX COUNTY has increased by 24.22% from 2110 each year to 2621 inmates. Men are still confined about 2499 per 100,000 U.S. residents annually in ESSEX COUNTY, despite the fact that women are the group confined at the fastest rate of growth.

Inmate Population in Essex County, NJ

ESSEX COUNTY has only 2621 of the 2624 inmates are actually put in jail; the other 3 are under supervision; they are not currently confined.

Essex County Jail Inmate Population, Jail Pretrial Population and Confined Population, for 2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total Population 2699 2076 0 n/a 1785 2624
Confined Population 2110 2067 0 n/a 1778 2621
Non Confined Population 589 9 0 n/a 7 3

Essex County Confined Population by Gender

In ESSEX COUNTY, there are 2499 confined male inmates for every 100,000 male U.S. residents, and 122 confined female inmates for every 100,000 female U.S. citizens. The confined population of male prisoners increased by 25.58% between 2016 and 2021, while the confined population of female increased by 1.67%.

Essex County Female Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Females 120 96 0 82 82 122
Females Under 18 0 0 0 0 0 0
Female ADP 183 119 0 n/a 106 106

Essex County Male Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Males 1990 1971 0 1939 1696 2499
Males Under 18 0 0 0 0 0 0
Male ADP 2612 1978 0 n/a 2195 2202

Breaking Down Essex County Inmates By Race

In ESSEX COUNTY, the average confined population for White inmates is 400 per 100,000 white citizens, which is 129.27% lower than the confined population for Black or African American inmates. The number of Black or African American inmates who were confined went from 1187 to 1862 for every 100,000 black population of the United States between 2016 and 2021. The average Hispanic or Latino confined population in ESSEX COUNTY is 341 per 100,000 Hispanic Americans, while the average Asian confined population is 10 per 100,000 Asian Americans, accounting American Indian/Alaska Natives for just 1 residents of the county's confined population.

Essex County Confined Population by Race, for 2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
White Inmates - Confined 297 263 0 n/a 306 400
Black or African American Inmates - Confined 1187 1249 0 n/a 1136 1862
Hispanic or Latino Inmates - Confined 544 503 0 n/a 319 341
American Indian/Alaska Natives Inmates - Confined 6 4 0 n/a 0 1
Asian Inmates - Confined 28 0 0 n/a 7 10
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Inmates - Confined 0 21 0 n/a 5 1
Two or more Races Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 4 6
Not Known (Race) Inmates - Confined 48 1 0 n/a 1 0

Essex County Prisons and Jails

Federal Jails

West Orange City Jail

Address: 60 Main Street, West Orange, NJ, 07052

Phone: 973-325-4000, 973-325-4030

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West Caldwell City Jail

Address: 30 Clinton Road, West Caldwell, NJ, 07006

Phone: 973-226-4114

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South Orange City Jail

Address: 201 South Orange Avenue, South Orange, NJ, 07079

Phone: 973-763-3000

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Roseland City Jail

Address: 15 Harrison Avenue, Roseland, NJ, 07068

Phone: 973-226-8700

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Nutley City Jail

Address: 228 Chestnut Street, Nutley, NJ, 07110

Phone: 973-284-4947

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Northern State Prison

Address: 168 Frontage Road, Newark, NJ, 07114

Phone: 973-465-0068

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North Caldwell City Jail

Address: 136 Gould Avenue, North Caldwell, NJ, 07006

Phone: 973-226-0800

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Newark Jail

Address: 31 Green Street, Newark, NJ, 07102

Phone: 973-733-6199

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Newark Juvenile Jail

Address: 43 Dickerson Street, Newark, NJ, 07102

Phone: 973-733-6090

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Montclair City Jail

Address: 647 Bloomfield Avenue, Montclair, NJ, 07042

Phone: 973-744-1234

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Kintock Male Correctional Treatment

Address: Building One50 Fenwick Street, Newark, NJ, 07114

Phone: 973-622-1400

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Irvington City Jail

Address: One Civic Square, Irvington, NJ, 07111

Phone: 973-399-6507, 973-416-5652

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Glen Ridge City Jail

Address: 3 Herman Street, Glen Ridge, NJ, 07028

Phone: 973-748-5400

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Fairfield City Jail

Address: 230 Fairfield Road, Fairfield, NJ, 07004

Phone: 973-227-1400

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Essex County Jail

Address: 60 Nelson Place, Newark, NJ, 07102

Phone: 973-621-2132, 973-621-2133

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Essex Transitional Program

Address: 461-63 Central Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07107

Phone: 973-648-7078, 973-648-7082

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Elizabeth City Jail

Address: 1 Police Plaza, Elizabeth, NJ, 07201

Phone: 908-351-5361

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East Orange Jail

Address: 15 South Munn Avenue, East Orange, NJ, 07017

Phone: 973-266-5000

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Cedar Grove City Jail

Address: 525 Pompton Avenue, Cedar Grove, NJ, 07009

Phone: 973-239-4100

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Bloomfield Township City Jail

Address: 1 Municipal Plaza, Bloomfield Township, NJ, 07003

Phone: 973-680-4100

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Bloomfield Jail

Address: 1 Municipal Plaza, Bloomfield, NJ, 07003

Phone: 873-680-4100

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