Luzerne County Inmate Search

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Luzerne County, PA Jail Inmate Search

LUZERNE COUNTY is located in Pennsylvania with an average daily population of 533. The county has approximately 550 confined in facilities with 501 male and 49 female prisoners. That means that 91% of the confined population are male, and 9% are female.









(Average Daily Population)

How Does Luzerne County Inmate Search Work?

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

Luzerne County Parole and Probation

Luzerne 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 Luzerne County parole records. There may be information regarding their sentence and offences in the Luzerne County parole files. You could also get to look through information regarding their detention location and parole conditions.

Luzerne County Probation

You should also be able to access Luzerne 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, Luzerne 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.

Luzerne County Booking

When researching statistics on whether or not a stranger has been arrested, Luzerne County bookings can help. A perpetrator's Luzerne 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 Luzerne County booking records without requiring any kind of authorization.

Luzerne County Confined Population Statistics

In the past 6 years, the confined population in LUZERNE COUNTY has dropped by 13.52% from 636 each year to 550 inmates. Men are still confined about 501 per 100,000 U.S. residents annually in LUZERNE COUNTY, despite the fact that women are the group confined at the fastest rate of growth.

Inmate Population in Luzerne County, PA

LUZERNE COUNTY has only 550 of the 598 inmates are actually put in jail; the other 48 are under supervision; they are not currently confined.

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

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total Population 690 802 692 n/a 486 598
Confined Population 636 716 597 n/a 446 550
Non Confined Population 54 86 95 n/a 40 48

Luzerne County Confined Population by Gender

In LUZERNE COUNTY, there are 501 confined male inmates for every 100,000 male U.S. residents, and 49 confined female inmates for every 100,000 female U.S. citizens. The confined population of male prisoners dropped by 7.73% between 2016 and 2021, while the confined population of female dropped by 46.74%.

Luzerne County Female Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Females 92 114 75 117 51 49
Females Under 18 0 0 0 1 2 0
Female ADP 112 123 93 n/a 82 59

Luzerne County Male Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Males 543 599 518 556 392 501
Males Under 18 1 3 4 3 1 0
Male ADP 590 625 547 n/a 513 474

Breaking Down Luzerne County Inmates By Race

In LUZERNE COUNTY, the average confined population for White inmates is 384 per 100,000 white citizens, which is 89.27% higher than the confined population for Black or African American inmates. The number of Black or African American inmates who were confined went from 196 to 147 for every 100,000 black population of the United States between 2016 and 2021. The average Hispanic or Latino confined population in LUZERNE COUNTY is 0 per 100,000 Hispanic Americans, while the average Asian confined population is 0 per 100,000 Asian Americans, accounting American Indian/Alaska Natives for just 0 residents of the county's confined population.

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

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
White Inmates - Confined 437 507 425 n/a 297 384
Black or African American Inmates - Confined 196 205 169 n/a 132 147
Hispanic or Latino Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Natives Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 1 0
Asian Inmates - Confined 3 1 3 n/a 2 0
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Two or more Races Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Not Known (Race) Inmates - Confined 0 3 0 n/a 14 19

Luzerne County Prisons and Jails

Federal Jails

Wilkes-Barre City Jail

Address: 1267 Sans Souci Pkwy, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 18702

Phone: 570-825-1254

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West Wyoming City Jail

Address: 464 West Eighth Street, West Wyoming, PA, 18644

Phone: 570-693-1211

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West Pittston City Jail

Address: 555 Exeter Avenue, West Pittston, PA, 18643

Phone: 570-655-7780

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West Hazleton City Jail

Address: 12 S 4th Street, West Hazleton, PA, 18202

Phone: 570-455-3733

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Warrior Run City Jail

Address: Front and Hanover Street, Warrior Run, PA, 18706

Phone: 570-823-3225

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Wanamie City Jail

Address: 1002 Center Street, Wanamie, PA, 18634

Phone: 570-735-2000

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Swoyersville City Jail

Address: 675 Main Street, Swoyersville, PA, 18704

Phone: 570-288-6565

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Sugar Notch City Jail

Address: 700 Main Street, Sugar Notch, PA, 18706

Phone: 570-822-9283

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Retreat State Correctional Institution

Address: 660 State Route 11, Hunlock Creek, PA, 18621-3136

Phone: 570-735-8754

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Pittston City Jail

Address: 35 Broad Street, Pittston, PA, 18640

Phone: 570-654-2425

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Pittston Township City Jail

Address: 421 Broad Street, Pittston Township, PA, 18640

Phone: 570-602-2073

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Nescopeck City Jail

Address: 501 Raber Avenue, Nescopeck, PA, 18635

Phone: 570-752-3799

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Nanticoke City Jail

Address: 15 E Ridge Street, Nanticoke, PA, 18634

Phone: 570-735-4000

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Mountaintop City Jail

Address: 3000 Church Road, Mountaintop, PA, 18707

Phone: 570-868-6400

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Luzerne City Jail

Address: 144 Academy Street, Luzerne, PA, 18709

Phone: 570-287-7633

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Luzerne County Jail

Address: 99 Water Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 18711

Phone: 570-829-7741

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Laflin City Jail

Address: 47 Laflin Road, Laflin, PA, 18702

Phone: 570-655-5405

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Hughestown City Jail

Address: 42 Center Street, Hughestown, PA, 18640

Phone: 570-654-2082

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Hazleton City Jail

Address: 40 N Church Street, Hazleton, PA, 18201

Phone: 570-459-4950

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Hazelton Treatment Center

Address: 145 West Broad Street, Hazleton, PA, 18201-6317

Phone: 570-459-1748

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Forty Fort City Jail

Address: 1271 Wyoming Avenue, Forty Fort, PA, 18704

Phone: 570-287-8586

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Duryea City Jail

Address: 315 Main Street, Duryea, PA, 18642

Phone: 570-457-1721

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Dallas State Correctional Institution

Address: 1000 Follies Road, Dallas, PA, 18612

Phone: 570-675-1101

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Courtdale City Jail

Address: 5 Blackman Street, Courtdale, PA, 18704

Phone: 570-287-2725

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Conyngham City Jail

Address: 215 Main Street, Conyngham, PA, 18219

Phone: 570-788-3006

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Avoca City Jail

Address: 752 Main Street, Avoca, PA, 18641

Phone: 570-457-4011

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