Suffolk County Minimum Security Visiting Information:
The following information pertains to the Riverhead and Yaphank Correctional Facilities. Information regarding the D.W.I. Alternative Facility visiting schedule can be obtained by calling 631-852-1893 or 631-852-1894.
Visiting hours for the Riverhead and Yaphank facilities are Tuesday thru Saturday beginning at 2:30 p.m. There are four sessions per day: 2:30-3:30pm, 4:00-5:00pm, 6:45-7:45pm, 8:15-9:15pm Reservations for these sessions may be made in advance by calling 631-852-1893 or 631-852-1894, Monday–Friday 8 am to 11am or 12 pm to 4 pm. Call at least 24 hrs in advance and for the current week only. You must be at least 18 years old to schedule a visit. Please be ready to provide the reservationists with the following information: Visitors waiting room at the Suffolk County Correctional Facility Your full name. Your date of birth. Contact phone number. Any other identifying information you may be asked for. If you do not have a reservation, a “walk-in” visit may be possible depending on availability. Walk-in visitors must adhere to the established schedule.
Visiting is scheduled by the first initial of the Inmate’s last name as follows:
Session Odd Days Even Days 2:30-3:30 B-E-Z D-S-V 4:00-5:00 M-P-Q-X F-G-J-Y 6:45-7:45 C-K-W L-N-T 8:15-9:15 O-U-R A-H-I Inmates may have up to two (2) one-hour visits per week. Inmates are permitted only two (2) visitors and two (2) small children at the same time into the visiting room. You may split the visit time among several individuals allowing a maximum of six (6) visitors per visit period. Once your visit time is over, you must leave the facility.
You must be at least 18 years old to schedule and/or visit alone. Persons under the age of 18 must be accompanied by their legal guardian at all times while on facility property. An original Birth Certificate or Court documentation is required for all children.
Every adult visitor must present valid photo identification Examples of photo I.D. that are accepted are: New York State issued driver’s license, learner’s permit or a non-driver photo I.D., a photo driver’s license issued by another state, or jurisdiction, a U.S. Military photo I.D. card, a U.S. passport, and a foreign passport. Other forms of valid Government issued I.D. may be accepted at the discretion of the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office Visiting personnel.
No time limit unless space availability is limited.