Central Reception and Assignment Facility Visiting Information:
Rules and regulations for visiting an offender are as follows: 1. The offender is responsible for submitting a list containing names and addresses of potential visitors. 2. If you wish to be included on an offender's visit list, you must contact the offender in writing. You must wait until the offender notifies you that you have been approved to visit him/her. 3. The following persons may be approved to visit an offender: - relatives; - close friends; - clergy; and - persons who may have a constructive influence. - Children under the age of 18 are not permitted to visit unless accompanied by an adult. 4. Attorney visits require at least 24-hour advance notice to ensure the availability of space, staff, and the offender. 5. Visiting and registration times for this facility are: CADRE UNIT REGISTRATION VISITS Saturday 7:45 AM – 8:15 AM 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM 11:45 AM – 12:15 PM 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM Sunday 7:45 AM – 8:15 AM 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM 11:45 AM – 12:15 PM 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM JONES FARM UNIT REGISTRATION VISITS Saturday 7:45 AM – 8:15 AM 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM 11:45 AM – 12:15 PM 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM Sunday 7:45 AM – 8:15 AM 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM 11:45 AM – 12:15 PM 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM 6. Visitors must present photo identification. Acceptable forms of photo identification include: - a current photo driver's license; - a current photo Welfare/Medicaid card; - an employment photo ID; or - a current passport. 7. Space permitting, the maximum number of permissible visitors for offenders of the CADRE Unit is 35, and the maximum number at Jones Farm is 80. 8. Visitors may only bring a money order or certified check to the facility for deposit in an offender’s account. Cash and other gifts will not be accepted.
Central Reception and Assignment Facility Additional information:
Administrator: Evelyn Davis Year opened: 1997 Population as of 1/1/2013: 922
Central Reception and Assignment Facility (CRAF) serves as a central processing unit for all adult males sentenced to the New Jersey Department of Corrections. The facility is responsible for providing intake examinations as well as medical, dental, educational and psychological evaluations before objectively classifying all state-sentenced inmates. The Jones Farm Minimum Security Unit is a satellite work camp of CRAF, housing inmates serving nonviolent, short-term sentences.
No time limit unless space availability is limited.