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New Jersey State Prison

New Jersey State Prison


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New Jersey State Prison Visiting Information:

Window visits are held seven (7) days per week, EXCEPT for those cancelled on
specific holidays (i.e. Thanksgiving, Christmas, or New Years Day). Anyone who
is on the inmate’s Approved Visit List in the Mailroom may visit him or her, but
he/she may not have more than one (1) window visit per day or two (2) window
visits each week from the same person.
Inmates are permitted to receive two (2) window visits per week (calculated as
Saturday through Friday) from each authorized person on their visiting list.
Inmates may not receive a window visit and a contact visit from the same
individual on the same visit day. Please note that the visit week begins on
Saturday and ends on Friday. The following window visit schedule is in effect and
applies to all inmates except those in disciplinary detention or medical/psychiatric
observation status, who are not permitted window visits:
General Population (Male) 8:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.
Quarantine . 8:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.
(Emergent nature only as approved by the Administrator or his designate)
Protective Custody (PC) 6:30 p.m. 8:00 p.m. Tuesday & Thursday evenings
Administrative Segregation: Male 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, Friday &
Saturday evenings
Female 6:30 p.m. — 8:00 p.m. Tuesday evening 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Thursday evening
Please note inmates who are housed in the Administrative Segregation units are
eligible for visits based on the following levels:
Level (1) one inmates are eligible for (1) one visit per month on Wednesday or
Level (2) two inmates are eligible for (2) two visits per month on Wednesday,
Friday, or Saturday;
Level (3) three inmates are eligible for (1) one visit per week on Wednesday,
Friday, or Saturday.
- Management Control Unit 6:30 p.m. — 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, Friday & Saturday evenings
- MCU Pre-Hearing 6:30 p.m. — 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, Friday & Saturday evenings
Window visits are conducted according to the schedule above. Visitors may
register for General Population and quarantine-status window visits starting at
8:00 a.m., and must complete registration no later than 3:00 p.m.
Visitors for Administrative Segregation (both male and female inmates),
Management Control and MCU Pre-Hearing, and Protective Custody should
arrive starting at prior to the start of visits, but before 8:00 p.m.
Registration will not be accepted after 3:00 p.m. daily (General Population male
inmates and quarantine-status) or 8:00 p.m. (Administrative Segregation,
Protective Custody and Management Control Unit). There will be no extension of
the registration period(s)

New Jersey State Prison Additional information:

Administrator:  Stephen D'Ilio
Year opened:   1836
Population as of 1/1/2013:  1,854

New Jersey State Prison, the oldest prison in New Jersey and one of the oldest correctional facilities in the United States, is the state’s only completely maximum security institution, housing the most difficult and/or dangerous offenders in the inmate population. The facility provides a level of custodial supervision and control beyond that of any other state prison. A multifaceted commitment to professional treatment services, including education and social work, is a priority at the facility.


No time limit unless space availability is limited.

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2 Responses to New Jersey State Prison

  1. Peter December 31, 2013 at 12:12 pm #

    good morning,

    Please let me know how I can schedule a parole hearing for a relative, who should I contact?

    Thank you.

    • PrisonPath December 31, 2013 at 4:00 pm #

      Hi Peter,

      Each state has its own parole division. There are specific rules for scheduling an inmate’s parole eligibility.
      You can contact the inmate’s case manager or an attorney for information.

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