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Hunterdon County Sheriff's Office

DIVISION OF CORRECTIONS
Frequently Asked Questions

Q. WHAT CAN I SEND TO AN INMATE?

A: Books are only accepted straight from a publisher (.e. Borders, Amazon, etc.).

Clothing is only accepted for inmates sentencing. The clothing needs to be approved and searched prior to its acceptance.

All paper, stamps and Envelopes must be obtained by the Inmate through commissary.

Funds can only be accepted in the form of money orders, at no time will cash or checks be accepted.

No food is accepted at any time.

All Medications have to be approved through our medical department.

Q. HOW CAN I PICK UP PROPERTY FROM AN INMATE?

A: Anytime an inmate wants to release property to an individual they have to fill out the necessary property release form.

Please call ahead when picking up property. If you do not contact us ahead of time you will have to wait until an available officer can retrieve the property. when you arrive at the jail you must have the proper photo I. D. showing you are the person whom the inmate intended their property to go to.

Q. HOW CAN I VISIT AN INMATE?

A. Inmates are housed at the:

Somerset County Jail
40 Grove Street
Somerville, NJ 08876
(908) 231-7150

MAILING ADDRESS:

Somerset County Jail
PO Box 3000
Somerville NJ, 08876

Q. HOW CAN I WRITE TO AN INMATE?

A. To write an inmate, simply address the letter to the inmate as follows:

INMATE NAME & HC#
Somerset County Jail
PO Box 3000
Somerville NJ, 08876

NOTE: No mail will be accepted if it does not have a full return address. See additional MAIL PROCEDURES

 

 

 

 

HUNTERDON COUNTY OFFICE OF THE SHERIFF
Main Street County Complex, Building #1
71 Main Street, 1st Floor, PO Box 2900, Flemington, New Jersey 08822
908-788-1166  |  8:30 am to 4:30 pm  | sheriff@co.hunterdon.nj.us
 
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