Edgecombe Correctional Facility – New York

Know somebody locked up at Edgecombe Correctional Facility?  Edgecombe Correctional Facility is a prison in the state prison system in New York.  This page will tell you info about anything one might want to know about Edgecombe Correctional Facility,such as:  How to do a prison inmate search.  Visiting an inmate here.  The prison’s address and phone number.  How to send mail and money to an inmate at Edgecombe Correctional Facility.  And much, much more.

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General Prison Information

Official Name: Edgecombe Correctional Facility
Type: Male
State: New York
County: New York County
DOC: New York Department of Corrections and Community Supervision
Security Level: Minimum

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Contact Information

In this section is the street address and mailing address for Edgecombe Correctional Facility. Use the mailing address if you are sending a letter or package to someone at Edgecombe Correctional Facility, and make sure to use the street address if you want to know the physical location of the facility.

Mailing Address

You should also read the Inmate Mail and Package Procedures section further down on this page if you are going to send a package or letter to someone in prison to make sure that you properly write the address, and do the correct procedure for mailing a letter or package. If you do not follow the correct protocol, the package or letter might not get to the inmate.

INMATE NAME & INMATE ID NUMBER
Edgecombe Correctional Facility
611 Edgecombe Avenue 
New York NY, 10032-4398

Street Address / Prison Location

Address

Edgecombe Correctional Facility
611 Edgecombe Avenue 
New York NY, 10032-4398

Phone Number and Fax Number

Phone Number: (212) 923-2575
Fax Number:

Map and Directions


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Use the street address if you plan to visit an inmate. Be sure to check the Inmate Visitation Schedule and Inmate Visitation Procedures information further down on this page before you visit someone in prison at Edgecombe Correctional Facility.

Edgecombe Correctional Facility
611 Edgecombe Avenue 
New York NY, 10032-4398

Directions

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Phone Number

Edgecombe Correctional Facility inmates don’t have phones, so you can’t call prisoners, but, there are some times when it may be useful to know the telephone number to Edgecombe Correctional Facility.
(212) 923-2575

Inmates can sometimes make calls with:

  • Calling Cards
  • Collect Calls
  • Dedicated Phone Line
  • Prison Calling Plan

Fax Number

State prison inmates don’t have access to fax machines, so you won’t be able to fax an inmate, but there might be times when it might be helpful to have the fax machine number to Edgecombe Correctional Facility.

Email Address

This email address is the main email address for Edgecombe Correctional Facility. You won’t be able to email inmates using this email address. If you want to find out how to send an email to an inmate, check out the Inmate Email section on this page.

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Inmate and Staff Statistics

Total Inmates:
Total Staff:

Inmate Email

In order to send email to a prisoner at Edgecombe Correctional Facility you must use an specific procedure to make sure that the email gets to the prisoner.

Inmate Internet Access

Prisoners can’t access the Internet.

Inmate Mail and Package Procedures

There are certain steps that you must follow when sending mail to a state prisoner. If you do not then the mail might not make it there.

Before you send anything, be sure to read the information below:

Mail Monitoring

Prison officials will open and read and inspect all received general mail. Incoming general mail and packages is read as frequently as is deemed necessary to keep security and safety or monitor a problem regarding a certain inmate.

How to Address a Letter to an Inmate

This is the correct format for how you need to address a letter or package to a state prisoner at Edgecombe Correctional Facility:

INMATE NAME & INMATE ID NUMBER
Edgecombe Correctional Facility
611 Edgecombe Avenue 
New York NY, 10032-4398

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Inmate Money

Every prison has a Commissary that was started to provide an account for inmate monies and for buying items not issued regularly by the correctional facility.

How to Send an Inmate Money

Anyone may add money to inmate’s Commissary accounts with Western Union and the U.S. Postal Service.

Via U.S. Postal Service: Inmates’ families and friends can to send inmates funds in the mail and must send those funds to this address and do so in accordance with the policies provided below:

The funds have to be in the form of a money order that is made out to the inmate’s full committed name and complete eight-digit register number. You are advised to use a U.S. Postal Service money order, since all non-postal money orders processed through the National Lockbox will be subject to a 15-day holding period, during which the prisoner will not get the depsoit. The Bureau of Prisons will send back funds that don’t have correct inmate information but only if the envelope has a return address. Cash and personal checks cannot be accepted for deposit so don’t send cash or checks.

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Inmate Locator

State prisoners are frequently transported to different prisons throughout the New York prison system, so you might need to look up where an inmate is located using the inmate locator. Click on the link below to locate an New York prison inmate.
Inmate Search

To find other New York state prisons: New York State Prisons

New York Department of Corrections and Community Supervision Inmate Search

Inmate Visitation

Before you go to visit an inmate at Edgecombe Correctional Facility, make sure you know the following information:

  • Visitation Schedule
  • Visitation Rules
  • Visitation Application

Inmate Visitation Schedule

Inmate Visitor Procedures

Each correctional facility in New York has its own procedures for prison visitation and these rules change frequently. The policies below could be changed now, so make sure to also check Edgecombe Correctional Facility’s website to read the most recent visitation procedures.

Visitation Sign-In and Check-In

The entrance officer will make sure every visitor signs the inmate visitors log upon entering the institution and upon exiting.

Identification Required

Photo ID of visitors is required. The best forms of id are Driver’s License and Social Security Card; although, a state photo ID is acceptable.

For all of the things listed below, check out the main prison facility site as this information changes all the time:

  • Visitation Rules
  • Visitation Dress Code
  • Things You Can and Cannot Take to Visitation
  • Special Rules For Childred, Special Visits, Pastoral or Attorney Visits

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Prison Records

More information about Edgecombe Correctional Facility prison records will be posted ASAP.

Such as:

  • Inmate records
  • Health records.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

Death Row

Section about Edgecombe Correctional Facility death row coming.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

Parole

Info about New York parole procedures coming soon.

For example:

  • Parole hearings.
  • Review boards.
  • Who qualifies for parole.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

Release

Section about getting released from Edgecombe Correctional Facility to be added later.

Inmate Programs

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Prison Life

Section about what life is like at Edgecombe Correctional Facility coming.

  • Activities.
  • Daily schedule and routine.
  • Recreational facilities available.
  • What’s allowed, and what’s not allowed.
  • What the food is like.
  • What to expect.
  • Jobs and work release available.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

News

A Edgecombe Correctional Facility news section will be posted ASAP.

Photos

Edgecombe Correctional Facility photos to be added later.

For example, photos of:

  • Cells at Edgecombe Correctional Facility
  • The yard.
  • What inmates wear at Edgecombe Correctional Facility.

If you have any photos of Edgecombe Correctional Facility that you would like to share, please contact us using the ‘Contact’ link at the bottom of the page.

Prison Jobs & Hiring

Trying to find a prison job? Do you have any prior experience? Have you worked at a correctional facility previously?

If so, go to: Edgecombe Correctional Facility Jobs

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Website

The official website: Edgecombe Correctional Facility Website

Victim Resources

Important Note: If you, or someone you know, are in immediate danger, call 911.

Victim’s Rights

The Victim Rights Act grants victims the following rights:

  • Victims have the right to protection from the accused.
  • Victims have the right to notification.
  • Victims have the right to attend proceedings.
  • Victims have the right to speak at criminal justice proceedings.
  • Victims have the right to consult with the prosecuting attorney.
  • Victims have the right to restitution.
  • Victims have the right to a speedy trial.
  • Victims have the right to be treated with fairness, dignity and respect.

The definition of victim includes:

  • Spouses and children of all victims.
  • Parents and guardians of minor victims.
  • Parents, guardians and siblings of mentally or physically incapacitated victims or victims of homicide.
  • Foster parents or other caregivers, under certain circumstances.

There are a number of services and programs designed to help victims and their families. You can find out about these services by contacting the courthouse, or local law enforcement agency.

Victim Notification

The Department of Justice Victim Notification System (VNS) is a system that provides victims with information pertaining to their case and/or any defendants in the case. You will receive a Victim Identification Number (VIN) and a Personal Identification Number (PIN) that will allow you to access VNS via the internet or by phone. Here, you will find information about future court hearings, historical court events, and detailed information about the defendant. This will include criminal charges filed, the outcome of charges, sentence imposed, custody location, projected release date and any other release information. The VNS website is updated daily. You will also receive any ongoing information by mail or email.

Have you, a family member or friend ever used the Victim Notification System? If so, was it effective? Did you get the information in a timely manner? Was the system difficult to use? We would like to hear from you, so please post any comments here.

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Family Resources

Details about family resources will be posted ASAP.

History

A history section coming soon.

Such as:

  • Famous Edgecombe Correctional Facility inmates.
  • Escapes and prison breaks.
  • Executions.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

Links

Information About Other New York State Prisons: New York State Prisons

Edgecombe Correctional Facility Links

The official website: Edgecombe Correctional Facility Website
Edgecombe Correctional Facility Jobs

New York Department of Corrections and Community Supervision Links

New York Department of Corrections and Community Supervision Main Website
New York Department of Corrections and Community Supervision Prison Directory
New York Department of Corrections and Community Supervision Prison Map
New York Department of Corrections and Community Supervision Prison Jobs
New York Department of Corrections and Community Supervision Prison Inmate Search
New York Department of Corrections and Community Supervision Most Wanted

New York Department of Corrections and Community Supervision Visitation Policies
Sending Money to a New York State Prison Inmate

Sending Mail to New York State Prison Inmates
Sending Packages to New York State Prison Inmates
New York State Prison Inmate Phone Calls

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Tell Your Story – Write a Review of Edgecombe Correctional Facility

Have you ever been an inmate in Edgecombe Correctional Facility? Do you have a friend or family member that spent time there? Have you ever been to visit someone at Edgecombe Correctional Facility?

If so, then you should leave a comment below about it. Write down your experience so that other people can find out what to expect.

Things you can put in the review:

  • Facility conditions
  • Facility facility and layout
  • Staff and guards
  • Commissary and food
  • Visitation
  • Inmates
  • Prisoner safety
  • Gang activity
  • Inmate activities and programs

If you are currently an inmate at Edgecombe Correctional Facility, include your mailing address if you want people to be able to mail you.


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