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This guide is published by the Storobin & Spodek LLP in order to help viewers learn about cases in criminal courts in New York. This page provides information on Rikers Island inmates. We are NOT a jail and have no connection to it. We published a guide intended not to be legal advice, but merely a way to help you understand your needs as your case moves along in New York Criminal courts. All the information, including the law, procedure and penal code is believed to be accurate, but can't be guaranteed due to possible changes and errors. The guide is for information and entertainment purposes only with the express expectation and agreement by the readers that it will not be acted upon in any way. No attorney-client relationship exists or can exist based on the offering of the information in this guide. We strongly suggest you retain the services of a competent private criminal defense lawyer to defend your rights.

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New York Jails and Department of Corrections

Board of Correction
Chairman: Stanley Kreitman
51 Chambers Street - Room 923
New York, NY 10007
(212) 788-7840

New York City Department of Correction
Commissioner: William J. Frazier
60 Hudson Street - 6th Floor
New York, NY 10013-4393
(212) 266-1212

Rikers Island Inmate Information: (718) 546-0700
Records Access Officer: (646) 248-1414

Rikers Island

Rikers Island Control Room: (718) 546-4521

Rikers Island Security
16-16 Hazen Street
East Elmhurst, NY 11370
(718) 546-1560

New York City Correctional Institution for Men
10-10 Hazen Street
East Elmhurst, NY 11370
(718) 546-5700

New York City Adolescent Reception & Detention Center
11-11 Hazen Street
East Elmhurst, NY 11370
(718) 546-6950

Anna M. Kross Center
18-18 Hazen Street
East Elmhurst, NY 11370
(718) 546-3550

Eric M. Taylor Center
10-10 Hazen Street
East Elmhurst, NY 11370
(718) 546-5750

James A. Thomas Center
14-14 Hazen Street
East Elmhurst, NY 11370
(718) 546-5300

George Motchan Detention Center
15-15 Hazen Street
East Elmhurst, NY 11370
(718) 546-4550

George R. Vierno Center
09-09 Hazen Street
East Elmhurst, NY 11370
(718) 546-2107

North Infirmary Command
15-10 Hazen Street
East Elmhurst, NY 11370
(718) 546-1150

Otis Bantum Correctional Center
16-00 Hazen Street
East Elmhurst, NY 11370
(718) 546-6449

Rose M. Singer Center (women's jail)
19-19 Hazen Street
East Elmhurst, NY 11370
(718) 546-7450

Transportation Division
17-17 Hazen Street
East Elmhurst, NY 11370
(718) 546-1348

Vernon C. Bain Center
1 Halleck Street
Bronx, NY 10474
(718) 579-8315

West Facility
16-06 Hazen Street
East Elmhurst, NY 11370
(718) 546-4150

New York City Borough Jails

Brooklyn Detention Complex
275 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 797-8315

Brooklyn Correction Facility
136 Flushing Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Temporarily Closed

Bronx Detention Complex
653 River Avenue
Bronx, NY 10451
(718) 579-4315

Queens Detention Complex
126-02 82nd Street
Kew Gardens, NY 11415
(718) 575-5312

Manhatan Detention Complex (MDC)
125 White Street
New York, NY 10013
(212) 225-7313

Directions To Rikers Island

Bus: In Queens, you can get Q101R at Bridge Plaza South (Queens Plaza) and 28 Street in Long Island City, which will get you to the Rikers Island Visit Center. In Manhattan, you can find Q101 at East 59th Street and Second Avenue. You will need to transfer at the entrance to the Rikers Island to the Q101R bus in order to cross the bridge to the Rikers Island Visit Center.

Train: No train goes to Rikers Island.

Car: Take the Grand Central Parkway going East. Exit at Astoria Blvd. bear left and go straight on 23rd Avenue to 82nd Street. Left on 82nd Street to 81st Street. Right on 81st Street. The name changes to 19th Avenue. Go to the first traffic light and turn right onto Hazen Street. Leave your car in the parking lot and take the Q101R bus to get to the Rikers Island Visit center.


Property Confiscated by Police

If your property was confiscated by the police, visit our web page on How To Get Your Confiscated Property Back After Arrest.


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