Union County Incarcerations (New Jersey)

Union County Jails and Prisons incarcerate convicted criminals at the Federal, New Jersey State, and local Union County level, and they also detain people awaiting trial or after an arrest in New Jersey. Jails and Prisons maintain detailed records about the people they incarcerate, which includes arrest records, convictions and court sentences, and prior incarcerations. These records contain personal information about convicts, such as their name, date of birth, mug shots, and aliases. Jail and Prison records also list people on the Union County sex offender registry and all felony and misdemeanor incarcerations. These Union County incarceration records are an important source of information for a background check. Union County Jail and Prison incarceration records may be available to the public through an online search database.

Bergen County Juvenile Detention Center Linden NJ 1075 Edward Street 07036 908-523-1583

East Jersey State Prison Rahway NJ 1100 Woodbridge Road 07065 732-499-5010

Elizabeth Detention Center Elizabeth NJ 625 Evans Street 07201 908-352-3776

George W Herlich Juvenile Detention Center Elizabeth NJ 7 Elizabethtown Plaza 07201

Linden City Jail Linden NJ 301 North Wood Avenue 07036 908-474-8500

Plainfield City Jail Plainfield NJ 200 East 4th Street 07060 908-753-3131

Union County Jail Elizabeth NJ 15 Elizabethtown Plaza 07201 908-558-2600

Union County Juvenile Detention Center Linden NJ 1075 Edward Street 07036 908-523-1630


Union County Courts resolve legal disputes at the federal, state, or local level, including misdemeanors and felonies in New Jersey. Courts maintain records on all of their cases, which list an individual's Union County criminal history and their incarceration records. These records show the convict's name, date of birth, aliases, mug shots, and all criminal arrests and trials. They also list prior and current incarcerations, the jail or prison where the person was incarcerated, and the charges that led to jail time. An incarceration record search through an Union County Court provides detailed information on individuals who have been convicted of crimes, making it an important step in conducting a background check. Incarceration records may be available online through the Union County Court's website.

Berkeley Heights Municipal Court Berkeley Heights NJ 29 Park Avenue 07922 908-464-2700

Clark Municipal Court Clark NJ 315 Westfield Avenue 07066 732-381-5395

Cranford Municipal Court Cranford NJ 8 Springfield Avenue 07016 908-709-7242

Elizabeth Municipal Court Elizabeth NJ 208 Commerce Place 07201 908-558-6800

Fanwood Municipal Court Fanwood NJ 75 North Martine Avenue 07023 908-322-6750

Garwood Municipal Court Garwood NJ 403 South Avenue 07027 908-789-0780

Hillside Municipal Court Hillside NJ 1409 Liberty Avenue 07205 973-926-1881

Kenilworth Municipal Court Kenilworth NJ 567 Kenilworth Boulevard 07033 908-276-1104

Linden Municipal Court Linden NJ 301 North Wood Avenue 07036 908-474-8429

Mountainside Municipal Court Mountainside NJ 1385 U.s. 22 07092 908-232-5335

New Providence Municipal Court New Providence NJ 360 Elkwood Avenue 07974 908-665-1454

Plainfield Municipal Court Plainfield NJ 325 Watchung Avenue 07060 908-753-3064

Rahway Municipal Court Rahway NJ 1 City Hall Plaza 07065 732-827-2039

Roselle Municipal Court Roselle NJ 210 Chestnut Street 07203 908-259-3042

Roselle Park Municipal Court Roselle Park NJ 110 Westfield Avenue East 07204 908-241-4631

Scotch Plains Municipal Court Scotch Plains NJ 430 Park Avenue 07076 908-322-6700

Springfield Municipal Court Springfield NJ 100 Mountain Avenue 07081 973-912-2213

Summit Municipal Court Summit NJ 512 Springfield Avenue 07901 908-273-6166

Union County Police Departments act as law enforcement agencies, and they stop and investigate crimes in New Jersey. As part of this job, the Police maintain records on current and former inmates, including Union County incarceration records. These records include information such as the individual's name, date of birth, mug shots, and the length of all prison sentences. They also list the offenses, both felonies and misdemeanors, which led to jail time. Incarceration records list someone's Union County criminal history, such as arrests, warrants, and convictions. These records play an important role in conducting a thorough background check. Police Departments may provide online access to their incarceration information.

Berkeley Heights Police Department Berkeley Heights NJ 29 Park Avenue 07922 908-464-1111

Clark Police Department Clark NJ 315 Westfield Avenue 07066 732-388-3434

Cranford Police Department Cranford NJ 8 Springfield Avenue 07016 908-272-2222

East Jersey State Prison Rahway NJ 1100 Woodbridge Road 07065 732-499-5010

Elizabeth Police Department Elizabeth NJ 1 Police Plaza 07201 908-558-2000

Fanwood Borough Police Department Fanwood NJ 75 North Martine Avenue 07023 908-322-5000

Garwood Police Department Garwood NJ 403 South Avenue 07027 908-789-1500

Hillside Police Department Hillside NJ 1409 Liberty Avenue 07205 973-926-5800

Kean University Department Of Public Safety And Police Union NJ 1000 Morris Avenue 07083 908-737-4800

Kenilworth Police Department Kenilworth NJ 567 Kenilworth Boulevard 07033 908-276-1700

Linden Police Department Linden NJ 301 North Wood Avenue 07036 908-474-8500

Linden Police Department - Juvenile Bureau Linden NJ 15 Knopf Street 07036 908-474-8520

Mountainside Police Department Mountainside NJ 1385 U.s. 22 07092 908-232-8100

New Providence Police Department New Providence NJ 360 Elkwood Avenue 07974 908-665-1111

Plainfield Police Department Plainfield NJ 200 East 4th Street 07060 908-753-3131

Rahway Police Department Rahway NJ 1 City Hall Plaza 07065 732-827-2200

Roselle Park Police Department Roselle Park NJ 110 East Westfield Avenue 07204 908-245-2300

Roselle Police Department Roselle NJ 210 Chestnut Street 07203 908-245-2000

Scotch Plains Police Department Scotch Plains NJ 430 Park Avenue 07076 908-322-7100

Springfield Police Department Springfield NJ 100 Mountain Avenue 07081 973-376-0400

Summit Police Department Summit NJ 512 Springfield Avenue 07901 908-273-0051

Township Of Union Police Department Union NJ 981 Caldwell Avenue 07083 908-851-5000

Union County Jail Elizabeth NJ 15 Elizabethtown Plaza 07201 908-558-2613


Union County Public Defender Offices provide legal representation to suspected criminals who cannot afford an attorney, including individuals accused of committing both misdemeanors and felonies. Public Defender Offices maintain records on their clients and their criminal history, including incarceration records in New Jersey. These Union County public records list the individual's name, date of birth, aliases, and the outcome of all trials, including convictions, sentences, and incarcerations. They also show all prior and current incarcerations and the charges that led to jail time. Performing an incarceration search provides information on an individual's criminal record, making it an important part of conducting a thorough Union County background check. The Public Defender Office may provide access to some incarceration records on their website.

Elizabeth Public Defender Elizabeth NJ 65 Jefferson Avenue, Ste 3 07201 908-820-3070