Lookup Inmates in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. Results May Include: Pouch #, Bookings, Arrest Date, Mugshot, Current Location, Current Housing Section, Current Housing Block, Current Housing Cell, Commitment Date, Release Date, Alias, Detainer Information, Bond Information, Case #, Amount, Status, Posted by, Post Date, Charge Information, Offense Date, Code, Description, Grade, Degree.

Lehigh County

38 North 4th Street

Allentown, PA  18102


County History:   

One of the fastest growing counties in the state, Lehigh was established in 1812 and named for the Lehigh River.  The word “lehigh” came from the Delaware Indians word meaning “where there are forks.”

County Population:  355,092

Area Code(s):  484, 610

Jail Website:  

County Sheriff:  Joseph N. Hanna, [email protected]  
Courthouse- Room 253
455 West Hamilton Street
Allentown, PA. 18101-1614
Phone: 610-782-3175
Fax: 610-820-3368

Deputy Sheriff:  Unknown

Crime Stats for Allentown:  Allentown’s violent crime rate has been consistently above the national average since 2001.  increasing since 2013 and is now at an all-time high.  

Per 1,000 residents, Allentown has 1.77 or 211 officers, which is below Pennsylvania’s average of 2.61  

County Clerk:  Unknown  

Inmate Search Instructions:  No information available  

Visiting Hours:  

Monday thru Friday
12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Saturday, Sunday & Holidays

8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

12:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Sending mail to Inmates:  Questions regarding acceptable mail can be answered by calling 610-782-3216

Incoming mail will be delivered Monday through Friday (excluding County and Federal holidays.)   All incoming mail must include the inmate’s name and ID number.  Non-privileged incoming mail will be opened and examined for contraband.  Because of the need to maintain institutional security and public safety the Warden or designee may read mail. Any letters containing contraband will be held for further inspection and disposition.

Letters or other parcels must be sent through the U.S. Postal service or other established mail carrier.  We will not accept any mail dropped off by family, friend, etc., at this facility.  The mail clerk reserves the right to dispose of “junk mail” which is defined by the U.S. Post Office’s bulk rate mail.

Sending funds to inmates:  

Inmate Accounts, located in the foyer of the Lehigh County Jail, accepts deposits 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Inmates who have been discharged may close their accounts 8 a.m. through 2 p.m.

Inmate Accounts accepts only cash, money orders or certified checks. An inmate may have a maximum of $300 in his account.

Working at Lehigh County:  

Sex Offender Search:  No information available  

Bail and Bail Bondsmen:  https://www.lehighcounty.org/Portals/0/PDF/Corrections/afterHoursBail.pdf?ver=2016-03-07-102824-063

Information on bail procedures is available through the Clerk of Judicial Records Criminal Division at 610-782-3077. The Office is open 8 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays. For afterhours bail procedures, see the section link to the left.  when scheduling an appointment with the jail, be advised that wait times may change due to unforeseen


Contact the Lehigh County Public Defender
Public defender’s provide: counsel upon arrest, representation during criminal investigative proceedings, interviewing witnesses, arrange bail, conduct pretrial discovery, withdraw pleas, suppression of evidence motions, jury selection, opening statements, legal research, and more
Name:Lehigh County Public Defender
Address:455 Hamilton Street, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 18101
Hours:Mon-Fri 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Lehigh County Probation Department
Probation officers hold offenders accountable by ensuring that financial restitution is being paid to victims and community service is completed. The probation department provides warrant searches, sex offender lookups, DWI conviction information, adult or youth misdemeanor and felony offense records.
Office:Lehigh County Probation Department
Location:455 Hamilton Street, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 18101
Lehigh County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined1407
Avg Daily Populationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payrollnot applicable
Full time total employeesnot applicable
Total salaries and wagesnot applicable
Other operating expendituresnot applicable
Total construction costsnot applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
Year of original constructionnot applicable
Year of major renovationnot applicable


Lehigh County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 2016188,118
Number Employed Annual Average, 2016177,928
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 201610,190
Unemployment Rate, 20165.4
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201556,352
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Lehigh County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 201442,456
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201512.1
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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