NYC DOC - Rikers Island - Otis Bantum Correctional Center (OBDC) Inmate Search and Jail Information

718-546-1500
City of New York Department of Correction 16-00 Hazen Street, East Elmhurst, NY, 11370

NYC DOC - Rikers Island - Otis Bantum Correctional Center (OBDC) is a low security city jail located in city of East Elmhurst, Queens County, NY. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under New York state law. It houses the people who have been arrested and are awaiting trial, sentence or pending plea. Most of the inmates serving their time in NYC DOC - Rikers Island - Otis Bantum Correctional Center (OBDC) are sentenced for less then a year for crimes which are less serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by New York Department of Corrections (DOC)

Below we have given information about the NYC DOC - Rikers Island - Otis Bantum Correctional Center (OBDC) including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

NYC DOC - Rikers Island - Otis Bantum Correctional Center (OBDC) Prison Information

Jail Name : NYC DOC - Rikers Island - Otis Bantum Correctional Center (OBDC)
Jail Type : City Jail
Location: City of New York Department of Correction 16-00 Hazen Street, East Elmhurst, NY, 11370
Contact Numbers: 718-546-1500
Capacity: 1647
City: East Elmhurst
Postal Code: 11370
State : New York (NY)
County: Queens County
Jail Webpage: http://www.nyc.gov/html/doc/html/facilities/locate_facility.shtml

NYC DOC - Rikers Island - Otis Bantum Correctional Center (OBDC) Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at NYC DOC - Rikers Island - Otis Bantum Correctional Center (OBDC), you can visit the the inmate search/roster link here. Alternatively you can call on 718-546-1500 to enquire about the inmate.

Note: Keep inmate information like Full Name, age, sex, date of birth and inmate ID handy.

If you are still not able to find the whereabouts of the inmate, then you can try searching on New York statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
City of New York Department of Correction 16-00 Hazen Street, East Elmhurst, NY, 11370

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 718-546-1500.

Note: In case of packages, prior approval from prison administration may be required. Contact the prison staff for more information.

Sending Money

Inmates can receive money into their commissary account via check, money order or cashier. Visitors can also deposit money directly into the inmate’s account at jail administrative office.

Note: When sending the money via check or money order, make sure you mention inmate id and full name at the back

Phone calls:

Inmates can call to any person on the approved members list between 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM. The receiver has to bear the cost of the call and the call can be of maximum 30 mins. During rush hours the call time is reduced to 10 mins.

Visitation Rules

If you are visiting someone in NYC DOC - Rikers Island - Otis Bantum Correctional Center (OBDC) make sure you are in approved visitor list. It’s good idea to confirm with the prison authorities before coming for a visit.

Here are the basic visitation rules which one must adhere to:

  • Visitor must not be a prior felon.
  • Must have a valid government ID.
  • For children below 16 years of age, a legal guardian must be accompanied.
Visitation Hours
Monday

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Tuesday

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Wednesday

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Thursday

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Friday

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Saturday

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Sunday

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Directions

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