Shuman Juvenile Detention Center Inmate Search and Prison Information

7150 Highland Drive, Pittsburgh, PA, 15206

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Shuman Juvenile Detention Center is a medium security state prison located in city of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, PA. It houses juvenile inmates below 16 years of age who are convicted for crimes which come under Pennsylvania state law. Most of the inmate’s serving time in this prison are sentenced for the period of over a year and are sentenced for crimes which are serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Pennsylvania Department of Corrections (PADOC)

Below we have given information about the Shuman Juvenile Detention Center including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Shuman Juvenile Detention Center Prison Information

Jail Name : Shuman Juvenile Detention Center
Jail Type : State Prison
Location: 7150 Highland Drive, Pittsburgh, PA, 15206
Contact Numbers: 412-661-4114
Capacity: 130
City: Pittsburgh
Postal Code: 15206
State : Pennsylvania (PA)
County: Allegheny County
Jail Webpage:

Shuman Juvenile Detention Center Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Shuman Juvenile Detention Center, you can visit Pennsylvania Department of Corrections (PADOC) inmate search link here. Alternatively you can call on 412-661-4114 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 Pennsylvania statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
7150 Highland Drive, Pittsburgh, PA, 15206

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 412-661-4114.

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 prison 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 Shuman Juvenile Detention Center 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











9:00 AM to 3:00 PM


9:00 AM to 3:00 PM



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