The Broome County Sheriff's Corrections Division is currently operating a 536 bed direct supervision correctional facility in the Town of Dickinson. The facility, which opened in 1996, has received accreditation awards by the NYS Commission of Correction, NYS Sheriff's Association and the National Commission on Correctional Health Care. The Sheriff’s facility was the second facility in New York State to attain this recognition.
Visiting Hours in Broome County Sheriff's Correctional Facility
The actual visiting hours vary depending on the following factors:
The day of the week.
Where the inmate is housed.
The inmate's sex.
Whether or not it is a Holiday.
Each inmate is allowed one or two visits, ranging from 15 minutes to one hour in length each week. Inmates with special privileges are allowed additional visits.
If you are visiting from another state or traveling a great distance, Broome County Sheriff's Correctional Facility may allow you an extended visitation. Call (607) 778-6439 to ask for special consideration.