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The Ocean County Department of Corrections is the main custodian of all adult offenders arrested for violations of laws within the County of Ocean. The safety, welfare and control of all inmates within the Ocean County Jail is the main responsibility of the Department of Corrections and its employees.

The Department of Corrections provides internal and external security for the jail facility as well as for the citizens in the surrounding community at large. The value of any law enforcement agency is defined by the principles that guide it.

Please take a moment to view our department's guiding principles as outlined in our Vision and Values statements.

News/Updates

Video Visits Ocean County Jail
Connect Network GTL is now offering Stay At Home Visitation.
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Family and Friends Video Visitation
Effective Monday, June 15, 2020 at 10:00 p.m., video visitation registration will be available. Video Visitation, available in our lobby area, will begin on Wednesday, June 17, 2020. Thank you for your patience and understanding during these unprecedented times.
Video Visitation Suspended
On Saturday, March 21, 2020, Governor Murphy issued a stay-at-home order. With this is mind, the Ocean County Department of Correction is suspending all family/friend visitation until further ordered.
Lobby will close at 1700 hours Monday through Friday until further ordered.
Day Reporting Program suspended until further notice.
Effective today March 17th, 2020, the Day Reporting Program has been suspended until further notice. If you are currently on the program, please call 732-929-2172 for further instructions.

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