Central Reception and Assignment Facility

Central Reception and Assignment Facility is located in Trenton New Jersey, part of Mercer County. It is a centralized processing facility that is responsible for the intake, evaluation, diagnosis and assignment of all Male offenders in the state. During intake, inmates are given psychological, educational, and physical examinations including medical and dental exams. Central Reception and Assignment facility holds a population around 950 inmates. The facility is also responsible for a satellite work camp called the Jones Farm. Jones Farm is a minimum security facility that houses nonviolent offenders for short periods. Select offenders at Jones Farm can be assigned to work in supportive roles for the institution doing janitorial, maintenance work, laundry and landscaping.

Central Reception and Assignment Facility Contact Details

Address: 2401 Stuyvesant Ave, Mercer, NJ
City: Trenton
Zip: 8628
Phone 1: 609-984-6000
Type: State Prison

Mailing to Inmates and Staff

Inmate Visiting Days and Hours

Day of Week Hours
Saturday CRAF Housing Units- South 1, South 2, E-1-C / CADRE and E-1-B: 8:30 AM
– 10:30 AM
12:30 PM
– 2:30 PM
Jones Farm Unit 8:30 A – 10:30 AM
12:30 PM
– 2:30 PM
Sunday CRAF Housing Units- South 1, South 2, E-1-C / CADRE and E-1-B: 8:30 A – 10:30 AM
12:30 PM
– 2:30 PM
Jones Farm Unit 8:30 A – 10:30 AM
12:30 PM
– 2:30 PM