Prison

York County Prison

Visitation

Welcome to the Visitation section of the York County Prison website. Below you will find general rules and information for visitors. Please also select from the menu at left to learn about specific rules, regulations and policies regarding visitation by children, adults, attorneys and other officials. 

Visitor General Rules and Dress Code

  • All persons and belongings entering the Prison grounds and buildings are subject to a search and must clear the Metal Detectors.
  • All areas of the Prison grounds and buildings are subject to audio and video monitoring, recording and divulging.
  • No Weapons on Prison property except for Law Enforcement Officers. Weapon lockers are provided for Law Enforcement Officers inside the Main entrance only.
  • No Handbags, Backpacks, Suitcases, Cameras, Electronic Devices, etc. will be permitted in the Prison without prior approval. If you attempt to enter the building with any of the above, you will be asked to leave.
  • Management reserves the right to deny access for any reason! Anyone denied access must vacate prison property immediately.

Female Visitors

  • Shorts shall cover customarily covered areas of the anatomy, including the buttocks and crotch area, both when standing and sitting. Shorts no higher than mid-thigh comply.
  • Short-shorts, cut-offs, and other obviously inappropriate short garments are prohibited.
  • Skirts and dresses shall extend to mid-thigh, seated.
  • Slits in skirts and dresses shall rise no higher that mid-thigh, seated.
  • Sheer (see-through) clothing is prohibited.
  • The top of clothing shall be no lower than the underarm in the front and back.
  • Bare midriffs and strapless tops, tube tops, and swimsuits are prohibited.
  • Shoes shall be worn at all times.
  • Gang "colors" and other gang displays are prohibited.

Male Visitors

  • Shorts shall cover customarily covered areas of the anatomy, including the buttocks and crotch area, both when standing and sitting. Shorts no higher than mid-thigh comply.
  • Short-shorts, cut-offs, and other obviously inappropriate short garments are prohibited.
  • Shirts shall be worn at all times. Muscle shirts, bare midriff shirts and sleeveless shirts are prohibited.
  • Shoes shall be worn at all times.
  • Gang "colors" and other gang displays are prohibited.