New York City Jail Facilities

Brooklyn Detention Complex


Built on Atlantic Avenue in 1957, the single-cell jail can house 815 adult males, most undergoing the intake process or awaiting trial in Kings County (Brooklyn) and Richmond County (Staten Island) courts


275 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11201

t. 718.797.8347
Executive Board Member(s): 

Amelia Warner

Financial Secretary

Paulette Bernard

Brooklyn Borough Trustee

Elaine Garcia

COBA Delegate

Aisha Batts

COBA Delegate

Anthony Worthy

COBA Delegate

Tony Marshall

COBA Delegate

Ashaki Antoine

COBA Delegate