You can deposit money into an inmate’s account in person.
DOC Cashier Offices
Money transfer agents accept in-person cash deposits through kiosks at DOC Cashier Offices. The kiosks are available 24 hours, 7 days a week, at the following locations:
Rikers Island Central Cashier's Office
(Located inside the Rikers Island Central Visit House)
Vernon C. Bain Center (Also known as the Jail Barge or The Boat)
1 Halleck Street
Bronx, NY 10474
Manhattan Detention Center (Also known as The Tombs)
125 White Street (between Centre and Baxter Streets)
New York, NY 10013
Money transfer agents also accept deposits at walk-in locations. Some walk-in centers accept cash deposits. You should contact the money transfer agents directly for walk-in locations.
Money transfer agents charge fees for deposits. DOC doesn’t receive any of these fees.
The following money transfer agents accept in-person deposits:
Kiosks on Rikers Island, the Vernon C. Bain Center, and the Manhattan Detention Center accept cash only.
The City Code required by Western Union to transfer funds is NYCITYDOC and the State Code is NY.