For family members and loved ones of those arrested can experience intense anxiety, fear, and stress. First and foremost, when someone in DC gets arrested, the police will not likely give accurate information as to where they will take the person. If the police have told you that the person will be taken to Central Cellblock, you can call and find out if that is correct.
Central Cellblock is located next to DC Superior Court at the Metropolitan Police Headquarters.
The contact information for Central Cellblock is:
300 Indiana Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 727-4222
Fax: (202) 727-2230