California Inmate Search

Records of inmates serving their sentence in California state prisons are maintained by California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR). The DOC maintains a centralized inmate database which one can easily search(refer the guide below). However, county jails, police jails, city jails in California maintains the inmate recordsindividually and one need to refer their websites for details. Read the instructions below to lookup inmate information across all prison types.

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California inmate search

DOC manages and operates all the state prison in California

To search for an inmate in DOC follow the steps given below:

  1. Navigate to DOC inmate search page - Link
  2. Enter inmate name, id, age, gender and date of birth in the required fields
  3. Click on “Submit” button

On the next page, you can see the list of all inmates matching the criteria.

AuthorityCalifornia Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR)
Inmate Search//
Address1515 S St, Sacramento, CA 95811, United States
Phone+1 916-445-4950

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Jails and prisons in California

There are 852 jails and prisons in California

California Substance Abuse Treatment Facility (SATF-CSP, Corcoran)

900 Quebec Avenue, Corcoran, CA, 93212-7100 559-992-7100

Correctional Training Facility (CTF)

Highway 101 North, Soledad, CA, 93960 831-678-3951

Los Angeles - LA County Jail-Men's Central Jail

441 Bauchet Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90012 213-473-6100, 213-473-6191

California Men's Colony (CMC)

Highway 1PO Box 8101, San Luis Obisbo, CA, 93409-8101 805-547-7900

Avenal State Prison (ASP)

#1 Kings WayPO Box 8, Avenal, CA, 93204 559-386-0587

San Diego County Detention Bureau

PO Box 939062, San Diego, CA, 92193-9062 619-531-3200

California State Prison, Solano (SOL)

2100 Peabody Road, Vacaville, CA, 95696-4000 707-451-0182

California Correctional Center (CCC)

711-045 Center RoadPO Box 790, Susanville, CA, 96130 530-257-2181

Sierra Conservation Center (SCC)

5100 O'Byrnes Ferry RoadPO Box 497, Jamestown, CA, 95327 209-984-5291

California Institution for Men (CIM) Chino State Prison

14901 Central AvenuePO Box 128, Chino, CA, 91710 909-597-1821
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