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

Salinas Valley State Prison (SVSP)

31625 Highway 101, Soledad, CA, 93960 831-678-5500

Folsom State Prison (FSP)

300 Prison Road, Represa, CA, 95671 916-985-2561

Alameda County Santa Rita Jail

5325 Broder Boulevard, Dublin, CA, 94568 925-551-6500

Ironwood State Prison (ISP)

PO Box 2199, Blythe, CA, 92226 760-921-3000

Central California Women's Facility (CCWF)

23370 Road 22, Chowchilla, CA, 93610 559-665-5531

Mule Creek State Prison (MCSP)

4001 Highway 104PO Box 409099, Ione, CA, 95640 209-274-4911

Los Angeles - LA County Jail-North County

29340 The Old Road, Castaic, CA, 91384 213-473-6100

Deuel Vocational Institution (DVI)

23500 Kasson RoadPO Box 400, Tracy, CA, 95378-0004 209-835-4141

Chuckawalla Valley State Prison (CVSP)

19025 Wiley's Well Road, Blythe, CA, 92225 760-922-5300

San Bernardino County - West Valley Detention Center (WVDC)

9500 East Etiwanda Avenue, Rancho Cucamonga, CA, 91739 909-350-2476, 909-463-7563
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