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

Los Angeles - LA County Jail-Pitchess Detention South

29330 The Old Road, Castaic, CA, 91384 213-473-6100, 213-295-8074

Orange County James A. Musick Facility

13502 Musick Road, Irvine, CA, 92618 949-855-2600

Kern County Lerdo Pre-Trial Facility

17695 Industrial Farm Road, Bakersfield, CA, 93308 661-391-7900

Monterey County Main Jail

1410 Natividad RoadPO Box 809, Salinas, CA, 93906 831-755-3782

Monterey County Womens Jail

1410 Natividad RoadPO Box 809, Salinas, CA, 93906 831-755-3782

Heman G. Stark Youth Correctional Facility

15180 South Euclid Avenue, Chino, CA, 91710 909-606-5000

Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) - Dublin Low

5701 8th Street - Camp Parks, Dublin, CA, 94568 925-833-7500

Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) - Terminal Island Low

1299 Seaside Avenue, San Pedro, CA, 90731 310-831-8961

Contra Costa County - West Detention (WCDF) (ICE)

5555 Giant Highway, Richmond, CA, 94806 510-262-4200

Fresno County Main Jail

1225 "M" StreetPO Box 872, Fresno, CA, 93712 559-488-3031
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