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

Search by prison types

Select the type of prison

Jails and prisons in California

There are 852 jails and prisons in California

Delano Jail

1022 12th Avenue, Delano, CA, 93216 661-721-3377

Windsor Jail

9291 Old Redwood HighwayBuilding 300 BPO Box 100, Windsor, CA, 95492 707-838-1234

Desert Hot Springs Jail

65-950 Pierson Boulevard, Desert Hot Springs, CA, 99240 760-329-6411

Woodlake Jail

350 North Valencia Boulevard, Woodlake, CA, 93286 559-564-3346

Humboldt County Juvenile Hall

2002 Harrison, Eureka, CA, 95501 707-445-7644

Santa Clara Jail

601 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA, 95050 408-615-4700

Dinuba Jail

680 South Alta Avenue, Dinuba, CA, 93618 559-591-5911

Woodland Jail

1000 Lincoln Avenue, Woodland, CA, 95695 530-661-7800

Dixon Jail

201 West A Street, Dixon, CA, 95620 707-678-7070

Yolo County Minimum Security Jail

2500 East Gibson Road, Yolo, CA, 95776 530-668-5245, 530-666-8282
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