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

Sacramento County Juvenile Detention

9601 Kiefer Boulevard, Sacramento, CA, 95827 916-875-6996

Alhambra Jail

211 South First Street, Alhambra, CA, 91801 626-570-5145, 626-570-1502

Folsom Jail

46 Natoma Street, Folsom, CA, 95630 916-355-7230

Hemet Police Department Jail

450 East Latham Avenue, Hemet, CA, 92543 951-765-2400

Arcadia Jail

250 West Huntington Drive, Arcadia, CA, 91066 626-574-5150, 626-574-5151

Fontana City Jail - GEO

17005 Upland Avenue, Fontana, CA, 92335 909-350-7740, 909-356-7190

Avalon Jail

215 Sumner Avenue, Avalon, CA, 90704 310-510-0174

Fort Bragg Jail

250 Cypress Street, Fort Bragg, CA, 95437 707-961-2800

Azusa Jail

725 North Alemeda Avenue, Azusa, CA, 91702 626-812-3277
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