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

Gardena Jail

1718 West 162nd Street, Gardena, CA, 90247-3732 310-217-9670

Crescenta Valley Jail

4554 North Briggs Avenue, La Crescenta, CA, 91214 818-248-3464

Gilroy Jail

7301 Hanna Street, Gilroy, CA, 95020 408-846-0300

Culver Jail

4040 Duquesne Avenue, Culver City, CA, 90232 310-837-1221

Glendora Jail

150 South Glendora Avenue, Glendora, CA, 91741 626-914-8250

Devonshire Area Los Angeles Jail

10250 Etiwanda Avenue, Northridge, CA, 91325 818-832-0969, 213-473-6100

Gonzales Jail

425 Alta Street, Gonzales, CA, 93926 831-675-5010

Naval Base - San Diego

3455 Senn Road, San Diego, CA, 92136

El Monte Jail

11333 Valley Avenue, El Monte, CA, 91731 626-580-2110

Trinity County Jail

101 Memorial DrivePO Box 1119, Weaverville, CA, 96093 530-623-2611
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