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

Grass Valley Jail

129 South Auburn Street, Grass Valley, CA, 95945 530-477-4600

Naval Air Station - North Island

Box 357033, San Diego, CA, 92135 619-545-1011

LAPD - Foothill Area Los Angeles Jail

12760 Osborne Street, Pacoima, CA, 91331 818-756-8865

Greenfield Jail

599 El Camino RealPO Box 306, Greenfield, CA, 93927 831-674-5111

Naval Air Station - Lemoore

700 Avenger, Lemoore, CA, 93246 559-998-0100

Gridley Jail

685 Kentucky Street, Gridley, CA, 95948 530-846-5670

LAPD - Harbor Area Los Angeles Jail

2175 South John S. Gibson Blvd., San Pedro, CA, 90731 310-726-7999

Grover Beach Detention

711 Rockaway Avenue, Grover Beach, CA, 93433 805-473-4507

Hawthorne Jail

12501 South Hawthorne Boulevard, Hawthorne, CA, 90250 310-970-7258, 310-675-4443

Guadalupe Jail

4490 10th Street, Guadalupe, CA, 93434 805-343-2112
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