Kern County James G. Bowles Juvenile Hall Information

661-868-4300
1831 Ridge Road, Bakersfield, CA, 93305


Kern County James G. Bowles Juvenile Hall is a medium security county jail located in city of Bakersfield, Kern County, CA. It houses juvenile inmates below 16 years of age who are convicted for crimes which come under California state law. Most of the inmate’s serving time in this prison are sentenced for the period of over a year and are sentenced for crimes which are serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by California Department of Corrections (CDCR)

Below we have given information about the Kern County James G. Bowles Juvenile Hall including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Kern County James G. Bowles Juvenile Hall Prison Information

Jail Name :Kern County James G. Bowles Juvenile Hall
Jail Type :County Jail
Location:1831 Ridge Road, Bakersfield, CA, 93305
Contact Numbers:661-868-4300
Capacity:
City:Bakersfield
Postal Code:93305
State :California
County:Kern County
Jail Webpage://kernprobation.com/institutions/juvenile-hall/

Kern County James G. Bowles Juvenile Hall Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Kern County James G. Bowles Juvenile Hall, you can visit the the inmate search/roster link here. Alternatively you can call on to enquire about the inmate.

Note: Keep inmate information like Full Name, age, sex, date of birth and inmate ID handy.

If you are still not able to find the whereabouts of the inmate, then you can try searching on California statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
1831 Ridge Road, Bakersfield, CA, 93305

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 661-868-4300.

Note: In case of packages, prior approval from prison administration may be required. Contact the prison staff for more information.

Sending Money

Inmates can receive money into their commissary account via check, money order or cashier. Visitors can also deposit money directly into the inmate’s account at jail administrative office.

Note: When sending the money via check or money order, make sure you mention inmate id and full name at the back

Phone calls:

Inmates can call to any person on the approved members list between 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM. The receiver has to bear the cost of the call and the call can be of maximum 30 mins. During rush hours the call time is reduced to 10 mins.

Visitation Rules

If you are visiting someone in Kern County James G. Bowles Juvenile Hall make sure you are in approved visitor list. It’s good idea to confirm with the prison authorities before coming for a visit.

Here are the basic visitation rules which one must adhere to:

  • Visitor must not be a prior felon.
  • Must have a valid government ID.
  • For children below 16 years of age, a legal guardian must be accompanied.
Visitation Hours
Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Nearby Jail/Prison

There are 11 nearby jails/prisons

Kern County Lerdo Pre-Trial Facility

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

Kern County Lerdo Minimum Security Facility

17635 Industrial Farm Road, Bakersfield, CA, 93308 661-391-7802

Kern County Work Release Center

1415 Truxtun AvenueSuite 100, Bakersfield, CA, 93301 661-868-5501

Kern County Lerdo Max-Med Security Facility

17645 Industrial Farm Road, Bakersfield, CA, 93308 661-391-2064

Kern County Central Receiving Facility

1415 Truxtun AvenuePO Box 2208, Bakersfield, CA, 93303-2208 661-868-6850

Kern County Juvenile - Larry J. Rhoades Crossroads Facility

17824 Quality Road, Bakersfield, CA, 93305 661-391-2200

Kern County Juvenile Crossroads Facility

17824 Quality Road, Bakersfield, CA, 93308 661-391-2200

Kern County Jail

1350 Norris Road, Bakersfield, CA, 93308 661-391-7577

Mesa Verde Community Correctional Facility - GEO

425 Golden State Avenue, Bakersfield, CA, 93301 661-321-0026

Bakersfield Jail

1601 Truxtun Avenue, Bakersfield, CA, 93301 661-327-7111

Kern County James G. Bowles Juvenile Hall

1831 Ridge Road, Bakersfield, CA, 93305 661-868-4300

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