Placerville Jail Information

300 Forni Road, Placerville, CA, 95667

Placerville Jail is a low security police department jail located in city of Placerville, El Dorado County, CA. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under California state law. It houses the people who have been arrested and are awaiting trial, sentence or pending plea. Most of the inmates serving their time in Placerville Jail are sentenced for less then a year for crimes which are less serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by California Department of Corrections (CDCR)

Below we have given information about the Placerville Jail including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Placerville Jail Prison Information

Jail Name :Placerville Jail
Jail Type :Police Department Jail
Location:300 Forni Road, Placerville, CA, 95667
Contact Numbers:530-621-6000
Postal Code:95667
State :California
County:El Dorado County
Jail Webpage://

Placerville Jail Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Placerville Jail, 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
300 Forni Road, Placerville, CA, 95667

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 530-621-6000.

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 Placerville Jail 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 6 nearby jails/prisons

Folsom State Prison (FSP)

300 Prison Road, Represa, CA, 95671 916-985-2561

California State Prison, Sacramento (SAC)

Prison Road, Represa, CA, 95671 916-985-8610

Placerville Jail

300 Forni Road, Placerville, CA, 95667 530-621-6000

El Dorado County Jail - Placerville Jail

300 Fair Lane, Placerville, CA, 95667 530-621-6000

Pine Grove Youth Conservation (Fire) Camp #JC-1

13630 Aqueduct-Volcano Road, Pine Grove, CA, 95665 209-296-7581

Placer County Juvenile Hall

299 Fair Lane, Placerville, CA, 95667 530-621-5585

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