California Jails: A Complete List of Jails and Correctional Systems in California

The California Jail System

There are 165 California jails in the state's 58 counties with a rated capacity of 84,269 beds. The California jails population in 2005 was 82,138 individuals incarcerated. The Board of Corrections establishes California jail standards and conducts inspections, but does not have enforcement authority.

The California Prison System

The Dept. of Corrections & Rehabilitation manages 33 prisons, 37 camps, and 12 community facilities across California. The inmate count was 161,349 in July, 2011. The Department's budget in FY 2010 was $10.6 billion, with staff of 63,050. In May 2011, the U.S. Supreme Court ordered the state to reduce the population in their 33 prisons to 137.5% of their design capacity. There were 143,000 inmates in those facilities in June, 2011 (179% of the design capacity of 79,858). Population reductions were ordered to be complete by May 24, 2013.

The Community Corrections System

In 2009, 58 county probation agencies supervise 312,046 adult probationers. Funding comes primarily from county governments and offender fees. The Parole and Community Services Division of the Dept. of Corrections & Rehabilitation supervised 106,035 parolees.

California Bail Bonds

The state has one of the largest counts of inmates incarcerated and has a wide variety of bail bonds agents available to the public. Places like Los Angeles bail bonds, and San Diego bail bonds have grown immensely. Jail Resource has taken the time to choose verified and genuine bail bondsmen and have assigned them to each jail they specialize in. 

Simply select a California county jail to find a bail bondsman if needed.

Adelanto Detention Center - Adelanto, CA Alameda County Jail - San Leandro, CA Amador County Jail - Jackson, CA
Berkeley City Jail - Berkeley, CA Blythe Jail - Blythe, CA Butte County Jail - Oroville, CA
Calaveras County Jail - San Andreas, CA Central Detention Center
 County Jail - Bernardino, CA Central Jail - Santa Ana, CA
Century Detention Facility - Lynwood, CA Chula Vista Jail - Vista, CA Colusa County Jail - Colusa, CA
Del Norte County Jail - Crescent City, CA East Mesa Detention Facility - San Diego, CA Elmwood Correctional Facility - Milpitas, CA
Fresno County Jail - Fresno, CA Gilroy City Jail - Gilroy, CA Glenn County Jail - Willows, CA
Glenn Dyer Jail - Oakland, CA Humboldt County Detention Center - Eureka, CA Imperial Jail - El Centro, CA
Indio Jail - Indio, CA Inyo County Jail - Independence, CA James A Musick Facility - Irvine, CA
Kern County Jail - Bakersfield, CA Kings County Jail - Hanford, CA Lake County - Lakeport, CA
Las Colinas Detention Facility - Santee, CA Lerdo Jail - Bakersfield, CA Los Angeles County Jail - Los Angeles, CA
Madera County Jail - Madera, CA Marin County Jail - San Rafael, CA Mariposa County Jail - Mariposa, CA
Marsh Creek Detention Facility - Clayton, CA Martinez Detention Facility - Martinez, CA Mendocino County Jail - Ukiah, CA
Merced County Jail - Merced, CA Mira Loma - Lancaster, CA Modoc County Jail - Alturas, CA
Mono County Jail - Bridgeport, CA Monterey County Jail - Salinas, CA Morgan Hill Jail - Hill, CA
Napa County Jail - Napa, CA Nevada County Jail - Nevada City, CA Oakland City Jail - Oakland, CA
Orange County Jail - Santa Ana, CA Pichess Detention Center (the Ranch)
 - Castaic, CA Placer Jail - Auburn, CA
Placerville County Jail - Placerville, CA Plumas County Correctional Center - Quincy, CA PreTrial Detention Facility - Ventura, CA
Ridgecrest Jail - Ridgecrest, CA Robert Presley Detention Center - Riverside, CA Sacramento County Jail - Sacramento, CA
San Benito County Jail - Hollister, CA San Bruno County Jail - San Bruno, CA San Diego Jail - San Diego, CA
San Francisco County Jail - San Francisco, CA San Joaquin County Jail - French Camp, CA San Leandro City - Leandro, CA
San Luis Obispo County Jail - San Luis Obispo, CA San Mateo County Jail - Redwood City, CA Santa Ana Jail - Santa Ana, CA
Santa Barbara County Jail - Santa Barbara, CA Santa Clara County Jail - Milpitas, CA Santa Cruz County Jail - Santa Cruz, CA
Santa Rita County Jail - Dublin, CA Shasta County Jail - Redding, CA Sierra County Jail - Downieville, CA
Siskiyou County Jail - Yreka, CA Smith Correctional Facility - Banning, CA Solano County Detention Facility - Fairfield, CA
Sonoma County Detention Center - Santa Rosa, CA South Bay Detention Facility - Chula Vista, CA South Lake Tahoe Jail - Lake Tahoe, CA
Southwest Detention Center - Murrieta, CA Stanislaus County Jail - Modesto, CA Sunnyvale Jail - Sunnyvale, CA
Sutter County Jail - Yuba City, CA Tehama County Jail - Red Bluff, CA Theo Lacy Facility - Orange, CA
Trinity County Jail - Weaverville, CA Tulare County Detention Operations - Visalia, CA Tuolumne County Jail - Sonora, CA
Ventura County Jail - Thousand Oaks, CA Venture County Jail Todd Road Facility - Santa Paula, CA Vista Detention Facility - Vista, CA
West County Detention Facility - Richmond, CA West Valley Detention Center - Rancho Cucamonga, CA Yolo County Jail - Woodland, CA
Yuba County Jail - Marysville, CA
Here you can find information on our nations county jails including general jail information such as address and phone number, inmate visitation rights, how to send mail and money to inmates, and resources on posting bail and getting bail bonds. Please contact us if you find any incorrect or missing information.