California Department of Corrections Facilities Near You

The California Department of Corrections (DOC) facilities are located across the state. In fact, there are state 10 of these institutions located in California. While the DOC oversees all of these facilities, it is important that you remember each location may have its own procedural requirements you need to follow.

Once you learn which California facility the inmate you are trying to contact is in, you can find out what you need to do to contact him or her. This site offers information regarding:

  • Visiting hours for a specific California correctional facility.
  • How to search for inmates.
  • How to send mail to individuals.
  • How to send money to inmates at a California facility.

Find a California Correctional Facility

You can use this site to find correctional facilities in California. Every city does not have its own DOC location. However, you can use this tool to search for one near you, and to see the addresses of other facilities in California and beyond. You can use this site to search for facilities based on:

  • City.
  • State.
  • ZIP code.

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