The San Francisco County Jail # 1
in San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, like all jails is a maximum security facility. Because the inmates in this jail range from low level offenders to those being held for violent crimes like robbery, rape and murder, the security level is as high as is it is in any maximum security state prison. Some of the security features in this facility include security cameras, electronic detection and reinforced fencing topped with razor wire. Correctional officers in San Francisco County Jail # 1
are armed with mace and trained to use physical force to protect themselves and other inmates from violence.
The men, women and juveniles being held in the San Francisco County Jail # 1
are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the San Francisco County Court System already and been sentenced to a period of time of one year or less. When an inmate is sentenced to a year or more, they are admitted into the California Prison
or Federal Prison System
Inmates in the San Francisco County Jail # 1
are fed three meals a day totaling 2,500 calories, are allowed access to phones to contact friends and family members, are allowed at least one hour a day for exercise, have access to books, bathroom and shower facilities. The inmates are allowed mail to be delivered to them as well as newspapers and magazine from trusted outside publishers.
The other jail facilities in San Francisco County, California are: San Francisco County Jail # 2
, San Francisco County Jail # 4
, San Francisco County Jail # 5
, San Francisco County Jail # 7
. In addition, San Francisco County houses the following juvenile facilities: Log Cabin Ranch School
, San Francisco County Juvenile Hall
, San Francisco County Juvenile Justice Center
On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: San Francisco County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the San Francisco County Jail # 1
Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, San Francisco County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.
San Francisco County Jail # 1 Inmate Search
Classification Facility - Intake & Release Center
San Francisco Criminal Court
Hall of Justice
425 7th Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
NO MAIL OR VISITS AT THIS JAIL
This a temporary Booking Facility
SAN FRANCISCO COUNTY JAIL INMATE SEARCH INSTRUCTIONS
To find an inmate in the San Francisco County Jail System call 415-553-1430.
Follow the instructions and the graphic below:
1. Click on the blue 'Offenders' icon on the top left of this page.
2. Fill in the Offender's full legal Last Name and First Name.
If you are unsure of the spelling of the last name, check the 'Partial last name search' box to the right of the last name.
3. Click on the 'Search' button on the bottom left of the page.