The San Mateo County Youth Services Center
in San Mateo, San Mateo 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 Mateo County Youth Services Center
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 Mateo County Youth Services Center
are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the San Mateo 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 Mateo County Youth Services Center
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 Mateo County, California are: Men’s Secure Facility - San Mateo County Jail
, Men's Transitional Facility - San Mateo County
, North County Correctional Facility - San Mateo County
, San Mateo County - Maguire Correctional Facility
, San Mateo County - Minimum Security Facilities
, San Mateo County - Women's Correctional Center
, San Mateo County Alternative Sentencing Bureau
. In addition, San Mateo County houses the following juvenile facilities: Camp Glenwood for Boys
, Margaret J. Kemp Girls Camp
On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: San Mateo County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the San Mateo County Youth Services Center
Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, San Mateo County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.
San Mateo County Youth Services Center
San Mateo County Juvenile Hall
San Mateo County Juvenile Probation Department
222 Paul Scannell Drive
San Mateo, CA 94402
SAN MATEO COUNTY INMATE SEARCH INSTRUCTIONS
To locate an inmate in the San Mateo County Corrections Division call 650-363-4311.
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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.