Butte County Jail Inmate Mail Policies and Address - What Can You Send, and Where?
For inmates receiving mail in the Butte County Jail there are different addresses and policies depending on the inmate's status, as well as what type of mail they are receiving; personal mail, legal mail, subscriptions or books sent from a third-party such as Amazon.
All mail, newspapers, magazines and books are to be shipped to the Butte County Jail:
Butte County Jail
7 Gillick Way
Oroville, CA 95965
For complete information on mail policies, what you can send an inmate and what address to send them, check out our Inmate Mail page.
How to Send a Secure Email Message to an Inmate in Butte County
To send a secure email message to an inmate in Butte County Jail follow these steps:
- Register with Access Corrections by creating an account.
- Select California, then select Butte County Jail, and then the inmate you want to send your message to.
- Choose the amount of money you want to spend, and input your payment method. The funds can also be used by the inmate to send a message back to you.
- NOTE: All messages between you and your inmate will be permanently recorded and seen by the staff and could be used against your inmate in court.
For all information on how to Text/Email an Inmate in Butte County Jail check out our Secure Messaging Guide for Butte County.
How to Deposit Money into an Inmate's Account in Butte County Jail
To deposit money into the account of an inmate in Butte County, follow these instructions:
- Create an account with Touchpay Services, a GTL company.
- Select California.
- Select Butte County Jail
- Enter the Inmate ID of your inmate. This can be found by calling 530-538-7471 or by looking up the inmate's name in the Inmate Search link.
- Enter your billing information and send money.
- You can also deposit cash using the kiosk at the Butte County Jail. To do this you need the Inmate's ID Number and the Facility Locator Number for Butte County.
For all the information you need regarding making an inmate deposit, what it costs, how much you can send, how long it takes for your inmate to receive funds and more, and to get the Facility Locator Number, check out our Send Money Page.
How to Send a Carepack Commissary Package Directly to an Inmate in Butte County
To send a commissary carepack (food, snacks and goods) directly to an inmate in Butte County Jail follow these steps:
- Select California, then select Butte County Jail, and then select the 'Send a Package Order' option.
- Register and create an account with Access Securepak, for Butte County.
- Choose the inmate and the products you want shipped to them, and input your payment method.
- NOTE: There may be a limit on how much product you can send your inmate in Butte County at any one time.
For all information, tips and available items for shipping Commissary packages to an inmate in Butte County Jail check out our Commissary Instructions Page for Butte County.
How Do Inmates in Butte County Jail Make Phone Calls?
To receive phone calls from inmates in Butte County, or to assist them in making phone calls to other people, follow these steps:
- Butte County Jail uses the services of IC Solutions.
- Register with them online or call them at 888-506-8407.
- Agents are available 24 hours a day, and speak both English & Spanish.
- Services for Butte County inmates and their families and friends include Collect Calling, PIN Debits, Purchasing Calling Cards, Voicemail & Prepaid calls. In addition, IC Solutions provides secure messaging, sending photos, video phone calls and online deposits for inmates and their families in Butte County.
- Although rates are subject to change, they generally run about $0.21 per minute for phone calls.
Note: All your calls with an inmate are recorded, stored and shared with law enforcement if the conversation deals with your case or any criminal activity. Anything communicated can be used against you or your inmate in court.
For all the information regarding phone calls with Butte County inmates; rules, policies, phone calling times, limits and more visit our Inmate Phone Page.