Calaveras County Jail Inmate Tablet Rental

Calaveras County Jail

Address:
891 Mountain Ranch Road
San Andreas, CA 95249

Phone:

209-754-6499

Securus Tablet Rental

Calaveras County Jail now offers Securus 'SecureView' Tablet Rentals to their inmates.

  
Securus is the same company that handles the inmate phone system, video visitations, email and texting and digital letters.

The tablets can be rented on a monthly basis and while not directly connected to the internet, the inmates can use them for the following activities:

  • Phone Calls - Inmates may make calls directly from their tablet allowing for more privacy. The rates are the same as the phones in the unit, and the calls are still recorded and monitored.
  • eMessaging - Communicate via a text based message or picture. Fee based system.
  • Job Search - Using JobView, a secure job search application, inmates have the ability to see what jobs are available when they are released.
  • Education - Free educational platform and course catalog that provides thousands of educational resources.
  • Self Help -Inmates have daily access to mental health and addiction recovery programming.
  • Music - Top-40, Hip-Hop, Country, Rock, Gospel, and more.
  • Law Library -  Legal research with up-to-date case information.
  • eBooks - Thousands of available titles.
  • Religion - Religious resources for spiritual guidance.
  • Games - Inmates can play their favorite games. Available through monthly subscriptions
  • Facility Services - Digital access to submitted forms, requests, facility documents, and notifications from staff.

Here's how it works:

  • Register here.  It is recommended you use Chrome or Firefox.
  • Pay for the subscription using Paypal.
  • You get charged the 1st of each month. 
  • You get charged a full month even if it's only used for a partial month.
  • No activation or early termination fees.
  • Your inmate will recieve their tablet in 3-5 business days, after you pay.

Questions:

How to Rent a Tablet for an Inmate in Calaveras County Jail

To rent a tablet for an inmate in Calaveras County follow these instructions:

  • Register here.  It is recommended you use Chrome or Firefox.
  • Pay for the subscription using Paypal.
  • You get charged the 1st of each month. 
  • You get charged a full month even if it's only used for a partial month.
  • No activation or early termination fees.
  • Your Calaveras County inmate will recieve their tablet in 3-5 business days, after you pay.

If you have any questions:

For all Calaveras County information on Tablet Rentals for your inmate, check out our Tablet Rental Page.


 

How to Send a Carepack Commissary Package Directly to an Inmate in Calaveras County

To send a commissary carepack (food, snacks and goods) directly to an inmate in Calaveras County Jail follow these steps:

  • Select California, then select Calaveras County Jail, and then select the 'Send a Package Order' option.
  • Register and create an account with Access Securepak, for Calaveras 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 Calaveras County at any one time.

For all information, tips and available items for shipping Commissary packages to an inmate in Calaveras County Jail check out our Commissary Instructions Page for Calaveras County.


 

How to Send a Secure Email Message to an Inmate in Calaveras County

To send a secure email message to an inmate in Calaveras County Jail follow these steps:

  • Register with Access Corrections by creating an account.
  • Select California, then select Calaveras 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 Calaveras County Jail check out our Secure Messaging Guide for Calaveras County.


 

How an Inmate Makes a Phone Call to You or Others from Calaveras County Jail

To set up a phone account so that your inmate can call you from Calaveras County do the following:

1. Enroll in an account with Securus Technologies.

2. Choose one of three account types, Securus Debit, Advance Connect or Direct Bill.
3. Choose [facility_name_1}, then connect with your inmate.
4. If you have any questions, call Securus: 972-734-1111 or 800-844-6591.

To find out fees, how to's, calling times, limits on phone calls and other systems Securus has do that you can communicate with your Calaveras County inmate, check out our Inmate Phone Page.
NOTE: All of your inmate's phone calls are recorded and stored. It is advised not to discuss their pending case.


 

How to Send a Text or Email Message to an Inmate in Calaveras County Jail

To send a text or email message to a Calaveras County inmate, do the following:

Calaveras County Jail uses Securus eMessaging for Inmate Email.

Register here. (You are already registered if you signed up with Securus for 'Phone' or 'Remote Visitation' in Calaveras County or any jail or prison in the country).
Steps: 
1.  Sign up for eMessaging
2. Find your Calaveras County inmate.
3. Purchase a book of Securus ‘stamps’.
4. Type & Send message.

For all Calaveras County information for sending secure messages to an inmate in Calaveras County Jail, including instructions, video examples, fees, limits, tablet rentals and more, check out out Text/Email an Inmate Page.


 

How to Schedule and Visit an Inmate in Calaveras County Jail

To schedule and set up a visit, either at-the-jail or remotely from your home, follow these instructions:

  • Register and/or log in.
  • Select Calaveras County Jail, then your inmate.
  • Review the days, available hours and the cost of remote and on-site visits in Calaveras County.
  • Schedule your visit.

To get more complete instructions, and understand visit lengths, times, locations, fees and all the other rules including children, dress codes and more, check out or Visit Inmate Page.
NOTE: All visits are recorded and whatever you say and do will be monitored. It is best to never discuss sensitive information regarding your inmate's pending case.


 

How to Send Money to an Inmate in Calaveras County

To send commissary money to an inmate in Calaveras County Jail follow these steps:

  • Register with Access Corrections by creating an account.
  • Select California, then select Calaveras County Jail, and then the inmate you want to send money to.
  • Choose the amount of money you want to send, and input your payment method.

For all information on how to Send Money to an inmate's account check out our full money and commissary guide for Calaveras County Jail.