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Contra Costa County Jail - West County Detention Facility

5555 Giant Highway
Richmond, CA 94806

 

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•    Inmate’s Booking Information
•    Inmate’s Mugshot
•    Criminal Charges
•    Bail / Bond Amounts
•    Recent Arrests

Inmate Mail Policies, Address and What can be Mailed

Mail Dos & Do Nots:
•    Mail Policies
•    What Not to Mail
•    What is Allowed?
•    Can You Mail Photos?
•    Electronic Messaging

Inmate Phone Policy & Account Registration 

Calling Friends & Family from Contra Costa County Jail - West County Detention Facility
•    How Do Inmates Call?
•    What Phone Service Do They Use?
•    What is the Cost?
•    Prepaid Cards or Collect Calls?
•    Emailing Text & Photos

Inmate Accounts, Sending Money & Commissary

Money & Commissary at the Contra Costa County Jail - West County Detention Facility
•    Adding Money Online / At the Facility / By Mail
•    Minimums & Maximums
•    What Service is Used?
•    Commissary & Care Packs

Inmate Visitation Rules, Schedules & Video Visits

Everything About Contra Costa County Jail - West County Detention Facility Visitation 
•    Who Can Visit
•    Registration
•    Visitation Schedule
•    Visitation Rules
•    Visitation Dress Code
•    Remote Video Visits

Inmate Bail, Bonds & How it Works

Bail Bonding from the Contra Costa County Jail - West County Detention Facility
•    How to Bail Bond
•    Where to Bail Bond
•    Bail Bond Agents
•    Self-Release Bonding
•    Bail Bond Cost

About the Contra Costa County Jail - West County Detention Facility

The Contra Costa County Jail - West County Detention Facility, located in the city of Richmond, in Contra Costa County, California is a medium to maximum-security facility.

Every year this facility has 22080 Bookings, with a daily average of 1104 Inmates and a staff of 276.

Inmates range from low level misdemeanor offenders to those being held and awaiting trial for violent crimes like robbery, rape and murder. Therefore, the security level must be high.

Correctional officers in Contra Costa County Jail - West County Detention Facility are armed with mace and trained to use physical force to protect themselves, visitors and inmates from violence. 

All of the men and women being held in the Contra Costa County Jail - West County Detention Facility are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Contra Costa County Court System and been sentenced to one year or less. 

The Contra Costa County Jail - West County Detention Facility also houses inmates arrested by this county’s municipal police departments. 

A full list of the cities and towns can be found below.

Family and Friends of inmates are allowed to:
•    Receive phone calls from the inmates, 
•    Provide them with commissary money
•    Receive and send them mail
•    Schedule a time to visit. 

Convicted and Sentenced Inmates

When an inmate is convicted and sentenced to a year or more, they are transferred to the California State Prison System or the Federal Bureau of Prisons.  

Inmates that are convicted of a misdemeanor and/or sentenced to less than one year of a state crime serve their time in the jail. 

Illegal immigrants convicted of a state or federal crime will first do their time, then may be transferred into ICE custody for deportation.

Contra Costa County Jail - West County Detention Facility

STATE COUNTY BEDS
California Contra Costa 1,104


PHYSICAL ADDRESS

5555 Giant Highway
Richmond, CA 94806


TELEPHONE NUMBER

INMATE MAIL

Inmate's First and Last Name and booking #
West Detention Facility
5535 Giant Highway
Richmond, CA 94806


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This facility, known as "Contra Costa County Jail - West County Detention Facility" is also known as Contra Costa County Sheriff, Contra Costa County Criminal Court, Contra Costa County Jail, West Detention, Contra Costa County Jail, West Detention, California, Contra Costa.

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