Kern County Juvenile Pathways Academy Inmate Mail

Kern County Juvenile Pathways Academy Inmate Mail

When mailing a letter or postcard to an inmate, please address your mail as follows:

Juvenile's first and last name
c/o Kern County Juvenile Pathways Academy
1831 Ridge Road
Bakersfield, CA 93305

All mail sent to an inmate at the Kern County Juvenile Pathways Academy must include the sender's name and mailing address in the top left corner of the envelope or postcard.

Failure to include your return address will most likely result in your mail NOT being delivered and your letter destroyed.

Main Phone: 661-868-4300

The information below provides complete instructions regarding the Kern County Juvenile Pathways Academy Inmate Mail Policies, Mail Instructions, what type of mail is NOT allowed, Rules for Mailing letters, photos, postcards, emailing an inmate, magazines, newspapers, books and packages to Kern County Juvenile Pathways Academy in Bakersfield, California.

Follow these instructions exactly to help ensure that your inmate receives his/her mail and not have it thrown away.

The Kern County Juvenile Pathways Academy has a zero-tolerance policy regarding mail violations.

How to address your Inmate's Postcard or Envelope

Inmate's First and Last Name
Juvenile's first and last name
c/o Kern County Juvenile Pathways Academy
1831 Ridge Road
Bakersfield, CA 93305

All mail sent to an inmate at the Kern County Juvenile Pathways Academy must include the senders name and mailing address in the top left corner of the envelope or postcard.

Failure to include your return address will most likely result in your mail NOT being delivered and discarded.

To confirm the mailing address and/or any new policies regarding inmate mail call 661-868-4300 or check the most recent updates on the jail's website by going here.

How to Schedule and Visit an Inmate in Kern County Juvenile Pathways Academy

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 Kern County Juvenile Pathways Academy, then your inmate.
  • Review the days, available hours and the cost of remote and on-site visits in Kern 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 an Inmate Makes a Phone Call to You or Others from Kern County Juvenile Pathways Academy

To set up a phone account so that your inmate can call you from Kern 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 Kern 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.