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Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections
260 N. Spring Street
Blythe, CA 92226

To locate or find information about an inmate in the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections, call the jail at 760-921-5780 or look them up on the official Inmate Search Jail Roster for Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections.

For information on any of the inmate services such as inmate visitation, receiving phone calls, sending an inmate a letter, a text, an email, money, commissary or anything else, click on any of the green 'inmate services' buttons above.

If you are still having trouble finding an inmate, you can usually find them in the database of any of the inmate service companies linked above.


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About the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections

The Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections, located in the city of Blythe, in Riverside County, California is a medium to maximum-security facility.

Every year this facility has 2300 Bookings, with a daily average of 115 Inmates and a staff of 28.
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 Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections 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 Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Riverside County Court System and been sentenced to one year or less. 

The Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections 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.

How to Schedule and Visit an Inmate in Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections

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 Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections, then your inmate.
  • Review the days, available hours and the cost of remote and on-site visits in Riverside 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 a Secure Email Message to an Inmate in Riverside County

To send a secure email message to an inmate in Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections follow these steps:

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


 

How to Send Money to an Inmate in Riverside County

To send commissary money to an inmate in Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections follow these steps:

  • Register with Access Corrections by creating an account.
  • Select California, then select Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections, 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 Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections.


 

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

To send a commissary carepack (food, snacks and goods) directly to an inmate in Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections follow these steps:

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

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


 

How Does an Inmate Make Phone Calls in Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections?

To receive phone calls from an inmate in Riverside County follow these instructions:

Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections uses the services of NCIC for inmate phone calling. It is called a ‘friends & family account”.

In order to receive phone calls from your inmate, you need to do the following:

  • Register here, or by phone 800-943-2189
  • Choose California.
  • Choose Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections
  • Select your Inmate.
  • Enter the phone number your Inmate will be calling.
  • Fund your Account. ($10-$100 at a time)

NOTE:
1.   You cannot receive any calls to your phone number from your inmate until both you and your phone number are registered.
2.  When you do receive a call, the number you will view on your phone from the incoming call is: 800-943-2189.
3.  When allowed by Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections, families can also leave secure voicemails for inmates to listen to.

Fees

  • Adding funds to your account - $3.00 
  • Cost of phone call of a Prepaid Collect Account - $0.21 per minute
  • Cost of an interstate (ex. California to a different state) phone call NOT Prepaid - $0.25 per minute
  • Cost of an intrastate (ex. California to California) phone call NOT Prepaid - $0.25 per minute
  • Cost if you set up your account (or fund it) by phone using a live agent, you will be charged a one-time fee of $5.95.

NCIC Customer Service
Phone - 800-943-2189 or 903-247-0069
Email – [email protected]
Full list of participating jails.

For all the information regarding phone calls with Riverside County inmates; rules, policies, phone calling times, fees, limits and more visit our Inmate Phone Page.


 

How an Inmate Makes a Phone Call to You or Others from Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections

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


 

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs for Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections General Information

Do you want to know some quick facts about Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections?... or how to find an Inmate, and then how to to communicate with them when you do locate them?

We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions people always ask us in order to help you find this information.... so keep scrolling down to the bottom of the page to get your questions answered. But if you still have questions and the answer is not on any of the other pages linked from the green buttons at the top of the page, call the facility at 760-921-5780.

Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections

STATE COUNTY BEDS
California Riverside 115


PHYSICAL ADDRESS

260 N. Spring Street
Blythe, CA 92226


TELEPHONE NUMBER

INMATE MAIL

Inmate's First and Last Name
Inmate's Full Name, Booking Number
Blythe Jail
PO Box 1270
Blythe, CA 92226


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Frequently Asked Questions

How many inmates are in the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections in California?
There are 115 inmates in the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections in California. While that is what they are approved to have incarcerated at any one time, they have on occasion had to add additional beds, even having inmates sleep on the floor when overcrowding becomes an issue. When possible, Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections will temporarily transfer some inmates to a neighboring facility, or if necessary, release some offenders from custody. Learn more about how to search for a specific inmate in the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections.

How many people get arrested and booked into the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections in California every year?
In 2021, a total of 2300 offenders were booked into the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections in California. That is less than previous years, mostly due to restrictions related to the COVID pandemic. As of April 2022, the number of arrests and bookings are returning to normal, which means they are running higher than 2021. Learn more about how to search for an inmate in the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections.

How many people work at the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections in California?
The Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections maintains a staff of approximately 28. Staff positions include correction officers, maintenance, clerical, kitchen workers and management. California law allows for inmates to work alongside the paid staff during their incarceration, saving the facility money. Even though the inmates are paid, the cost is less than 15% of what a normal worker from the outside would be paid.

Does the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections in California have an inmate search or jail roster to see who is in custody?
Yes, the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections in California has an Inmate Search Roster feature. Learn more about how to search for an inmate in the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections. When you get to this page click on the big green button that reads 'OFFICIAL Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections INMATE LIST'. After clicking on the link, type in the offender's name and then click 'search'. You can always call and speak to someone on the staff at 760-921-5780 if you are have further questions. In most cases the Inmate Roster provides information about the inmate's bond, criminal charges, mugshot, and even their release date, as long as they are not being sent to a California prison or the US Bureau of Prisons to serve a sentence that is longer than one year.

What is the address and phone number of the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections in California?
The Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections address and phone number is: 260 N. Spring Street
Blythe, CA 92226. Their phone number is 760-921-5780. To find out the address for sending an inmate mail, sending newspapers, magazines or care packages, learn more about how to mail an inmate in the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections.

Where do I found out all the inmate services at Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections, such as visitation policy and schedule, how the inmate phone system works, emailing an inmate, and sending them money to buy things in commissary?
Here is where you get direct access to all the information you need for Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections inmate services: Learn more about how to visit an inmate in the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections. Learn more about how to get phone calls from an inmate in the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections. Learn more about how to text/email an inmate in the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections. Learn more about how to send money to an inmate in the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections. Learn more about how to mail an inmate and what's allowed in the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections. Learn more about inmate commissary in the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections.

How do I bail or bond an inmate out of the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections?
Call 760-921-5780 for the type of bond and any information that is required for a particular individual at Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections. A bond is set according to a court-approved schedule. You will either have to pay a cash bail, or put up a private, surety or a property bond to guarantee to the court that the defendant will return on their assigned court date. Learn more about how to bail or bond out an inmate in the Blythe Jail Facility - Riverside County Corrections.

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