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San Diego County Detention Bureau

PO Box 939062
San Diego, CA 92193-9062

 

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Inmate Search, Booking Information & Mugshots

The Inmate Search Page for the San Diego County Detention Bureau:
•    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 San Diego County Detention Bureau
•    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 San Diego County Detention Bureau
•    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 San Diego County Detention Bureau 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 San Diego County Detention Bureau
•    How to Bail Bond
•    Where to Bail Bond
•    Bail Bond Agents
•    Self-Release Bonding
•    Bail Bond Cost

About the San Diego County Detention Bureau

The San Diego County Detention Bureau, located in the city of San Diego, in San Diego County, California is a medium to maximum-security facility.

Every year this facility has 122940 Bookings, with a daily average of 6147 Inmates and a staff of 1536.

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 San Diego County Detention Bureau 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 San Diego County Detention Bureau are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the San Diego County Court System and been sentenced to one year or less. 

The San Diego County Detention Bureau 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.

San Diego County Detention Bureau

STATE COUNTY BEDS
California San Diego 6,147


PHYSICAL ADDRESS

PO Box 939062
San Diego, CA 92193-9062


TELEPHONE NUMBER

INMATE MAIL

Inmate's First and Last Name
INMATES ARE NOT HOUSED HERE. IT IS USED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE PURPOSES.
San Diego, CA 92193-9062


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This facility, known as "San Diego County Detention Bureau" is also known as John F. Duffy Administrative Center, San Diego County Detention Services Bureau, San Diego County Jail & Detention Bureau, San Diego County Jail & Detention Bureau, California, San Diego.

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