San Diego County-Kearny Mesa Family & Friends Information

San Diego County-Kearny Mesa INMATE & FAMILY SERVICES

San Diego County-Kearny Mesa

2801 Meadow Lark Drive
San Diego, CA 92123


Photos and Videos of San Diego County-Kearny Mesa


Inmate Search, Booking Information & Mugshots

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

About the San Diego County-Kearny Mesa

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

Every year this facility has 7180 Bookings, with a daily average of 359 Inmates and a staff of 89.

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-Kearny Mesa 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-Kearny Mesa 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-Kearny Mesa 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-Kearny Mesa

California San Diego 359


2801 Meadow Lark Drive
San Diego, CA 92123



Inmate's First and Last Name
Juvenile's first and last name
Kearny Mesa Detention Facility
2801 Meadow Lark Drive
San Diego, CA 92123

This facility, known as "San Diego County-Kearny Mesa" is also known as KMJDF, San Diego County Juvenile Hall, Kearny Mesa Detention Facility, San Diego County Jail, Kearny Mesa, San Diego County Jail, Kearny Mesa, California, San Diego.