San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm Family & Friends Information

SEARCH FOR AN INMATE IN San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm

Search for an inmate

San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm INMATE & FAMILY SERVICES

San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm
880 Oklahoma Ave.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405

To locate or find information about an inmate in the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm, call the jail at 805-781-4600 or look them up on the official Inmate Search Jail Roster for San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm.

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.


Click here for Photos and Videos of San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm

About the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm

The San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm, located in the city of San Luis Obispo, in San Luis Obispo County, California is a medium to maximum-security facility.

Every year this facility has 1500 Bookings, with a daily average of 75 Inmates and a staff of 18.
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 Luis Obispo County Honor Farm 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 Luis Obispo County Honor Farm are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the San Luis Obispo County Court System and been sentenced to one year or less. 

The San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm 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 Deposit Money in an Inmate's Trust Account in Order to Purchase Prepaid Calling Cards or Phone Calling Time

To Deposit Money in an inmate's account follow these steps:

  • Create a ConnectNetwork account 
  • Select your inmate, and add to them to your account,
  • Deposit money into his or her commissary account.

**NOTE** GTL is in a transition merging into a new company called ViaPath Technologies.


Features:

  • Deposit options available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week via phone 877-650-4249, and online.
  • Mobile-friendly deposit options are available via their app.
  • Deposits and payments made through automated channels (ConnectNetwork Website, Mobile App, Toll Free Phone, or Kiosk at the jail) are transmitted to the facility within one business day.
  • Deposits that are mailed are processed the next business day after they are received by GTL.
  • Inmate can choose how to spend the funds you deposit.

All the information you need to understand depositing money into an inmate's trust fund, specifically for phone calls in San Luis Obispo County, can be found on our Send Money Page.


 

How to Arrange Video Visitation with San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm Inmates

Follow these instructions to schedule and then visit an inmate using GTL.

  • Register yourself and all visitors.
  • Select San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm
  • Select your inmate.
  • Schedule your preferred time for the visit.

For all the information you need to know regarding scheduling, cost, rules, tips and guidelines of inmate visits at the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm, check out our Visit Inmate Page.


 

How Do You Communicate with an Inmate in the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm by Phone

Follow these instructions on how to open an account with GTL Connect Network (aka Viapath Technologies)

  • Advance Pay - This phone account allows you to prepay so that your inmate can call you (and only you) whenever he/she wants and the cost of each call is deducted from your balance. You can even be notified by text when your balance gets low. You still have the option of accepting or rejecting each call.
  • Pin Debit  -  This option allows you to fund an inmate's commissary account and lets him pay for phone calls to you and others with the money. You will have no control over who your inmate calls.
  • Voicemail  -  You can leave a secure voicemail without having to contact the facility. When you call the local phone number for a facility offering Inmate Voicemail (call Customer Service at 877-650-4249 to get the local voicemail number for San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm, you will be informed of the cost for leaving a message. To leave your message, simply select the inmate by ID number. Then, record your voicemail.

For full instructions on the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm Inmate Phone Syste, what the costs are, how it works, and tips and guidelines on rules, regulations and saving money on calls, check out our Send Money Page.


 

How to Deposit Money into an Inmate's Account in San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm

To deposit money into the account of an inmate in San Luis Obispo County, follow these instructions:

  • Create an account with Touchpay Services, a GTL company.
  • Select California.
  • Select San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm
  • Enter the Inmate ID of your inmate.  This can be found by calling 805-781-4600 or by looking up the inmate's name in the Inmate Search link above.
  • Enter your billing information and send money.
  • You can also deposit cash using the kiosk at the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm

For all the information you need regarding making an inmate deposit, what it costs, how much you can send, how long it takes for your inmate to receive funds and more, check out our Send Money Page.


 

How Does an Inmate Make Phone Calls in San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm?

To receive phone calls from an inmate in San Luis Obispo County follow these instructions:

San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm 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 San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm
  • 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 San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm, 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 San Luis Obispo County inmates; rules, policies, phone calling times, fees, limits and more visit our Inmate Phone Page.


 

How to Send a Carepack Commissary Package Directly to an Inmate in San Luis Obispo County

To send a commissary carepack (food, snacks and goods) directly to an inmate in San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm follow these steps:

  • Register here to create an account with icaregifts for San Luis Obispo County.
  • Choose California, then San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm, and then 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 San Luis Obispo County at any one time.
  • There are a total of fourteen (14) pre-determined icaregift packs available to choose from. 
  • The gift packs for inmates in San Luis Obispo County range in price from $10.49 for ten pre-stamped envelopes, 2 pens and a pad of writing paper, to $104.99 for a box of 85 snack and food items.

For all information, tips and available items for shipping Commissary packages to an inmate in San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm, as well as sending money to the inmate so that they can purchase their own items, check out our Commissary Instructions Page for San Luis Obispo County.


 

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs for San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm General Information

Do you want to know some quick facts about San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm?... 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 805-781-4600.

San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm

STATE COUNTY BEDS
California San Luis Obispo 75


PHYSICAL ADDRESS

880 Oklahoma Ave.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405


TELEPHONE NUMBER

INMATE MAIL

Inmate's First and Last Name
Inmate's Full Name, Inmate ID #
San Luis Obispo County Jail
PO Box 15409
San Luis Obispo, CA 93406


Photos

View 5 photos of this facility
San Luis Obispo County INMATE SEARCH OPTIONS

Photos of this facility
1 / 5
San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm located in San Luis Obispo CA (California) 1
2 / 5
San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm located in San Luis Obispo CA (California) 2
3 / 5
San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm located in San Luis Obispo CA (California) 3
4 / 5
San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm located in San Luis Obispo CA (California) 4
5 / 5
San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm located in San Luis Obispo CA (California) 5

Frequently Asked Questions

How many inmates are in the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm in California?
There are 75 inmates in the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm 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, San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm 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 San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm.

How many people get arrested and booked into the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm in California every year?
In 2021, a total of 1500 offenders were booked into the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm 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 San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm.

How many people work at the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm in California?
The San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm maintains a staff of approximately 18. 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 San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm in California have an inmate search or jail roster to see who is in custody?
Yes, the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm in California has an Inmate Search Roster feature. Learn more about how to search for an inmate in the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm. When you get to this page click on the big green button that reads 'OFFICIAL San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm 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 805-781-4600 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 San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm in California?
The San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm address and phone number is: 880 Oklahoma Ave.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405. Their phone number is 805-781-4600. 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 San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm.

Where do I found out all the inmate services at San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm, 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 San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm inmate services: Learn more about how to visit an inmate in the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm. Learn more about how to get phone calls from an inmate in the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm. Learn more about how to text/email an inmate in the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm. Learn more about how to send money to an inmate in the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm. Learn more about how to mail an inmate and what's allowed in the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm. Learn more about inmate commissary in the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm.

How do I bail or bond an inmate out of the San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm?
Call 805-781-4600 for the type of bond and any information that is required for a particular individual at San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm. 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 San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm.

This facility, known as "San Luis Obispo County Honor Farm" is also known as San Luis Obispo County Jail, San Luis Obispo County Jail Honor Farm , San Luis Obispo County Jail Honor Farm , California, San Luis Obispo.