Porterville Jail

Porterville Jail Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: October 15, 2021
State
California
City
Porterville
Postal Code
93257
County
Tulare County
Phone Number
559-782-7402
Type
City Jail
Location
350 North D Street, Porterville, CA, 93257

About Porterville Jail

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Porterville, California is home to the Porterville Jail. The Porterville Jail main mission is to ensure that all offenders have a safe and secure place where they cannot hurt or harm anyone else in the community.

The Porterville Jail will house not only offenders who are serving time, but inmates who are also waiting to start their trial as well.

The Porterville City Police Department runs the Porterville Jail.

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Yes, you will be permitted to send mail to the Porterville Jail. Please refrain from trying to send greeting cards along with photos. These two items will not be accepted. You are only allowed to send handwritten letters to the inmate.

When sending letters also refrain from using the following:

  • Stickers

  • Staples

  • Glitter

  • Crayons

  • Drawings

  • Sexual content

If your letter contains any of the above, your letter will be returned to you as it will be refused by the Porterville Jail.

Sending Money

Yes, your inmate may ask you to send them money while they are sitting behind bars in the Porterville Jail. The inmate can use this money to pay off fees or purchase what they need in the jail’s commissary store.

You will need to drop off all money orders that have the inmate’s name and information on it to the correctional officer in the lobby of the correctional facility.

Phone calls

You will never be permitted to contact the Porterville Jail inmate. You will be required by the Porterville Jail to wait for the inmate to call you. Inmates will be allowed to use the phones during the day typically between 7 am to 7 pm.

All calls are monitored for your safety.

Visitation

If you are looking to visit an inmate in the Porterville Jail, please call them to locate the most up to date visitation schedule.

Do not go to the facility before finding out when the visitation is held.

Visiting Hours

Monday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Tuesday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Wednesday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Thursday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Friday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Saturday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Sunday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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