Oakland Jail Inmate Search, Mugshots and Prison Information

Oakland Jail

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When people get arrested in Oakland, they typically will get brought to the Oakland Jail. The Oakland Jail is also commonly known as the City of Oakland Detention Center.

The Oakland Jail is not commonly confused with the Alameda County Detention Center. They are separate facilities. Typically, those being booked on misdemeanors will be brought to the Oakland Jail.

Oakland Jail - General Information

Facility Name: Oakland Jail
Facility Type: City Jail
Address: 455 7th Street, Oakland, CA, 94607
Phone: 510-238-3455
Facility Type: Adult
City: Oakland
Postal Code: 94607
State: California
County: Alameda County
Official Website: http://www2.oaklandnet.com/Government/o/OPD/index.htm

Finding an inmate at the Oakland Jail is easier than ever now. There is no phone calls. There is no waiting on hold while they try and locate the inmate you are looking for.

Now, you can hop on over to the City of Oakland official website and do an inmate search right there! Yes, The City of Oakland Jail has their database open to the public to search.

You can easily search by the inmates first and last name and their inmate ID number. When you search for an inmate, their first and last name, their inmate ID number, age, race, gender, and their booking date will show.

You will need to click on their name to see what charges they are being charged with.

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Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

vInmates can receive letters from their family and friends back home. They are not permitted to send or receive any photographs or packages. All mail that does not conform to the Oakland Jail rules will be returned to sender.

The mailing address to send letters is the following:

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
Oakland Jail
455 7th Street, Oakland, CA, 94607

Sending Money

There are a few different ways to send money to inmates.


You can go to the Access Corrections website. You will need to create an account. This service does incur a fee.


If you are not near a computer, you can always call 866-345-1884 to put money in an inmates account. Please note this service incurs a fee.

In Person

You can use the kiosk located inside the jail’s visitation area. The kiosk is open on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 6am to 10am and 2pm and 4pm.

The kiosks are open on Saturdays between the hours of 6pm to 9:30pm and Sunday between the hours of 7:30am to 9:30am and 7pm to 9:30pm.

The kiosks accept Discover, Visa, MasterCard, and cash payments. Money deposited through the kiosk will instantly get put into the inmates account.

However, the kiosks will not accept money orders.

Phone calls

Inmates can call their friends and family back home. You will need to create an account by either visiting ICSolutions.com or 888-506-8407. Inmates can call their family and friends by either a pre-paid debit account through ICSolutions or a pre-paid collect account.


When you want to visit an inmate at the Oakland Jail, you will need to have the inmate submit the full name and their date of birth of those who want to visit. All visitors will need to be on the inmates approved visitors list. Each visitor will need to provide their government ID.

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

The visiting starts in first in, first out type of fashion. No new visitors will be allowed in 45 minutes before the end of the visit day. 45 minutes before the end of the visit day officers start escorting those who were first in out of the visitor room.

How Often Can I Visit?

You can visit as often as there are appointments.


Refer the map below to find the driving directions

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