California State Prison Corcoran Inmate Search, Mugshots and Prison Information

California State Prison Corcoran

California State Prison Corcoran inmate lookup: Current Location, Booking Date, Inmate Roster, Bond, Charge Information, Arrests, Mugshots, Release Date, Charges, Bond Information, Address, Alias, Who's in jail, Bookings, Warrant No, Offense Date.

California State Prison, Corcoran houses adult males in the city of Corcoran, California. California State Prison, Corcoran was home to the Yokut Native American people.

The facility was built on what was once known as the Tulare Lake. The prison opened their doors in 1988.

This multi-mission facility consists of the following smaller buildings:

  • Level I
  • Level III
  • Level IV
  • Security Housing Unit
  • Administrative Segregation Unit
  • Prison Industry Authority
  • Protective Housing Unit
  • Long-Term Restricted Housing
  • Correctional Treatment Center
  • Enhanced Program Facility.

California State Prison Corcoran - General Information

Facility Name: California State Prison Corcoran
Facility Type: State Prison
Address: 4001 King AvenuePO Box 8800, Corcoran, CA, 93212-8309
Phone: 559-992-8800
Capacity: 5544
Facility Type: Adult
Date Established: 1988
Offender Gender: Male Offenders
City: Corcoran
Postal Code: 93212-8309
State: California
County: Kings County
Official Website:

Finding someone who is currently serving time in the California State Prison, Corcoran is easier than ever.

California state prisons have their own database that can be found on the California Department of Corrections official website.

The only information you will need in order to have a successful inmate search at the Corcoran State Prison is their inmate number or their first and last name.

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Earlier we stated how the Corcoran State Prison consisted of many smaller buildings, so if you are looking to send mail and/or a package, this can be tricky. First question comes to mind is “Where is Corcoran State Prison?”

To send mail and packages, here are all the addresses they have. However, keep in mind, you will need to ask the inmate what building they are in to ensure that they will receive your letter or package in a timely manner.

California State Prison, Corcoran
PO Box 8800
Corcoran, CA 93212-8800

Inmate Name, ID
Unit 3A
California State Prison, Corcoran
PO Box 3461
Corcoran, CA 93212-3461

Inmate Name, ID
Unit 3B
California State Prison, Corcoran
PO Box 3466
Corcoran, CA 93212-3466

Inmate Name, ID
Unit 3C
California State Prison, Corcoran
PO Box 3471
Corcoran, CA 93212-3471

Inmate Name, ID
Unit 4A
California State Prison, Corcoran
PO Box 3476
Corcoran, CA 93212-3476

Inmate Name, ID
Unit 4B
California State Prison, Corcoran
PO Box 3481
Corcoran, CA 93212-3481

Inmate Name, ID
ASU, Level I,
Firehouse, Hospital
PO Box 3456
Corcoran, CA 93212-3456

Besides letters you can send the following items:

  • Books, Magazines, & Newspapers (Must be from the publisher with a max limit of 4)
  • Photos
  • Stamps (max limit of 40)
  • Calendars
  • Children’s Drawings
  • Postage Embossed Envelopes (max limit of 40)
  • Legal Paper
  • Blank Envelopes
  • Typing Paper
  • Blank Paper

Inmates can receive quarterly packages. The approved vendor list is here.

Sending Money

There are three different ways one can send money to those serving time in Corcoran California State Prison.

Lock Box

Lock Box will be the most cost-effective way to send money. There is no fee to use this service. This service provides a smaller hold time when sending money by personal check, money order, or using a cashier’s check.

EFT (Electronic Funds Transfer)

The electronic funds transfer will be the fastest option out of the three. It will post the money on the inmates account within 72 hours. However, this is a paid service. You will be paying for their service.

The service providers are the following:

  • JPay
  • GTL/Connectnetwork
  • Keefe

Send Checks to the Prison

This service is completely free. However, out of the three services this way will take the longest. All money going to the prison is subjected to a 30-day hold. You will need to make all checks and money orders out to the California Department of Corrections. Also write the inmates number on the check too.

Phone calls

The Corcoran State Prison contracts with the Department of General Services Inmate/Ward Telephone System also known as GTL.

GTL has two different plans for their inmates. You can either choose prepaid collect or collect. Prepaid collect is funding the account each month and money getting deducted as it is used.

The collect plan is where you will receive a monthly bill every month like your own cell phone bill.


The easiest and fastest way to set-up a visitation appointment with an inmate is to sign up for VPASS.

VPASS is short for Visitor Processing Appointment Scheduling System.

Before you sign up for a visit appointment, you will need to make an account first.

Visiting Hours

Saturday 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday 9:00 AM to 3:00 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 in VPASS.

VPASS uploads new appoints for the Corcoran State Prison on Sundays at 8pm.


Refer the map below to find the driving directions

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