Jails & Prisons in Los Angeles County, California

There are 131 Jails & Prisons in Los Angeles County, California, serving a population of 10,105,722 people in an area of 4,058 square miles. There is 1 Jail & Prison per 77,142 people, and 1 Jail & Prison per 30 square miles.

In California, Los Angeles County is ranked 43rd of 58 counties in Jails & Prisons per capita, and 3rd of 58 counties in Jails & Prisons per square mile.

List of Los Angeles County Jails & Prisons

Find Los Angeles County, California jails, prisons, detention centers, departments of corrections, and penitentiaries.

77th Street Regional Jail 7600 South Broadway Los Angeles, CA

Acton Conservation Camp #11 8800 Soledad Canyon Road Acton, CA

Alhambra City Jail 214 South Fetterly Avenue East Los Angeles, CA

Alhambra City Jail 211 South 1st Street Alhambra, CA

Arcadia Jail 250 West Huntington Drive Arcadia, CA

Arcadia Police Department Jail 250 West Huntington Drive Arcadia, CA

Avalon Jail 215 Sumner Avenue Avalon, CA

Azusa Jail 725 North Alameda Avenue Azusa, CA

Azusa Police Department Jail 725 North Alameda Avenue Azusa, CA

Baldwin Park Jail 14403 Pacific Avenue Baldwin Park, CA

Barry J Nidorf Juvenile Hall 16350 Filbert Street Los Angeles, CA

Bell City Jail 6326 Pine Avenue Bell, CA

Beverly Hills Jail 464 North Rexford Drive Beverly Hills, CA

Burbank City Jail 200 North 3rd Street Burbank, CA

California State Prison-Los Angeles County (Lac) 44750 60th Street West Lancaster, CA

Camp Afflerbaugh 6631 Stephens Ranch Road La Verne, CA

Camp Gonzales 1301 Las Virgenes Road Calabasas, CA

Camp Kilpatrick 427 Encinal Canyon Road Malibu, CA

Camp Mendenhall 42230 Lake Hughes Road Lake Hughes, CA

Camp Miller 433 Encinal Canyon Road Malibu, CA

Camp Munz 42220 Lake Hughes Road Lake Hughes, CA

Camp Paige 6601 Stephens Ranch Road La Verne, CA

Camp Rockey 1900 Sycamore Canyon Road San Dimas, CA

Camp Routh 12500 Big Tujunga Canyon Road Los Angeles, CA

Camp Scott 28700 Bouquet Canyon Road Santa Clarita, CA

Camp Scudder 28750 Bouquet Canyon Road Santa Clarita, CA

Carson Jail 21356 Avalon Boulevard Carson, CA

Central Juvenile Hall 1605 Eastlake Avenue Los Angeles, CA

Century Regional Detention Center 11705 South Alameda Street Los Angeles, CA

Cerritos Prison 18135 Bloomfield Avenue Cerritos, CA

Challenger Memorial Youth Center 5300 West Avenue I Lancaster, CA

City Of Industry Jail 150 Hudson Avenue Industry, CA

Claremont Jail 570 West Bonita Avenue Claremont, CA

Covina Jail 444 North Citrus Avenue Covina, CA

Crescenta Valley Jail 4554 Briggs Avenue La Crescenta-Montrose, CA

Culver City Jail 4040 Duquesne Avenue Culver, CA

Devonshire Area LA Jail 10250 Etiwanda Avenue Los Angeles, CA

Dorothy Kirby Center 1500 South McDonnell Avenue Commerce, CA

Downey City Jail 10911 Brookshire Avenue Downey, CA

El Monte Jail 11333 Valley Boulevard El Monte, CA

Fci Terminal Island 1299 South Seaside Avenue Los Angeles, CA

Francisquito Conservation Camp #4 35100 San Francisquito Canyon Road Santa Clarita, CA

Gardena Jail 1712 West 162nd Street Gardena, CA

Glendale City Jail 131 North Isabel Street Glendale, CA

Glendale Jail 140 North Isabel Street Glendale, CA

Glendora City Jail 150 South Glendora Avenue Glendora, CA

Harbor Area La Jail 2175 John S Gibson Boulevard Los Angeles, CA

Hawthorne City Jail 12501 Hawthorne Boulevard Hawthorne, CA

Hawthorne Jail 4440 West 126th Street Hawthorne, CA

Hermosa Beach Jail 540 Pier Avenue Hermosa Beach, CA

About Los Angeles County Jails & Prisons

A Los Angeles County Jail or Prison is a secure facility located in Los Angeles County, CA where individuals, referred to as inmates, are involuntarily confined and their freedoms and movement are restricted as a consequence of criminal behavior. Los Angeles County Jails are short-term facilities where inmates either await trial or sentencing for a crime, or serve relatively short sentences. Los Angeles County Prisons are longer-term facilities where inmates serve out a prison sentence, usually of a year or more, for their crimes.

You may contact Jails & Prisons for questions about:
  • Locating Los Angeles County inmates
  • Finding out who is in Jail or Prison
  • Searching for criminal records
  • Performing Los Angeles County background checks
  • Contacting, visiting and sending money to inmates

Los Angeles County Jail and Prison Statistics

Find Los Angeles County Jail Admissions By Race, Pretrial Jail Population, Jail Held Inmates, Prison Admissions, and Prison Population By Race. Data Source: U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics; National Prisoner Statistics (NPS) Program, Prisoners In 2015.

Los Angeles County Jail Admissions
Total Jail Admissions156,433
Total Jail Population17,152
Female Jail Population2,027
Male Jail Population14,094
Los Angeles County Jail Admissions By Race
Asian Jail Population72
Black Jail Population4,877
Latino Jail Population7,914
Native Jail Population12
White Jail Population2,664
Los Angeles County Pretrial Jail Population
Pretrial Jail Population6,402
Female Pretrial Jail Population1,171
Male Pretrial Jail Population9,932
Los Angeles County Jail Held Inmates
Jail Population Held for State Prison198
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison3
Jail Population Held for State Jail2
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail1
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies1
Jail Population Held for ICE-
Los Angeles County Prison Admissions
Total Prison Admissions9,701
Female Prison Admissions721
Male Prison Admissions8,980
Asian Prison Admissions82
Black Prison Admissions3,088
Latino Prison Admissions5,005
Native Prison Admissions19
White Prison Admissions1,184
Other Prison Admissions323
Los Angeles County Prison Population
Total Prison Population42,969
Female Prison Population1,834
Male Prison Population41,135
Los Angeles County Prison Population By Race
Asian Prison Population247
Black Prison Population16,005
Latino Prison Population20,297
Native Prison Population78
White Prison Population4,354
Other Prison Population1,953