Oceanside Jail | Oceanside, California

3855 Mission Ave
Oceanside, CA 92058-1882

(760) 435-4900
Oceanside Jail
Chief Frank McCoy
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Police Department Jail

Oceanside Jail

Oceanside is home to the Oceanside Jail. This prison facility serves Oceanside and other cities in the San Diego County area areas. Oceanside Jail is a minimum facility Always call first to make sure an inmate can receive visitors and is at the facility at Oceanside CA, 92058-1882 in San Diego before traveling or booking hotels.

Inmates need contact with their friends and family on the outside. But Jails and Prisons don't make this easy. Some charge inmates up to $14 a minute just to make a long-distance phone call. Fortunately, you can get a local number your inmate can call that will ring your phone and/or those of other family and friends no matter where they live. An inmate can then make their calls using the local number rate while talking to friends and family long distance. This service is provided by Securtel at [Link to Secrutel]. To send mail to an inmate, go to send postcards. Once you are able to communicate with your inmate, you can start making plans for visitation. There are many types of prison facility in CA. City Jails, County Jails, State Jails and State Penitentiaries. Each will have it's own rules and times for visitation, calls and mail.

Oceanside Jail is a Police Department Jail. It's important to know the type of prison facility because this will largely determine what is permitted. Prison is expensive. Phone calls are the most costly, especially without a local number, But also items an inmate needs like soap, envelopes and stamps will all cost money. So the first thing to do is ensure phone calls are economical so you can discuss a budget.

Oceanside Jail is in the PST time zone. So make adjustments in your call times if you aren't in that same timezone. The warden at Oceanside Jail is Chief Frank McCoy. The warden may or may not be available to talk to. This will depend on the size of the facility. It's important for prison families to help each other to help their loved ones inside and out. By sharing information about Oceanside Jail with other families, it will help them avoid mistakes and confusion that no one needs or wants.
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