Tuolumne County Jail | Sonora, California

175 Yaney Ave
Sonora, CA 95370-4938

(209) 216-4111
(209) 533-5852
Tuolumne County Jail
Sheriff James W. Mele
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Tuolumne County Jail

The Tuolumne County Jail in Tuolumne County serves the city of Sonora and other smaller towns in Tuolumne. Prisoners sentenced to a Minimum prison are often sent to Tuolumne County Jail. To visit an inmate at Tuolumne County Jail, you'll need to travel to Sonora, CA, 95370-4938 in Tuolumne. The address is 175 Yaney Ave. It's important to verify the location of your inmate before traveling.

Calling inmates can be costly. Some prisons charge inmates up to $14 a minute for long-distance calls. To avoid these fees, set up a local phone number that rings at your phone number(s) no matter where you live. Securtel.com can provide local numbers that won't have to pay any extra for long distance. You can reach them at inmate calls. To send mail to an inmate you can visit send postcards. Call your inmate to get details about mail, visitation and approved prison call times. Each type of facility in CA will have its own rules. Your loved one will generally always know the rules for that facility.

Tuolumne County Jail is a County Jail. It's important to know the type of prison facility because this will largely determine what is permitted. Everything in prison costs money. Soap, toothpaste, phone calls and stamps and envelopes must all be purchased at the commissary. Step one is to get set up with phone service so you can communicate. Then you can learn what an inmate needs and how to properly send it.

Tuolumne County 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 Tuolumne County Jail is Sheriff James W. Mele. 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 Tuolumne County Jail with other families, it will help them avoid mistakes and confusion that no one needs or wants.
Tuolumne County Jail Map