The original Los Angeles County Men’s Central Jail was constructed back in 1983. This building was in use until the new (and latest) building was built back in February of 2008. The building started construction back in the fall of 2006.
The Los Angeles County Men’s Central Jail is operated and managed by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Office. The facility is licensed by the state of California.
The Los Angeles County Men’s Central Jail can currently house around 130 inmates at any given time. The facility currently has three separate housing units where the inmates will sleep.
Many inmates in the Los Angeles County Men’s Central Jail are currently going through the judicial system, while others are already sentenced and serving their time.
The facility is a medium-security jail. They only house adult inmates. The inmates are both male and female.
As previously stated there are three housing units in the Los Angeles County Men’s Central Jail. The facilities intake section can house up to 17 inmates in their 5 separate areas. The other areas of the jail include, but not limited to the following:
- Court Holding
- Fully Staffed Kitchen
- Laundry Facility
- Library/Programming Room
- Master Control Center
- Medical Unit
- Recreational Room
Every housing units come equipped with a video visit station, telephones, televisions, common kitchen area, day room, gaming tables, and natural lighting. The housing units also have a canteen where they can purchase special items that the jail does not give them such as junk food and various beverages.
Los Angeles County Sheriffs Department - Altadena Station
|Address:||780 East Altadena Drive, Altadena, California, 91001|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Los Angeles County Men's Central Jail
441 Bauchet Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90012
Los Angeles County Men’s Central Jail Prison Information
|Jail Name||Los Angeles County Men’s Central Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||441 Bauchet Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90012|
|County||Los Angeles County|
|Sunday||7:30 Am to 2:30 PM|
|Monday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Tuesday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Wednesday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Thursday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Friday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Saturday||7:30 Am to 2:30 PM|