When someone is arrested in the Modoc County, they will be taken to the Williams County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Justice Center and then booked and processed into the Williams County Jail.
All intake deputies will complete the booking process by logging all information from the arrestee including any personal belongings on them.
When an inmate is released from the Modoc County Jail, they will be given back all of their belongings.
The Modoc County Jail is operated and managed by the Williams County Sheriff’s Office. The facility will house those who have already been sentenced and those who are currently going through the judicial system. Inmates in the facility are not only inmates who currently reside in the Modoc County area. The jail works closely with other law enforcement agencies and takes in inmates from surrounding counties and even will take in the occasional federal inmate as well.
The Modoc County Jail is 121,000 square feet. The facility is situated on 19 acres of land. The jail can currently hold up to 454 inmates at any given time.
The Modoc County Jail currently employs 96 correctional officers from deputies to Staff Sergeant. All correctional officers will go through rigorous training to ensure the safety of themselves and the inmates.
Modoc County Sheriffs Department / Modoc County Jail
|Address:||102 South Court Street, Alturas, California, 96101|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Modoc County Jail
102 South Court Street, Alturas, CA, 96101
Modoc County Jail Prison Information
|Jail Name||Modoc County Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||102 South Court Street, Alturas, CA, 96101|
|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|