The Sierra County Jail & Detention Center is nestled in Downieville, California. The Sierra County Sheriff’s Office is the law enforcement agency responsible for overseeing the day to day operation of the Sierra County Jail & Detention Center.
The Sierra County Jail & Detention Center is commonly referred to as the Sierra County Detention Center. The main mission of the facility is to provide a safe and humane environment for the inmates of Sierra County.
The Sierra County Jail & Detention Center opened its doors back in 1999. The facility was designed to house up to 69 inmates.
The Sierra County Jail & Detention Center was equipped to hold inmates with the security classification of minimum, medium, and maximum alongside work-release inmates.
The Sierra County Jail & Detention Center has 9 full-time along with 6 part-time correctional officers, a Jail Administrator, and a Jail Programmer.
The facility also comes equipped with a Public Health Nurse that visits the detention center three times each week.
The Sierra County Jail has many services and programs inmates can take advantage of. These services and programs are put into place to help inmates not re-offend when they get released from the facility. However, these programs and services include, but not limited to the following:
- GED PRep
- Alcoholics Anonymous
- Narcotics Anonymous
- Religious Services
Sierra County Sheriff's Office
|Address:||100 Courthouse Square, 1st FloorP.O. Box 66Downieville, CA 95936|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Sierra County Jail
100 Courthouse Square PO Box 66, Downieville, CA, 95936-0066
Sierra County Jail Prison Information
|Jail Name||Sierra County Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||100 Courthouse Square PO Box 66, Downieville, CA, 95936-0066|
|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|