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Updated on: October 28, 2022
El Cerrito Jail
10900 San Pablo Avenue, El Cerrito, CA, 94530

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The El Cerrito Jail is situated in El Cerrito, California.

The El Cerrito Jail is a part of the El Cerrito Police Department. The El Cerrito Police Department is the law enforcement agency that runs the El Cerrito Jail 24-hours a day, 7 days a week.

The El Cerrito Jail is a small medium-security holding pen for offenders who were arrested around the city. The El Cerrito Jail does not house offenders for more than three days due to their size.

If an offender is not released back into the community, the offender will be sent off the local county correctional facility.

El Cerrito Jail — General Information

El Cerrito Jail, City Jail.
10900 San Pablo Avenue, El Cerrito, CA, 94530

Now that you know that the El Cerrito Jail is indeed managed and operated by the El Cerrito Police Department you are probably wondering where you can locate the El Cerrito Police Department records.

That is a great question.

Since the police department is typically spread thin with patrolling the city, running the police department, and running the El Cerrito Jail they do not have time to have their inmate search public.

So, if you need information, you will need to get in contact with the El Cerrito Jail with your comments, questions, and concerns.

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The offenders will not be held in the El Cerrito Jail long enough to be permitted to receive mail. The El Cerrito Jail will return any inmate mail back to the sender. They will not forward the mail to the new facility, if they were transferred.

Sending Money

It was previously stated that the offenders in the El Cerrito Jail are only typically in the facility for about 3 days on average. During this time, the El Cerrito Jail will attend to all the needs of offenders such as ensuring all offenders get their three meals, personal hygiene, and access to a telephone to call home.

Offenders in the El Cerrito Jail have no need for cash.

Phone calls

Offenders will have access to a telephone, which they can use to call home on. The telephone calls are not free for you to pick up with, so you will have to keep that in mind when the offender calls you from the El Cerrito Jail. You will oversee paying for those fees.


Offenders could receive visits if they are still in a holding pen in the El Cerrito Jail. Visits can be daily between the hours of 9 am to 9 pm.

You should always give the El Cerrito Jail a call prior to leaving for the facility to ensure that the offender is still in the facility and has not been released or transferred to another facility.

Visiting Hours

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
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Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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