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South Gate Jail Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: October 22, 2022
South Gate Jail
8620 California Avenue, South Gate, CA, 90280

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The South Gate Jail is situated in South Gate, California.

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

The South Gate Jail is a small medium-security holding pen for offenders who were arrested around the city. The South Gate 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.

South Gate Jail — General Information

South Gate Jail, City Jail.
8620 California Avenue, South Gate, CA, 90280

Now that you know that the South Gate Jail is indeed managed and operated by the South Gate Police Department you are probably wondering where you can locate the South Gate 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 South Gate 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 South Gate Jail with your comments, questions, and concerns.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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The offenders will not be held in the South Gate Jail long enough to be permitted to receive mail. The South Gate 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 South Gate Jail are only typically in the facility for about 3 days on average. During this time, the South Gate 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 South Gate 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 South Gate Jail. You will oversee paying for those fees.


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

You should always give the South Gate 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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