San Diego Metropolitan Correctional Center, CA Prison Roster, Online Inmate Search

Updated on: December 27, 2020
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San Diego Metropolitan Correctional Center

619-232-4311

808 UNION STREET SAN DIEGO, CA, 92101

https://www.bop.gov/locations/institutions/sdc/

This prison in California has difficult levels of security. San Diego Metropolitan Correctional Center is primary a medium security facility, but has an adjacent minimum security camp as well as a detention center. It can house up to 822 male inmates at any given time.

San Diego Metropolitan Correctional Center — General Information

Facility Name San Diego Metropolitan Correctional Center
Facility Type Federal Prison
Capacity 822
Address 808 UNION STREET SAN DIEGO, CA, 92101
Phone 619-232-4311
City San Diego
Postal Code 92101
State California
County San Diego
Official Website https://www.bop.gov/locations/institutions/sdc/

Inmate Search

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Searching for inmates has never been easier, and you can easily search any inmate incarcerated in San Diego Metropolitan Correctional Center since 1982. You will want to start your search online here.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

The important thing to remember when sending mail is that it will all be inspected by San Diego Metropolitan Correctional Center personnel. However, if you mark the outside of the mail “special,” prison staff can only open and inspect mail in the presence of the inmate at San Diego Metropolitan Correctional Center. So, the inmate will be aware if anything was taken out of the package or was considered contraband.

Send mail to:

Inmate Name & Register Number
San Diego Metropolitan Correctional Center
Federal Correctional Institution
808 UNION STREET SAN DIEGO, CA, 92101

Sending Money

Inmates at San Diego Metropolitan Correctional Center rely on their commissary accounts for basic necessities and to make phone calls. It is easy to send money to an inmate, and there are a few different ways you can do it.

You can send money by Western Union if you have the inmate's eight digit register number with no spaces or dashes and the inmate's last name (example: 12345678DOE). To set up this account, call 619-232-4311 or set up an account on the website.

While you cannot send personal checks or cash in the mail, you can mail a money order. Include on the money order the inmate’s full name and eight digit register number.

Phone calls

Since inmates at San Diego Metropolitan Correctional Center cannot receive phone calls, they rely on calling outside to contact family and friends. The easiest way to help is by adding funds to their commissary accounts and asking them to put you on the list of people they can call.

Visitation

>Inmates at San Diego Metropolitan Correctional Center can have visitors while in prison. To learn how to request a visit, start by reading these tips. Make sure you do an online inmate search to verify the location of the inmate. Request to be added to the inmate’s visitor list, and work to obtain pre-approval prior to a visit. Then you can select a time to visit.

Visiting Hours

Monday — 4:45 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday — 4:45 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday — 4:45 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday — 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Sunday — 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Holiday — 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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