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CDCR Contact Information

Inmate Information

Locate, contact, visit...

For information about locating, contacting, visiting and corresponding with CDCR inmates and juveniles use the Inmate Locator or call the following phone numbers:

  • Identification Unit: (916) 445-6713

Contact Information for Adult Inmates


For Employment information, visit Career Opportunities, or for...

Peace Officer Recruitment information, call:
1-866-232-5627 or email the Customer Service Unit at

Dental, Mental Health Recruitment and Medical (Juvenile Only)  call 888-232-4584 or

Medical Recruitment (Adult Only) call
1-877-793-HIRE(4473) or email

Business Services

Office of Business Services

Contracts and Procurement Help Desk Phone Number: (916) 255-5624
Fax Number: (916) 255-6186

Small Business/DVBE Advocate

9838 Old Placerville Road, Suite B-2
Sacramento, CA 95827
Phone: (916) 255-3029
Fax: (916) 255-0677

Small Business Accounts Receivable/Payable Assistance

Certified small business suppliers or non-profits seeking assistance with past due payments may email a request for assistance, to Sacramento Accounting Small Business Center for Excellence, to receive payment on past due invoices.
Phone: (916)255-5443 | Email:


Issue resolution and support

If you have not been able to resolve an inmate/juvenile issue with a CDCR prison or juvenile facility, contact the Office of the Ombudsman.

Visitation Information

Public Information Officers

Each institution has a Public Information Officer (PIO) acting as the main point of contact for public requests and information.

CDCR Press Office

Office of Research

1515 S Street , Sacramento, CA 95811-7243