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Calipatria State Prison (CAL)

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Physical Address: Mailing Address: Legal Mail:
7018 Blair Road
Calipatria, CA  92233
(760) 348-7000
P.O. Box 5001
Calipatria, CA  92233-5001
PO Box 5002
Calipatria, CA 92233-5002

Warden Montgomery
W.L. Montgomery,

Inmate Mailing Addresses by Institutional Facility:

Facility A

Facility B

Facility C

Facility D


Inmate Funds

PO Box 5004
Calipatria, CA. 92233-5004

PO Box 5005
Calipatria, CA. 92233-5005

PO Box 5006
Calipatria, CA. 92233-5006

PO Box 5007
Calipatria, CA. 92233-5007

PO Box 5008
Calipatria, CA. 92233-5008

PO Box 5003
Calipatria, CA. 92233-5003

3 Ways of Sending Money to Inmates

  1. Lock Box: A no fee service with a shorter hold time for sending money via money order, personal check, or cashier’s checks.
  2. EFT (Electronic Funds Transfer): A paid service, this is the fastest option with funds posted to inmate’s account within 1 to 3 days.
  3. Mail funds directly to the institution: Never a fee. All funds except Certified Funds are subject to a 30 day hold.

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Click here for a list of Volunteer and Self Help Programs

Inmate Programs:

  • Vocational programs with National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER) certification:  Carpentry, Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC), Electrical, Electronics and Computer Literacy
  • Academic programs: Adult Basic Education, and General Education Development (GED).
  • Additional elective programs: Four televised education program channels, Volunteer Literacy/peer tutor program, General Education Development (GED), College Correspondence and correspondence courses, Recreational activities, law library and recreational library services.

Family Liaison Service Specialist

CDCR provides through a contract with a community-based organization an on-site Case Manager as a family reunification liaison for inmates and family members, to assist with an inmates pre-release preparation; and conduct Parenting and Creative Conflict Resolution classes for inmates. Please call the Institution to contact the Family Reunification Liaison.