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High Desert State Prison (HDSP)

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Institution Physical and Mailing Addresses:

Physical Address All Staff Inmate Mail Inmate Trust
475-750 Rice Canyon Rd.
Susanville, CA 96127
(530) 251-5100
P.O. Box 750
Susanville, CA 96127-0750
P.O. Box 3030
Susanville, CA.
96127-3030
P.O. Box 270-249
Susanville, CA.
96127

Suzanne M. Peery, Warden
Suzanne M. Peery,
Warden (A)


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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Institution Statistics

High Desert State Prison was opened August 1995, and covers 325 acres.  As of Fiscal Year 2012/2013, the following statistics apply:

Number of custody staff:
880

Number of support services staff:
294

Number of medical staff:
260

Total number of staff:
1,434

 
 

Annual budget:
 

General:
$137.5 million

Education:
$3.4 million

Medical:
$36.3 million






Designed Bedspace & Count
Facility Level
Design Capacity
Count

I
200
156

II / III
750
883

IV
2,094
2,035

AD SEG
292
298

Total
3,336
3,372