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Wasco State Prison-Reception Center (WSP)

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Physical Address:
Mailing Address:
701 Scofield Avenue
Wasco, CA 93280
(661) 758-8400
701 Scofield Avenue
P.O. Box 8800
Wasco, CA 93280


John Katavich, Warden
John N. Katavich,
Warden

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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Inmate Mailing Address (by institutional facility):

Facility A
701 Scofield Ave.
P.O. Box 4400
Wasco, CA 93280
Facility B
701 Scofield Ave.
P.O. Box 5500
Wasco, CA 93280
Facility C
701 Scofield Ave.
P.O. Box 6600
Wasco, CA 93280
Facility D
701 Scofield Ave.
P.O. Box 7700
Wasco, CA 93280
Facility E
701 Scofield Ave.
P.O. Box 3300
Wasco, CA 93280
Facility H
701 Scofield Ave.
P.O. Box 9900
Wasco, CA 93280

 

Click here for a list of Volunteer and Self Help Programs

Inmate Programs:

PIA:  Laundry & Farm Enterprise; Pre-Release; AA/NA; Visiting; Slow Down/Despacio - a Youth Diversion Program; Religious;; Friends Outside; TABE (Testing of Adult Basic Education); GED; Libraries; Physical Education/Recreation; Vocational Electronics, and Office Services and related technology; Fire Department - consists of 8 inmate firefighter positions; Independent Study Program - Coast Line Community College; Correctional Learning Network; Breaking Barriers-A Cognitive awareness Model, Starting August 2010- Batterer’s Intervention which will encompass Anger Management; Parenting Education and Creative Conflict Resolution.

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.