Reception Center and Camps (Males)

The Reception Center mission is to safely and securely house and process incoming inmates by:

  • compiling and evaluating the inmates’ criminal records, life histories, medical, dental, physiological and mental health histories, and social histories, and
  • determining the inmates’ custody score, identify any specific placement needs, and assigning them to one of the 34 State prisons.

Institutions assigned to this mission area include:

Main contact line for the Reception Centers mission: 916-324-3809