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About Kensington Community Detention

The Kensington Community Detention is located in Kensington, California. This facility is frequently known as the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department Corrections Bureau. 

The Kensington Community Detention is made up of two facilities. 

The Kensington Community Detention staffs around 300 correctional officers. 

This facility is a direct supervision facility. The Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Kensington Community Detention. 

How to Search for an Inmate

Keeping and maintaining an up to date database of all current inmates. That is what the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Department does.

The Kensington Community Detention has its jail roster open with their current arrests available to the general public by the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Department. This database can be found on the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department official website.

The Kensington Community Detention has its roster in alphabetical order by the inmate's last name. When doing a successful inmate search you will be able to find the inmate information listed below:

  • Inmate's Full Name
  • Booking Date & Time
  • Future Released Date
  • Ethnicity
  • Gender
  • Arresting Agency
  • Race
  • Charges
  • PNC Number

Unfortunately, there are no mugshots in this database. You will need to get a hold of the Kensington Community Detention if you would like more information about an inmate.  

Here is the phone number to the Kensington Community Detention at 510-526-4141.

Sending Money

Inmates at the Kensington Community Detention will need money to make purchases at the commissary. There are several different ways you can deposit funds into an inmates account. 

Kiosk

At the Kensington Community Detention, there is a kiosk at the TouchPay Kiosk that you can during normal business hours. You can deposit funds using your debit card, Credit card and cash. 

Online

You can also go online to TouchPay and deposit money there if that is more convenient for you. 

By Phone

With your credit or debit card, you can also call TouchPay. 

Visiting the inmate

The Kensington Community Detention inmates can have visitors. All visitors under the age of 18 are allowed to visit, however they will need to stay by their legal guardian. Before you are allowed to visit you will need to show either your driver’s license, state identification card, or your United States Passport.

Make sure you put all your personal belongings in your car. You are not allowed to bring any of your personal belongings to the visitation area.

The visiting hours are associated with the housing units at the Kensington Community Detention. The list of hours by housing units can be found here.

At the Kensington Community Detention inmates are allowed to visit during the times listed above. However, visitations is not a right, but a privilege. 

Phone calls

Kensington Community Detention inmates are not allowed to get phone calls from their family or friends. During phone time the inmates are allowed to call their family and friends. The inmates are only allowed to have 15-minute calls. The call will be disconnected when the 15-minutes is up. 

Calling features such as three-way calling and call forwarding are prohibited for the inmates to use. The call will be disconnected if an inmate is caught using any of these calling features. Disciplinary action will be taken against the inmate. 

The Kensington Community Detention inmates are allowed to make collect calls only. Only individuals who have a landline phone can receive collect calls. Ones who only have cell phones will not be able to get these collect calls. The individual receiving the collect calls is the one responsible for any and all charges that are associated with the collect calls. of the call is the one responsible for any and all charges associated with the collect calls. The Kensington Community Detention is not responsible for any and all charges from the collect calls.

Sending mail

The Kensington Community Detention inmates are allowed to get written letters from their family and friends in the mail. For safety reasons, all letters get inspected by Kensington Community Detention employees when the letters arrive. The letters will get pass out to the correct inmates after they get checked. 

When you send items to the prison along with your letters, there are a number of things you are not allowed to send. Here is a list of items that are not allowed: 

  • Plastic
  • Glitter
  • Stamps
  • Metal
  • Confetti
  • String
  • Ribbons
  • Gang Related Items
  • Polaroids
  • Lipstick/Lip Gloss/Chapstick
  • Pencils
  • Pens
  • Perfume
  • Writing Paper
  • Envelopes
  • Music Cards
  • No photographs larger than 5×7”

Inmates at the Kensington Community Detention who isn't a level 1 or a 2 can receive books, magazines, and newspapers as well. The books, magazines, and newspapers will need to be sent directly from the bookstore or publisher to the Kensington Community Detention. All books being sent to the Kensington Community Detention will have to be new and paperback. Any and all used and hardcover books are not allowed. Books will be sent back to the sender if they are hardcovered or used. 

Here is the mailing address for inmates in the Kensington Community Detention is listed below: 

(Inmate's full name) (Inmate's Booking ID #)
217 Arlington Avenue, Kensington, CA, 94707

Kensington Community Detention
Facility Name
Kensington Community Detention
Facility Type
County Jail
Address
217 Arlington Avenue, Kensington, CA, 94707
Phone
510-526-4141
City
Kensington
Postal Code
94707
State
California
Country
Contra Costa County
Official Website
Website

Visitation Hours

  • Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
  • Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
  • Holiday Closed
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