Kings County Jail, California Inmate Search

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The Kings County Jail, located at 1444 West Lacey BoulevardPO Box 1699, Hanford, CA, 93230 is a County Jail and serves Kings County. It has a capacity of 325. If the inmate you are looking for is not on the search above, you can go directly to the Kings County Jail’s website or you can call the jail directly on: 559-584-1431 ext 2812 or ext 4103.

The Kings County Jail, located at 1444 West Lacey Boulevard PO Box 1699, Hanford, CA, 93230 is a County Jail and serves . It has a capacity of 325.

Those close to inmates may:

  • Send inmates mail
  • Deposit money into their inmate trust account
  • Receive calls from them
  • Visit them

Kings County Jail, California
General Information

Kings County Jail Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff’s Name Kings County Sheriffs Department - Avenal Substation
Address 501 East Kings Street, Avenal, California, 93204
Phone Number 559-386-5361

Visiting hours

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
Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Visitation Rules

While inmates can receive visitors at Kings County Jail, there are strict rules in place. If you don’t adhere to these rules, your visit will be denied (often without warning), and you could risk future visits.


Visitors must schedule a visit, in line with the visitation hours of the jail, and its requirements.


Visitors must also have their government ID on them to be permitted into the visiting area. They must adhere to jail’s dress code. They will not be able to bring anything into the visitation area.


Call 559-584-1431 ext 2812 or ext 4103 for scheduling a visit. http://www.countyofkings.com/departments/public-safety/sheriff website for more information about the application process.

Sending A Mail Or Package

All mail coming into the prison is inspected by the jail staff.

It is important that for any mail to be processed at Kings County Jail that the sender’s name and mailing address is included on the envelope.

In addition, the inmate’s full name (that they are in the jail under), the inmate’s SPN & cell block area must be listed.

The following restrictions apply for any mail sent to Kings County Jail:

  • No perfume, body fluids (including lipstick) or makeup can be included
  • No sexually suggestive photographs
  • No medicines
  • No cash or money orders
  • No food or food items
  • Contraband

For full details on the most uptodate policies, visit the Kings County Jail’s http://www.countyofkings.com/departments/public-safety/sheriff.

To clarify any questions you have on sending mail here, call the Kings County Jail directly on 559-584-1431 ext 2812 or ext 4103.

Sending Money

To add money to an inmate’s trust account at Kings County Jail, you have a few options.

Don’t send cash by mail. You can deposit a money order. You may also be able to use: Touch Pay Direct to deposit money.

You can call the jail at 559-584-1431 ext 2812 or ext 4103 to find out any other updated ways of depositing money for an inmate.

Phone Calls

Inmates held at Kings County Jail are not allowed to receive phone calls. They are however allowed to put through collect calls. Some jails have also upgraded their phone systems to allow detainees to make calls directly to landlines and cell phones, which means calls are usually cheaper than if they were on a collect basis.

All calls made out can be recorded and monitored, so care should be taken about what is discussed.

The jail may limit calls to some numbers for security reasons, without providing any warning.

To find the most uptodate information on the phone policies at Kings County Jail, call 559-584-1431 ext 2812 or ext 4103.

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Kings County Jail OVERVIEW

COUNTY DEPARTMEN'T NAME: Kings County Jail
CITY: Hanford
STATE: California
ZIP: 93230
POPULATION:
NO. OF CONVICTED:177
CONFINED POPULATION:568
NO. OF NON US CITIZEN:53
GENDER DEMOGRAPHICS:
NO. OF ADULT MALE:470
NO. OF ADULT FEMALE:98
RACIAL DEMOGRAPHICS:
WHITE:127
BLACK:70
HISPANIC/LATINO:326
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE:33
ASIAN:6
RACE NOT KNOWN:6