Inmate Mail

Policy
Custody Services Bureau information posted is for reference only and does not necessarily include a specific policy in its entirety. Custody Services policy is reviewed on a frequent basis and is subject to change at any time.

All legitimate mail sent to and from persons incarcerated in Contra Costa County Sheriff's Detention Facilities shall be delivered to addressees without undue delay.

All mail will be delivered in accordance with security regulations of the Detention Division. Policies and procedures governing inmate correspondence shall be
made available to all inmates and staff, and shall be reviewed annually
and updated as necessary.