Kern County Jails & Prisons

See Kern County CA Jails & Prisons and search free public jail and prison records. Jails and prisons are correctional institutions which hold individuals who have been arrested, convicted of a misdemeanor, sentenced to prison, or incarcerated for a felony.


Kern County Juvenile Camp Erwin Owen 14401 Sierra Way Kernville CA 93238 760-376-2844


Kern County Juvenile Hall 1831 Ridge Road Bakersfield CA 93305 661-868-4300

Kern County Lerdo Max-Med Security Facility 17645 Industrial Farm Road Bakersfield CA 93308 661-391-2064

Kern County Lerdo Minimum Security Facility 17635 Industrial Farm Road Bakersfield CA 93308 661-391-7802

Kern County Sheriff-Jail 1415 Truxtun Avenue Bakersfield CA 93301 661-868-6850

Kern County Work Release Center 17645 Industrial Farm Road Bakersfield CA 93308 661-391-7989

Kern Crossroads Facility 17824 Quality Road Bakersfield CA 93308 661-391-2200

Mojave Jail 1771 State Highway 58 Mojave CA 93501 661-824-7147

Ridgecrest Jail 128 East Coso Avenue Ridgecrest CA 93555 760-384-5855

Juvenile Camp John Munz 42220 Lake Hughes Road Lake Hughes CA 93532 50.0 miles from Kern County 323-267-4800

LA County Jail, Mira Loma Detention 45100 60th Street West Lancaster CA 93536 52.6 miles from Kern County 213-473-6100

Juvenile Camp Challenger 5300 West Avenue I Lancaster CA 93536 53.0 miles from Kern County 323-267-4800

Lancaster Jail 501 West Lancaster Boulevard Lancaster CA 93534 55.9 miles from Kern County 323-267-4800

LA County Jail, Pitchess Detention 29310 The Old Road Castaic CA 91384 62.2 miles from Kern County 213-473-6100

Juvenile Camp Joseph Scott 28700 Bouquet Canyon Road Santa Clarita CA 91390 62.9 miles from Kern County 323-267-4800

Palmdale Jail 1020 East Palmdale Boulevard Palmdale CA 93550 63.5 miles from Kern County 323-267-4800

Santa Clarita Jail 23740 Magic Mountain Parkway Valencia CA 91355 64.3 miles from Kern County 323-267-4800

LA County Jail, Nidorf Juvenile 16350 Filbert Street Los Angeles CA 91342 72.6 miles from Kern County 323-267-4800

Simi Valley City Jail 3901 Alamo Street Simi Valley CA 93063 73.2 miles from Kern County 805-583-6950

Ventura County Todd Road Facility 600 Todd Road Santa Paula CA 93060 74.9 miles from Kern County 805-654-3335

About Jails and Prisons

Jails and prisons house people who are awaiting trial and inmates who have been convicted of a crime. These facilities are divided into county jails, state prisons, and federal prisons.

Jails and prisons maintain records on every person who is currently or was formerly incarcerated at their facility. These records are open to the public and are often available through online databases.