Kern County Sheriff



Kern County Jail


The Kern County Sheriff web page has an inmate locator feature that allows you to look up inmates currently housed in their facilities. Click to the Kern County Inmate Search Page.

Click the name of the inmate and you will be taken to the next page which lists:
  • inmate number
  • inmate location
  • arrest date and time
  • bail, if applicable
  • anticipated release date
  • next hearing date with time and location



Kern County Facilities


A Kern county inmate can be housed at one of several facilities.
Click on the name of the facility and you will go the page that lists:
  • a map
  • general information
  • rules for visiting inmates
  • how to leave money for inmates
  • how to pick up property
  • how to send mail

The Sheriff's Department also has a Work Release Program as an alternative to incarceration.

Looking for an address or a phone number? Here is a Contact List for the Sheriff Department.


Kern County Superior Court


Many California public records can be viewed online. Click to the Kern County Courts Page and choose the type of case you are looking for under the "public searches" tab.




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