The San Diego County - South Bay Detention Facility (s in San Diego County serves as a prison facility for the city of Chula Vista and other smaller towns surrounding San Diego. As well as inmates awaiting transfer to other prisons, jails and State penitentiaries. In order to visit inmates at San Diego County - South Bay Detention Facility (s, you'll be traveling to Chula Vista, CA, 91910-5646 in San Diego. The address of this facility is listed as 500 3rd Ave. But it's important that you verify that your inmate is at this location before making travel arrangements.
Calling inmates can be costly. Some prisons charge inmates up to $14 a minute for long-distance calls. To avoid these fees, set up a local phone number that rings at your phone number(s) no matter where you live. GlobalTel.com can provide local numbers that won't have to pay any extra for long distance. You can reach them at inmate calls
. To send mail to an inmate you can visit send postcards
. Always talk with your inmate to learn the hours they are permitted to make phone calls or receive visitors. Facilities like San Diego County - South Bay Detention Facility (s have rules for sending mail and restrictions on the days and times allowed for visitation, Facilities in CA each have different rules that you'll be required to follow. So don't assume they are the same as each other.
Prison is expensive. Even public prison facilities appear to be operating like for-profit prisons these days. Long distance phone calls are a favorite way for jails to make money. Charging inmates for everything from soap to toothpaste is another. Even sending your inmate money to buy these things will come with an added fee. The first thing to do is set up an economical line of communication as suggested above. Then you can communicate with the inmate to discuss a reasonable budget and how the family can work together to pay and keep it.
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