Covina Police Department Jail

City Jail

Last Updated: March 12, 2020
444 N Citrus Ave, Covina, CA 91723
Los Angeles

Covina Police Department Jail is for City Jail offenders sentenced up to twenty four months.

All prisons and jails have Security or Custody levels depending on the inmate’s classification, sentence, and criminal history. Please review the rules and regulations for City Jail - medium facility.

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Satellite View of Covina Police Department Jail

You can support your loved ones at Covina Police Department Jail on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 626-381-3391.

The Covina Police Department Jail serves as a low/medium-security city detention center located at 444 N Citrus Ave in Covina, CA. Operated locally by the police and sheriff's departments, it houses inmates and detainees awaiting trial or sentencing. Most sentenced inmates have terms of less than two years. The facility also accepts inmates from surrounding towns and occasionally from the US Marshal's Service.

New detainees are regularly admitted to the jail, with some being released on bail or placed under pretrial services caseloads. Others may be supervised by probation agencies or released on recognizance with a court appearance agreement. Those who remain in custody await their court appearances at the facility, receiving accommodations such as bedding and meals.

For access to arrest records in California, you can view them here.

The Covina Jail is a Type I jail capable of housing a maximum of 20 prisoners. When an officer makes an arrest, the person arrested is brought to the Covina Jail for booking, which includes completion of LA County booking paperwork, medical screening, live scan finger printing and photographing. Prisoners can be held for a maximum of 72 hours before they are transported to court for arraignment. In some cases, prisoners are transferred to the Los Angeles County Jail for housing after booking is completed. The Covina Jail processes approximately 3700 adult arrestees through the jail annually.

The Covina Jail is staffed by non-sworn Jailers and jail is staffed 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. Jailers are responsible for booking paperwork in order to get officers back into the field as quickly as possible after an arrest. Jailers are also responsible for prisoner meal preparation and for supervising visitation for prisoners that have been in custody for more than 24 hours.

Inmate Locator

To utilize the Inmate Search page on InmateAid, begin by selecting the relevant prison facility in California. This allows you to view the current list of inmates housed at Covina Police Department Jail.

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As a last resort, you might have to pay for that information if we do not have it. The Arrest Record Search will cost you a small amount, but their data is the freshest available and for that reason, they charge to access it.

Visitation Information

Covina Jail - Visitation

Prisoner visitation is available once the person has been in-custody for 24 hours. You are not required to call in advance. If you are not certain the person you wish to visit is at the Covina Jail or to see if they are eligible for visitors, you may either call the Covina Jail at (626) 384.5638 or log into the Los Angeles County booking system. This system will show you if they are in-custody, where they are in-custody and what date & time they were taken into custody. To access this system, click LA COUNTY BOOKING.

If you plan on visiting a prisoner at the Covina PD, there are few things you need to know.

  1. Visiting hours are 1:00-4:00 PM daily; limited to 15 minutes, one visit per day
  2. You must be 18 years or older, unless a child of the prisoner
  3. No more than two visitors at any one time
  4. You must have valid government ID
  5. Visitors are subject to search prior to their entry into the police jail
  6. No money, food or other items may be given to the prisoner

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