Glenn County CA Sheriff's Jail

County Jail

Last Updated: April 12, 2023
543 W Oak St, Willows, CA 95988

Glenn County Jail is for County 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 County - medium facility.

The phone carrier is Global Tel Link (GTL) - ConnectNetwork, to see their rates and best-calling plans for your inmate to call you.

If you are unsure of your inmate's location, you can search and locate your inmate by typing in their last name, first name or first initial, and/or the offender ID number to get their accurate information immediately Registered Offenders

Satellite View of Glenn County CA Sheriff's Jail

You can support your loved ones at Glenn County Jail on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 530-934-6441.

When someone you care about gets locked up, it's tough to figure out all the ins and outs of jail life. From sending mail to visiting, there are a lot of things to sort out. And getting info about the arrest? Not always easy. That's where this webpage comes in handy. It's here to help you get a handle on how things work at Glenn County CA Sheriff's Jail so you can stay connected and support your loved one behind bars.

The Glenn County Jail is a detention center located at 543 W Oak St Willows, CA which is operated locally by the Glenn County Sheriff's Office and holds inmates awaiting trial or sentencing or both. Most of the sentenced inmates are here for less than two years. Glenn County accepts inmates from surrounding towns, Willows Police Department, and the US Marshal's Service.

New detainees arrive at the jail regularly, with some being released on bail, placed under pretrial services caseloads, supervised by probation agencies, or released on recognizance with a court appearance agreement. Those who are not released await their court appearances at the jail, receiving accommodations including bedding and meals. You can see all the arrest records for California here.

Money Deposits for Inmate Accounts

Money may be added to an inmate’s trust account via the internet, telephone, U.S. Postal money orders/Cashier's checks (by mail or in person at the jail lobby) and the Kiosk located in the jail lobby.

Online at Smart Deposit: Smart Deposit offers online and telephone payments using a debit or credit card for a nominal processing fee. Funds will be credited to the inmate’s account as soon as your credit card is approved

Toll-Free Call: Smart Deposit- 866-394-0490, Bilingual agents available

Jail Lobby Kiosk: Monday - Friday from 8:00 am to 7 pm- Cash and Credit Card

Jail Lobby Window: Monday - Friday from 8:00 am to 5 pm, U.S. Postal Money Orders and Cashier's checks only

Care Packs

Care packs have been discontinued for our facility.

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 Glenn County CA Sheriff's Jail.

The second section features the InmateAid Inmate Search tool, providing a user-generated database of inmates. You can access this resource to utilize any of InmateAid's services. If you require assistance in creating an inmate profile to maintain communication, please contact us at, and we'll gladly help you locate your loved one.

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

Glenn County Jail - Visitation

Visiting Hours

Male Inmates - Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 9am to 12pm and 1pm to 4pm

Protective Custody Inmates- Thursdays 1pm - 4pm

Female Inmates - Mondays 1pm - 4pm

Inmates on Administrative Segregation- Call the jail at 530-934-6428 for designated visiting time.

Ask The Inmate

Ask a former inmate questions at no charge. The inmate answering has spent considerable time in the federal prison system, state and county jails, and in a prison that was run by the private prison entity CCA. Ask your question or browse previous questions in response to comments or further questions of members of the InmateAid community.