MDC Los Angeles Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: March 2, 2020
213-485-0439
535 N ALAMEDA STREET LOS ANGELES, CA, 90012

The MDC Los Angeles or also known as the Los Angeles Federal Prison is classified as a medium-security facility that also runs a prison camp that oversees minimum-security inmates.

The MDC Los Angeles is home to the Los Angeles in California.

Between the two facilities they can house just over 769 offenders. The MDC Los Angeles can comfortably house just under 769 offenders and the camp can comfortably house just under 769 offenders.

When the MDC Los Angeles first opened it was meant to house maximum-security inmates and was once known as the largest maximum-security facilities in all the United States. However, the status of this facility changed in 2005.

In the MDC Los Angeles, they offer several services and programs. These include the following:

  • Self-Improvement Classes

  • Educational Programs

  • Vocational Training

  • Apprenticeships

  • Parenting Classes

  • Release Preparation Courses

  • Recreational Activities

Inmate Mailing Address

Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
MDC Los Angeles
535 N ALAMEDA STREET LOS ANGELES, CA, 90012

MDC Los Angeles Prison Information

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Jail Name MDC Los Angeles
Jail Type Federal Prison
State California
County Los angeles
Web Page website
Address 535 N ALAMEDA STREET LOS ANGELES, CA, 90012
City Los Angeles
Zip 90012
Phone 213-485-0439

Sending a Mail/Care Package

To send mail to the camp or the main campus, please use the following mailing address:

Inmate Name, ID Number

MDC Los Angeles OR MDC Los Angeles Satellite Camp

535 N ALAMEDA STREET LOS ANGELES, CA, 90012

If you use the physical address for the facility, your mail will be refused and sent back to the post office.

All incoming mail will be required to have a return address on the envelope as well.

Sending Money

Sending money to an offender in the MDC Los Angeles is easy as pie now. All you need to do is either use MoneyGram or Western Union. You can do so by going to the local kiosk, online, or over the phone.

Please be aware that there is a service fee to use this service.

Phone calls

Phone calls will be a maximum of 15-minutes in length. You will not be permitted to use call features such as three-way calling, call forwarding, and call waiting.

All calls will be subjected to monitoring or recording by a staff with the facility.

Visitation

You will only be permitted to visit the offender at the MDC Los Angeles between the hours of 8 am to 3 pm during Monday, Friday, Saturday, Sundays, along with holidays.

The camp will only have visitation on Saturday, Sunday, and Mondays.

All inmates will have 24 visiting points at the start of each month. Every hour of visiting during the weekdays will cost them 1 point. Every hour of visiting on the weekends will cost them 2 points.

Visiting Hours

Monday — 2:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Tuesday — 2:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Wednesday — 2:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Thursday — 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Friday — 2:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Saturday — 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Sunday — 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.