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Kern County, CA Jail and Prison System

Address: 3000 West Cecil Avenue, Delano, CA 93216
Phone: 661-721-6300

Kern Valley State Prison (KVSP) is a Maximum security level State Prison located in the city of Delano, California. The facility houses Male Offenders who are convicted for crimes which come under California state and federal laws. The State Prison was opened in 06/05/19 Kern Valley State Prison (KVSP) has a total population of 3,871, being the 29th largest facility in California. The facility has a capacity of 2,448 inmates, which is the maximum amount of beds per facility.

The facility is part of Delano, CA judicial district, which has 0 facilities in total.

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  • 3,871 Population
  • 2,448 Capacity
  • Delano, CA Judicial District

How Do I Visit an Inmate in Kern Valley State Prison (KVSP)?

Locating an Inmate in Kern Valley State Prison (KVSP)

The best way to locate or get information of any inmate currently incarcerated in Kern Valley State Prison (KVSP) is to contact the State Prison for information on the inmate or visit them online at

Be Approved

Make sure an inmate you are visiting have placed you on their approved visiting list.

Be Prepared to Kern Valley State Prison (KVSP) Visiting Rules

For information on official policy that outlines the regulations and procedures for visiting a Kern Valley State Prison (KVSP) inmate contact the facility directly via 661-721-6300 phone number.

Visitation Days and Hours

Kern Valley State Prison (KVSP) State Prison has visiting hours on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays. For more information on when you can visit an inmate and get directions contact the State Prison directly.

Visiting a Kern Valley State Prison (KVSP) inmate on holidays:

The inmate will be notified as to any changes to the "normal" visitation schedule due to holidays and/or any special commitments.

USP General Visiting Hours
Sat8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Sun8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Hol8:00 AM - 2:30 PM

How to Send a Mail/Care Package to an Inmate?

Inmates can receive letters from their family members and friends, as well as packages from home with prior written approval from the inmate's unit team or authorized staff member at Kern Valley State Prison (KVSP).

To make sure the mail and package you are sending comes under approved item list and for more clarification contact the State Prison administration at 661-721-6300.

You can also try to contact the facility by reaching out to them on social media platforms. Visit their Facebook page here.

For sending a mail or a care package to an Kern Valley State Prison (KVSP) State Prison inmate you should have the following information on the parcel:

Inmate Mail 1 Inmate Mail 2 Freight and non-USPS parcels Staff Mail

Inmate's Name and CDCR number Kern Valley State Prison Facility 'A', P.O. Box 5101, Delano, CA 93216 Facility 'B', P.O. Box 5102, Delano, CA 93216 Facility 'C', P.O. Box 5103, Delano, CA 93216 Facility 'D', P.O. Box 5104, Delano, CA 93216 Facility 'M', P.O. Box 5105, Delano, CA 93216 ASU1, P.O. Box 5107, Delano, CA 93216 ASU2, P.O. Box 5106, Delano, CA 93216

Staff Name Kern Valley State Prison P.O. Box 3130 Delano, CA 93216-6000

How To Send Money to an Inmate?

All money orders should be sent directly to Consolidated Banking at the address below:

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