Tehachapi, CA California Correctional Institution (CCI) View

When it originally opened in 1933, CCI housed female inmates. A 1952 earthquake closed the facility. It reopened in 1954 as a male institution. In 1985, the state built the first new maximum security facility in more than 100 years at CCI. The following year, the prison added a new medium custody facility.

Mailing to California Correctional Institution (CCI) Inmates and Staff

Inmate Visiting Days and Hours

Day of Week Hours
Monday 7:45 a.m. to 2:45 p.m
Tuesday 7:45 a.m. to 2:45 p.m
Wednesday 7:45 a.m. to 2:45 p.m
Thursday 7:45 a.m. to 2:45 p.m
Friday 7:45 a.m. to 2:45 p.m
Saturday 8:15 AM - 2:45 PM
Sunday 8:15 AM - 2:45 PM
Holiday 8:15 AM - 2:45 PM

How to Send Money to California Correctional Institution (CCI)

Family and friends can send money to inmates at California Correctional Institution (CCI) through approved methods to help them purchase essential items from the commissary.