Visiting Information

Pre-Trial Detention Facility Visiting Hours

Visits are handled on a first-come, first-served basis. Check-in begins one (1) hour prior to the session start time, check in ends promptly 30 minutes prior to the end of each session as listed below in red; except for Sunday afternoon visiting from 1:30 to 4:30, check-in will begin 1 hour prior to the (Sunday afternoon) session.

The Public Reception Counter at the Main Jail is closed from 11:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.  A phone is available in the lobby if you need assistance.

HOURS WEDNESDAY THURSDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY
8:30 a.m.
to
11:30 a.m.
*Last visit sent up @ 11:00 a.m.*
C, E, G
MB (*L1)
B, E
SPECIAL
MB (*L1)
A, F
WH (*L2)
SEG
1:30 p.m.
to
4:30 p.m.
*Last visit sent up @ 4:00 p.m.*
F, B
3MS
WH (*L1)
A, G
SEG/3DS
C, E
3MS
MB (*L1)
B, G
SPECIAL
7:00 p.m.
to
9:00 p.m.
*Last visit sent up @ 8:30 p.m.*
D, H
SEG/3DS
C, F
3MS
WH (*L1)
D, H
SPECIAL
A, D, H
SEG/3DS

The designations A, B, C, D, E, F, G, 3MS, Segregated Housing (SEG), and Special (S) Housing are inmate housing locations. You must know where the inmate is housed before making any plans to visit. Because inmates are routinely re-housed to different areas, it is recommended you call before making your visit. (805) 654-3335.

* Women’s Housing (WH) and Men’s Booking (MB) visits will be conducted on Level 1 (L1) Wednesday and Thursday. WH visits will be conducted on Level 2 (L2) on Sunday.

Todd Road Jail Visiting Hours

Check in starts 30 minutes prior to the start of each session. Check in ends promptly 30 minutes prior to the end of each session as listed below in red. Visits are on a first-come first-serve basis. You must fill out a visitor slip and take a number and wait for your number to be called. Have your I.D. ready.

  • Inmates receive 2 – ½ hour visits per week
  • Two visitors per visit. 2 adults or 1 adult 1 minor
  • Visiting days are on Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
  • There are four visiting sessions each day
  • Our business hours are, 7am – 7pm Monday through Sunday
HOURS WEDNESDAY THURSDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY
7:30 a.m.
to
9:30 a.m.
*Last visit sent
up @ 9:00 a.m.*
C 5 – C 6
D 2
A 1 – A 2
B 3 – B 4
A 1 – A 2
B 3 – B 4
C 2
D 2
A 6 – A 7
B 2
C 1 – C 3
D 1
10:00 a.m.
to
12:00 p.m.*Last visit sent
up @ 11:30 a.m.*
C 3
D 3 – D 4
A 3 – A 4
B 5 – B 6
A 3 – A 4
B 5 – B 6
C 4
D 3 – D 4
A 5
B 1
C 5 – C 6
D 5 – D 6
1:30 p.m.
to
3:30 p.m.*Last visit sent
up @ 3:00 p.m.*
C 1 – C 2
D 5 – D 6
A 6 – A 7
B 2
A 6 – A 7
B 2
C 1 – C 3
D 1
A 3 – 4
B 5 – B 6
C 4
D 3 – D 4
4:00 p.m.
to
6:00 p.m.
*Last visit sent
up @ 5:30 p.m.*
C 4
D 1
A 5
B 1
A 5
B 1
C 5 – C 6
D 5 – D 6
A 1 – A 2
B 3 – B 4
C 2
D 2

Inmate Visiting Guidelines

  1. All persons entering any facility are subject to a search of their persons and property. Any person found violating any law will be arrested and prosecuted.
  2. Any person that has been booked into the Ventura County Jail may not visit for one calendar year from the date of their release.
  3. Visiting delays may occur due to emergencies within the facility.
  4. Inmates receive two (2) thirty-minute visits, which can consist of one or two adults, or one adult and one child, per week.
  5. Only two persons may visit an inmate at one time (two adults, or one minor child and one adult).
  6. Minor children must be accompanied by either the child’s parent, grandparent, or legal guardian. In addition, minors may not be left unattended anywhere on jail grounds. Evidence of parental rights or guardianship may be requested. The final decision to allow a visit by a minor child resides with the Facility Sergeant.
  7. Photo identification is required. Photo identification is defined as:
    1. A valid driver’s license issued by a government agency; (No more than 30 days expired)
    2. An identification card issued by a government agency;
    3. A military identification card issued by a government agency;
    4. A valid/current passport;
    5. A valid/current immigration identification card issued by a government agency;
    6. Other forms of valid photo identification may be accepted, based upon the discretion of the Facility Sergeant
  8. No food, beverages, or smoking is allowed inside the visiting area.
    1. All visitors must adhere to the following dress code:
    2. Shirts WITH sleeves only and shoes are required. Pants that are torn are not allowed;
    3. Shorts/Skirts should be no more than 1″ above knee;
    4. No sheer, see-through, or provocative clothing allowed;
    5. No strapless or midriff tops are permitted;
    6. Clothing that is deemed inappropriate by facility staff may have the decision reviewed by the Facility Sergeant;
    7. Refusal to comply with this dress code may result in the visit being denied or terminated.
  9. The following items are ALLOWED in the visiting area:
    1. Personal key ring;
    2. Personal identification;
    3. One baby bottle and/or blanket (if bringing in an infant)
  10. The following are NOT allowed in the visiting area:
    1. Purses, wallets, backpacks, diaper bags, infant carriers, strollers,
      cell phones;
    2. Books, magazines, newspapers, pictures, or other miscellaneous papers;
    3. Candy, food, cigarettes, matches, lighters, pens, pencils;
    4. Cameras

Possession of items not allowed in the visiting area may result in your visit being terminated. Facility staff will not “hold” any item for you and there are no storage lockers available.