Santa Ana Orange County jail, known as OCJ, is the county’s main jail for both men and women. It should not be confused with the Santa Ana Police Department which is directly accross the street and operates it’s own jail.
- Inmates are allowed one visit per visiting day.
- Visits are limited to two persons and one child under 5 years of age.
- Visits are on a first come/first served basis
- Visitors must coordinate their visits with their loved ones to avoid a situation where two visitors show up (at different times) for the same inmate. One of the visitors will be turned away since inmates are only allowed one visit per day.
- Visitors are required to show ID prior to a visit. Only government issued ID’s are accepted (Driver’s License, Identification Card, Passport, Consular card, etc.)
- General population – Friday through Sunday 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
- Last sign-up to visit is at 5:00 P.M. All visiting times are subject to change without notice.
- Module J (Protective Custody) – Friday through Sunday 9:00 A.M., 2:00 P.M. and 3:00 P.M.
- Module J R-3 – Friday through Sunday 10:00 A.M. and 1:00 P.M.
- Module J (Total Separation) – Friday through Sunday 8:00 A.M. to 10:00 A.M. and 12:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
- Module N -Friday through Sunday, Males 9:00 A.M., 1:00 P.M., 3:00 P.M., and 5 P.M.
- Females 8:00 A.M., 10:00 A.M. 12:00 P.M., and 2:00 P.M.
- Inmates at the Intake/Release Center and the Central Men’s Jail receive their meals from 11:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. and 4:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. daily, so no visits are offered at these times.