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Special COVID-19 Modified Hours Effective Monday, June 29, 2020 

Visiting Hours

  • Mon - Fri 7 PM - 10 PM
  • Sat - Sun 1 PM - 5 PM

Registrant/Court Ordered Booking:

  • Daily 2 PM - 10 PM

 Finger-printing/Live Scan Services:

  • Sat - Sun 10 AM - 1 PM

Clothing Exchange

In light of Governor Newsom’s Executive Order along with Alameda County Public Health Department and the City of Fremont’s guidance on extraordinary measures necessary to help slow the spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), clothing exchange from visitors will not be allowed for the duration of the COVID-19 emergency. Clean clothes for prisoners will be provided as needed by the detention staff.

Capacity and Services 

The Fremont Detention Facility is a Type-I jail with a rated capacity of 96 prisoners and a total of 54 beds. The facility is responsible for the temporary care and safe custody of persons arrested or detained by the Fremont Police Department prior to arraignment in court or transfer to the Alameda County jail (Santa Rita). Aside from booking, housing, and releasing of pretrial prisoners, the Detention Facility also provides other services, such as court-ordered and registrant bookings, as well as finger-printing and Live Scan services.

Booking Services

Currently, the Detention Facility books and houses adult prisoners for:

  • BART Police Department
  • California Highway Patrol
  • Department of Corrections (State Parole)
  • Newark Police Department
  • Union City Police Department
  • East Bay Regional Park District Police Department

Inmate Locator

To locate an inmate in Alameda county, please visit the Alameda County Sheriff Inmate Locator.

Operation Hours

  • 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • The Fremont Police Detention facility is currently located to the rear of the Police Department building, south of Stevenson Boulevard - Map

Clothing Exchange

  • Will be accepted during visiting hours only
  • The day prior to court appearance

Registrant Booking (290PC)

  • Monday through Friday from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
  • Saturday and Sunday from 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Registrant Booking (11590HS & 457.1PC)

  • Daily 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Court-Ordered Booking

  • Between 2:00 pm and 10:00 pm (daily)


Detention Facility Services: (510) 790-6800.

Jail lobby Staff