The Sheriff’s Department is headquartered in Kearney Mesa. This location provides administrative support and provides services such as homicide detail, family protection detail, internal affairs, facilities and special projects, crime analysis, labor relations, financial services and others.
John F. Duffy Administrative Center
9621 Ridgehaven Court
San Diego, CA 92123
Front Desk: 858-974-2222
24-hour bail bonds information: 619-785-3077
P.O. Box 939062
San Diego, CA 92193-9062
The San Diego Sheriff’s Department has approximately 4,000 employees and includes support staff, civilian employees and sworn officers. The Sheriff’s Department provides law enforcement services to unincorporated areas of the county and also provides court services and supervises detention facilities.
The San Diego County Sheriff is an elected official and manages the Department’s eight major patrol stations, a crime laboratory, four patrol substations and all seven detention facilities. San Diego’s current Sheriff, Bill Gore, was elected in 2010. He replaced Sheriff Bill Kolender, who retired in 2009.
The Court Services Bureau merged with the San Diego County Marshals in 2000. The Sheriffs now provide security and other related services to numerous San Diego Superior Court locations throughout the county. They also provide services related to wage garnishments, real and personal property levies, summons, claims, bank levies, evictions and temporary restraining orders. Members of the Sheriff’s Department also assist in serving civil processes.
The Department is the primary law enforcement for the following areas:
- Solana Beach
- San Marcos
- Lemon Grove
- Del Mar
San Diego Jails
The San Diego Sheriff’s Department also provides services to the following detention facilities. In total, the Detention Services Bureau oversees an average daily inmate population of more than 5,000 inmates. More than 100,000 inmates are booked, housed and released every year.
- East Mesa Detention Facility
- Facility 8 Detention Facility
- George F. Bailey Detention Facility
- Las Colinas Detention Facility
- South Bay Detention Facility
- San Diego Central Jail
- Vista Detention Facility
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