MCC San Diego Metropolitan Correctional Center

MCC San Diego

808 Union Street
San Diego, CA 92101

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MCC San Diego Inmate Phone Calls

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MCC San Diego is an administrative security Federal Metropolitan Correctional Center operated by the Western Regional Office of the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP), a Division of the U.S. Department of Justice. MCC San Diego also known as Metropolitan Correctional Center San Diego is primarily used as detention center to hold federal pretrial detainees going through federal criminal proceedings in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California. The Metropolitan Correctional Center is a multi-story high-rise in downtown San Diego, California and houses 1000 administrative security male and female Federal inmates.



MCC San Diego is located in San Diego County, California and has an approximate population of 1.3 million people. It is approximately 55 miles south of Temecula, CA, and 15 miles north of Tijuana, Mexico, off of U.S. Highway 8.

Administrative Control
Federal Bureau of Prisons
Western Regional Office
7338 Shoreline Drive
Stockton, CA 95219

Judicial Court Authorities
U.S. District Court
Southern District of California
221 West Broadway
San Diego, CA 92101

U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals
95 7th Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

MCC San Diego Inmate Phone Calls

Housing units normally have 4 telephones for inmate use. Inmates are allowed a maximum of 300 minutes per month January thru October, and 400 minutes in November and December. Calls are limited to 15 minutes per call. The regular cost of an inmate calls is 21 cents per minute with a 15 call costing $3.15.

Service plans offering 11¢ per minute / 15 minute U.S. calls from MCC San Diego at $1.65 may be ordered from Pacific Telephone at 866-966-8666. International calls to Mexico, Asia, Europe and Middle East can be obtained for as low as 20¢ per min. For rate info & ordering information go to:


Send Money To MCC San Diego Inmates

Inmates can receive funds at a BOP-managed facility, which are deposited into their commissary accounts. You can send an inmate funds electronically using Western Union’s Quick Collect Program. Funds are received and processed seven days per week, including holidays. Funds sent between 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. EST are posted within 2-4 hours.

Western Union InmateSending MCC San Diego Inmates Western Union

You’ll need to provide Western Union Money the following info to complete your transfer:

Account Number: Inmate’s eight-digit register number with no spaces or dashes, followed immediately by the inmate’s last name (example: 12345678DOE)
Attention Line: Inmate’s full committed name
Code City is always: FBOP, DC

Federal Bureau of Prisons
Insert Valid Committed Inmate Name
Insert Inmate Eight-Digit Register Number
Post Office Box 474701
Des Moines, Iowa 50947-0001

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MCC San Diego
Inmate Telephone Calls

Federal inmates at MCC San Diego are authorized 300 minutes of prepaid telephone call January thru October, and 400 minutes in November and December each year. Prisoners are authorized phone lists of 30 approved numbers, with calls a maximum 15 minutes in length.

Global Tel Link contracts prison call services to the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP). All calls a Federal prison a charged at a rate of 21¢ per minute, with a 15 minute call costing $3.15. Pacific Telephone Company can substantially cut the cost of all Federal Prison Calls. Start saving on MCC San Diego Federal Prison calls now!

MCC San Diego Inmate Visiting

To verify an inmate’s incarceration location prior to visit, contact the Federal Inmate locator at By law, federal inmates are authorized four hours of visiting per month, but many prisons provide more. Visiting hours for MCC San Diego is scheduled daily according to housing units. Wardens can restrict the length of visits, or the number of people who can visit at once, to avoid visiting room overcrowding. It’s recommended to call the MCC San Diego Control Center at 619-232-4311 to confirm the visiting schedule before departing for your visit.

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