Elmwood Jail701 S. Abel Street, Milpitas, CA, 95035
Elmwood Jail is locates at 701 S. Abel Street CA 95035. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under California state law. Elmwood Jail doesn’t keep juvenile offenders.
The prison has a capacity of around 2450
This is a direct supervision facility which means that the correctional officers and the inmates are present in the same area. The Elmwood Jail has a total of 10 housing units. Every unit can hold up to 245 inmates who have similar security levels. The jail also has 2 isolation cells and 2 holding tanks.
The Elmwood Jail is spread over an area of around 85 acres and employs around 400 staff members.
The inmates at the Elmwood Jail are given 3 meals every day. They also have access to medical care and psychological counseling if needed. The Elmwood Jail also offers educational and vocational programs to help the inmates get back on their feet after they are released.
The Elmwood Jail is one of the largest prisons in California and has a long history. It was first built in the year 1934 and has been expanded and renovated several times since then.