LOS ANGELES BAIL BOND INFORMATION
Twin Towers and Men's Central Jail are located LA County's downtown jail complex, along with the Inmate Reception Center (IRC).
These jails are often referred to interchangeably as Mens Central Jail and Twin Towers Jail.
Call us for immediate bondsman service at 888-224-5266.
The Complex makes up the world's largest jail facility. If you need to arrange a bail bond for Twin Towers Jail, it's important to start the bail process as soon as possible. Being so large, this jail generally takes 12 to 24 hours to process in and out on bond.
DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES COUNTY JAILS
The Los Angeles County jails, especially the Men’s Central Jail and the Twin Towers Jail in downtown Los Angeles, are not pleasant places to be incarcerated.
Many would describe the Los Angeles County Jail System as scary, dangerous and understaffed. If you are looking for a bail bond in Los Angeles County these words may be on heavy your mind.
If you have a loved one or friend in County Jail in downtown Los Angeles and are considering bail, you may want to consider these facts cited by the LA Times:
- Cells in the Men’s Central Jail are literally filled to double the capacity intended. There are 200 three-man cells each holding six men. Additionally, there are 200 two-man cells each holding four men.
- Inmates are required three hours per week of time out of their cells. Yes, per week.
- The Sheriff’s Department is understaffed by 1000.
(Reference: LA Times, May 12, 2006, “U.S. Judge Calls for L.A. Jail Reforms”)
The Men’s Central Jail and the Twin Towers Complex are situated across the street from one another.
Often, this facility is collectively referred to as the Twin Towers jail or as the Men’s Central Jail.
In order to relieve tensions in the Men’s Central Jail, inmates are sometimes moved to the Twin Towers Jail. After court in Los Angeles County, defendants who continue to be remanded are sent to Twin Towers.
Additionally, longer term defendants awaiting trial but subsequently released on bond are release through Mens Central Jail.
TWIN TOWERS JAIL INFORMATION
The Twin Towers Complex is located 450 Bauchet Street; Los Angeles, CA 90012.
The Twin Towers jail consists of two towers, a medical services building, and the Los Angeles County Medical Center Jail Ward.
The Twin Towers, which have been constructed in such a way to house maximum security inmates and a large portion of the county's mental and health inmates.
The booking process can take as long as 24 hours and release may be delayed as long as 12 - 24 hours after the bail bond has been posted.
MEN'S CENTRAL JAIL INFORMATION
Across the street from the Twin Towers jail, at 441 Bauchet Street is Men's Central Jail. It primarily houses sentenced inmates.
It currently houses the majority of Los Angeles County's high risk, high security inmates, and it ranks as one of the largest jails in the world.
The capacity of the Men’s Central jail is approximately 7,000 inmates.
OTHER LA COUNTY JAIL FACILITIES
If a man you know is in a different jail in Los Angeles County, he will eventually be transferred to Twin Towers if he is not otherwise released, such as on bail. Please visit our Los Angeles County Jails page for more information.
For information regarding women in jail in Los Angeles County please visit: Lynwood Bail Bond Information
You may contact our bail bond company for information regarding Los Angeles County and other jails in California. We can be reached at 310-275-6465 or toll-free nationwide at 888-224-5266.
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