Detention Facility - Jail

Hayward Police Detention Facility is a Board of State and Community Corrections certified Type I jail. It operates 24 hours per day, housing up to 30 prisoners. The facility processes all arrests for the City of Hayward, plus registrant processing and public fingerprinting, but not immigration fingerprinting.

Hayward Police Department Jail

Additional Services:

  • Registrant processing – Sex, Arson & Drug registrants -By Appointment only (effective July 16, 2012).
  • Court-ordered booking – Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. This full booking process involves photographing, fingerprinting and identification checks through the County system.
  • Public fingerprinting (not immigration fingerprinting) – Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. | Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. A picture ID is required. The cost is $23 plus D.O.J fees
  • PREA Information

PREA Statistics for the Hayward Police Department Detention Facility:

  2022  No Incidents     
  2021  No Incidents     
  2020  No Incidents     
  2019  No Incidents     
  2018  No Incidents     
  2017  No Incidents     
  2016  No Incidents     
  2015  No Incidents     


Visitation of those in custody is conducted via a video link system and is available to adults over the age of 18 and minor children of inmates when accompanied by a parent or qualified adult guardian. Visitors are subject to a background check and must have a valid form of government-issued picture identification. Visitation is limited to 20 minutes and is subject to availability according to inmate processing.

Inmate visitation – available daily from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Inmate Locator

Hayward Police Department Jail is located at:
300 W. Winton Ave.
Hayward, CA 94544
(510) 293-7043

For more information about the Jail contact:

Bernie Cunha
Jail Administrator
Lieutenant Garett Wagner
Hayward Police Department
300 W. Winton Ave.
Hayward, CA 94544
(510) 293-7121