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Metropolitan Detention Center Los Angeles


Los Angeles Federal Criminal Defense Attorney

If someone you know is being held at the Metropolitan Detention Center call our federal criminal defense attorneys. The MDC is close to us and we go there often to visit inmates and handle their case.

Contact our Los Angeles Federal Defense Attorneys if you or someone you know is facing a federal criminal charge and/or is being held at the MDC.

The Metropolitan Detention Center (MDC) in Los Angeles, California, is an administrative facility for male and female inmates awaiting trial in the Los Angeles Federal Courts. The facility is located in downtown Los Angeles. The MDC is an on-site jail for the Downtown Los Angeles Federal Court House.

The MDC as an administrative facility, is an institution that handles situations such as the detention of pretrial offenders; the treatment of inmates with serious or chronic medical problems; or the containment of extremely dangerous, violent, or escape-prone inmates.

Location of Prison

MDC LOS ANGELES
METROPOLITAN DETENTION CENTER
535 N ALAMEDA STREET
LOS ANGELES, CA 90012

Phone Number and Fax Number

Phone: 213-485-0439
Fax: 213-253-9510

Inmate Mailing Address

“Inmate’s Name and Register Number”
MDC LOS ANGELES
METROPOLITAN DETENTION CENTER
P.O. BOX 1500
LOS ANGELES, CA 90053

***The Metropolitan Detention Center

The Federal Bureau of Prisons was established in 1930 and today the Bureau consists of 116 institutions, 6 regional offices, a Central Office (headquarters), 2 staff training centers, and 22 community corrections offices.

The MDC, as one of the administrative facilities, is a $70 million, 172,000 square foot, five floor structured jail. The jail is built for 151 beds but currently has 440 beds. The facility is made to accommodate 512 inmates, holding each inmate for no longer than 96 hours.

Visiting hours are available 7 days a week from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Arrestees may have one visit a day by a family member or friend and an attorney, bail bonds person, or member of clergy may visit anytime.

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