Men's Central Jail will provide tours only to persons or groups with professional or academic interests, e.g., dignitaries, law enforcement and legal professionals, court officials, college-level criminal justice majors or law students, etc. If the tour request is for students, the course instructor must make the request and attend the tour. Do understand that tours of the facility is a privilege, not a right - MCJ has the right to refuse entrance to any person
For questions or inquiries regarding tours please contact the MCJ Legal Unit at
(213) 974-0103. Please refer to the link below for the tour guidelines of this facility.
MCJ Tour Guidelines