Press Releases

Thursday 07/02/2020 12:02 PM - New Ordering Process for Inmate Commissary

Contact: Tony Cipolla
Phone: (805) 781-4547
Type of Incident: New Ordering Process for Inmate Commissary
Date and Time of Incident: 7-1-20
Place of Occurrence: County Jail
Victim Information: N/A
Suspect Information: N/A
Details of News Release: The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office has partnered with Aramark and TouchPay, to make ordering commissary goods and depositing funds into an inmate’s account more secure and convenient. Inmate accounts allow individuals to purchase commissary products, and purchase telephone debit minutes. Previously, friends and family members who have loved ones in jail could only make deposits in person at the County Jail. Now, anyone wishing to make a deposit to an inmate’s account may use the following options 24 hours a day, seven days a week: *Call 866-232-1899. *Go online to http://touchpaydirect.com. You must register an account first. *In person, at the TouchPay lobby kiosk at the San Luis Obispo County Jail. *Friends and family must use the facility number 293405 to ensure funds are properly applied to an inmate’s account. Funds will be available within 24 hours after deposit. There are applicable TouchPay fees for all deposits: $2.95 for deposits up to $200, and $3.95 for deposits greater than $200. Through the partnership with Aramark, friends and family may also purchase pre-packaged, commissary goods for their loved ones on the Aramark’s iCare website found at the following: https://shop.icaregifts.com/SanLuisObispoCA

Prepared By: tcipolla
Released: Thursday 07/02/2020 12:03 PM