James A. Musick Facility

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      James A. Musick Facility, California

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      Los Angeles Field Office
      13502 Musick Road
      Irvine, CA, 92618
      Facility Main Telephone Number: (714) 935-6940
      Field Office Main Telephone Number: (714) 712-8074

      If you would like information about someone who is detained at this facility or general information on the facility you can call between the hours of 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM.

      Visitation hours:
      If you would like to visit a detained immigrant in this facility, you must do so Friday – Monday from 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM.

      Visitation Rules

      • Visits will last a minimum of 30 minutes
      • Visitors may only visit a detainee once a day
      • All visits shall be “non-contact.” This includes, family, friends, colleagues, etc.
      • No firearms or weapons of any kind are permitted in the facility
      • If visitors are or appear to be intoxicated, visitation will not be allowed
      • All visitors are subject to search while in the facility
      • Visitors are not allowed to pass or attempt to pass any items to detainees
      • Visitors are not allowed to carry any items into the visitation area

      If you need to get a hold of any detainee at this immigration detention facility you must call 714.935.6940. You will need to have the immigrants full name, alien registration number and your contact information where you can be reached (name, telephone, etc.).


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      Immigration Bond Information

      for the James A. Musick Facility

      Delivery bonds (i.e., immigration bonds) cannot be posted in-person directly at the James A. Musick Facility. Instead, family members or associates can post an immigration bond at any of the 82 ICE-ERO facilities around the country that accept immigration bonds. The closest facility to the James A. Musick Facility that accepts immigration bonds is located at 300 N Los Angeles Street, Suite 7621, Los Angeles, CA 90012. Immigration bonds can be posted Monday-Friday (except holidays) at this facility from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Bonds cannot be posted directly at the James A. Musick Facility.

      To post an immigration bond for someone detained at the James A. Musick Facility you must have a money order, cashier’s check or certified check. If the bond amount exceeds $10,000 and over, you can only pay by single cashier’s check or a certified check. All payments should be made to the “US Department of Homeland Security” or “Immigration and Customs Enforcement.”

      If you do not want to post the bond in-person yourself, you can also have a licensed immigration bond agent post the bond for you. For a small fee, ranging from 2% – 10%, an agent can post the bond for you electronically, so that you do not have to travel to the ICE-ERO facility. This process is typically faster and easier than posting a bond yourself.

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        Frequently asked questions about the James A. Musick Facility

        Does the facility have public parking?

        Yes. If you know someone who is detained at the James A. Musick Facility in Santa Ana California and you would like to visit them, there is free public parking available. The parking will be designated for visitors.

        Can I post a bond for someone who is detained at the James A. Musick Facility?

        It really depends on the specific details of the case surround the immigrant/alien that you are looking to bond out. If an immigration judge has set a bond in the immigrant’s case, then yes, you may bond someone out from this facility. See the next question below, regarding the various locations where bonds can be processed.

        If I am bonding someone out of the James A. Musick Facility, do I post the bond there or do I post the bond in another location?

        All bonds posted for any alien detained may be posted at any Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) bond acceptance offices around the country between the hours of 9:00 am and 3:00 PM (except public holidays) local time. There are 82 ICE-ERO offices where bonds can be posted (8 locations in California). You can find a list of facilities on the ICE website.

        What is the easiest way to bond an alien/immigrant out of the James A. Musick Facility?

        There are two ways to bond an alien/immigrant out of the James A. Musick Facility. First, one can show up at one of the 82 ICE-ERO bond accepting offices in person during business hours. Second, someone can utilize the services of a bonding agent who is able to post the bond electronically so that family members do not have to go to one of these ICE-ERO locations in person. Additionally, when a family uses the services of a bonding agent the detained individual will be released much sooner.

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          IF YOU WOULD LIKE INFORMATION ON HOW TO BOND OUT SOMEONE WHO IS IN ICE CUSTODY, PLEASE CONTACT (844) 910-2342.

          How to get information on an ICE detainee

          If you would like to get information on a detainee, please call the Field Office Main Telephone Number, (714) 712-8074.

          Please have the following detainee information available:

          First name
          Last name (including hyphenated last names)
          Any aliases the detainee might use
          Date of birth
          Country of birth

          If you would like to get in touch with a defendant/detainee, please call the facility’s main number, (714) 935-6940.

          Please have the following detainee information available:

          Full name
          Alien Registration Number (A Number)
          Your name and telephone number

          California ICE Detention Facilities

          Not every ICE detention facility allows you to post an immigration bond in California. If you would like to post an immigration bond it must be done at an ICE-ERO facility that accepts immigration bonds.

          You can post an immigration bond through a licensed immigration bonding agent. That agent can post a bond for you electronically for any detention facility in California and around the US.

          Video transcript: There are currently 137 ICE detention centers across the United States. A facility locator can be found at the Center for Immigration Assistance website at www.cfiaus.com. There is a state by state map that links directly to each state’s facility. On the site you will find useful information regarding everything from the ICE facility’s physical address and parking information to visiting hours and immigration bond information.

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