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Jail Booking Fee

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Booking Fee Information

In accordance with the City of Chula Vista Resolution 2013-274 and Government Code 29550.3, those individuals who are arrested by the Chula Vista Police Department (CVPD) and booked in the CVPD holding facility (jail) shall be subject to a booking fee if convicted of a crime as a result of the arrest. The CVPD jail facility provided you with a courtesy notice at the time of arrest that a booking fee may be imposed after your court appearance if convicted of charges against you.

If convicted, you will be sent an invoice for a Booking Fee of $155. You will have 30 days from the date of the invoice to pay this fee. After 90 days, your account will be sent to Collections.

Pay a Booking Fee

In Person:

Pay the booking fee of $155 at the Chula Vista Police Department front counter located at 315 Fourth Avenue, Chula Vista, CA 91910.  Payments are accepted during  our regular business hours of 8 am - 5 pm, Monday thru Friday, not including holidays.  Payments can be made in the form of cash or credit card (excluding Discover). 


Your CVPD Case Number is located on the Invoice for the CVPD Jail Booking Fee.
If you do not know the case number, please call the CVPD Jail at (619) 476-2335 or fill out this request form to retrieve this information, which is required to complete the online payment.

Pay online here


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