Jail Clearance Request Application

Facility Tour Guidelines

You have been granted permission to tour the Maguire Correctional Facility and/or the Maple Street Correctional Center. THESE ARE MAXIMUM SECURITY FACILITIES. We require strict adherence to the following guidelines. Failure to adhere to these guidelines may result in termination of the tour.

ATTIRE: Dress appropriately and bring one piece of photo identification.

  1. No Shorts
  2. No Halter or tube tops
  3. No transparent clothing
  4. No sandals or high heels
  5. No gang attire (Red and/or Blue dominant)
  6. No hats or bandannas
  7. No extreme clothing styles
  8. No sagging pants
  9. No orange clothing


  1. Weapons of any kind
  2. Purses, backpacks, or briefcases
  3. Cigarettes or chewing tobacco
  4. Matches or lighters
  5. Any controlled substance
  6. Cameras
  7. Candy or chewing gum
  8. Prescription medication
    (must be cleared prior to tour)
  9. Handcuff keys
  10. Alcohol
  11. Cell Phones


  1. Tour participants will not commit any unlawful criminal act(s).
  2. Tour participants will conduct themselves in an orderly fashion.
  3. Unauthorized communication will not be allowed.
  4. Participants may not give or accept anything from an Incarcerated Person.
  5. Tour participants must stay with the designated tour guide(s) at all times.
  6. In the event of an emergency, participants will immediately follow the instructions of the tour guide.
  7. Participants under the age of 18 must provide a signed permission slip from the parent or guardian.
I acknowledge I have read of these guidelines; I understand them; and I agree to abide by them when entering any San Mateo County Correctional Facility.
  • Current Facility Tour Guidelines
  • Security Guidelines Agreement
  • Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA):
  • Jail Clearance Request Form
  • Complete