Santa Cruz County Men’s Medium Security Jail 100 Rountree Ln, Watsonville, CA95076 This medium security facility known as Rountree houses sentenced adult male inmates. The first phase of the jail opened…More in 1996, the second phase three years later. It has beds for up to 110 inmates and is run by the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office. In 2010, the inmates normally housed in the minimum security jail were transferred to this facility. Rountree has education programs where inmates can learn English or take domestic violence prevention classes.
This minimum security facility, known as the Jail Farm, housed sentenced adult males until it was closed in early…More 2010 because of budget cuts. Its inmates were transferred to the Rountree medium security jail, which is on the same property.
Inmates can participate in job training programs offered by the Regional Occupational Program (ROP) and Watsonville/Aptos Adult Education, including computerized diagnostic car repair, auto body repair, computer assembly and repair and a computer skills lab.