The Jail Bureau, under the command of Commander Sandra Gatt, is comprised of three divisions: Jail Administration and Support Services Division, and Jail Operations Division. Administrative personnel work within the facility to manage and oversee jail operations. The Jail Operations Division is responsible for receiving those placed in Santa Ana Police custody who will eventually be released or booked at the county jail facility. The Jail Records staff is responsible for the processing and maintaining of all inmate records.
The mission of the Santa Ana Jail Bureau is to fulfill the law enforcement efforts of the Santa Ana Police Department by meeting the incarceration needs of the department, supplying direct and indirect law enforcement assistance, and providing for the safe, secure, and humane housing of persons incarcerated.
The Jail is staffed by 94 civilian personnel and is organized into two divisions: