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NAVCONBRIG Miramar (aka Joint Regional Correctional Facility Southwest) serves as the region's confinement and correctional facility for both pre-trial and post-trial prisoners and is available for use by commands of all four of the Armed Services and the Coast Guard.
Commanding Officer - CDR John Yakubisin
Executive Officer - CDR Jennifer Forbus
Command Master Chief - CMDCM Erik Copley
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Visitor parking is located in the east parking lot. Weekend and holiday visitors of prisoners may also park in front of the brig. Weekday parking in the west lots is by assignment. Contact the Parking Lot Coordinator at 858-577-7141 for a permit.
Regular visiting hours are 1:00 to 3:00 PM on Saturdays, Sundays and Federal Holidays. Visits outside these hours must be made by special request and are approved only in very unusual circumstances. Visitors must arrive 30 minutes prior for check-in. A picture ID is required. Improperly attired persons will be refused entry. No cameras, cell/smart phones/smart watches, or other electronic devices are permitted. Visitors must be on the Mail and Visiting List and approved in advance of the visit.
NAVCONBRIG Miramar is located on board Marine Corps Air Station Miramar in northern San Diego. Enter through the main gate from Interstate 15 on Miramar Way. You will need your driver's license, registration and proof of insurance to pass through the gate. The brig is located approximately 2.5 miles from the East Gate entrance.
Do not bring any items to exchange or give to the person you are visiting without having prior written approval to do so.
Plan your visits. Do not surprise the person being visited. It may be upsetting to them.
Personal communications between media representatives and prisoners is not authorized unless a determination is made that such an interview serves a legitimate public interest. For more information contact Navy Personnel Command Public Affairs at 901-874-3507.