1. Tochtrop

    Martin Tochtrop

    Correctional Captain

  2. John J. Benoit Detention Center

    Physical Address
    82675 St. Hwy. 111
    Indio, CA 92201


    Phone: 760-863-8252


Visiting Information 

Effective Wednesday March 18, 2020 all personal visiting will be canceled. The only exception is official visits.

Visiting Schedule 

  • Call the visiting number 951-341-8888 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. to schedule a visit one day prior to the desired visiting date. Visiting check-in begins 20 minutes before the scheduled visit time. Check in is terminated 10 minutes before the scheduled visit time. Each visit is scheduled to be 45 minutes in duration.
  • Items allowed in the visiting area are limited to vehicle keys and identification. Visitors with infants are allowed a blanket, bottle and a diaper. No cell phones will be allowed in the visiting area.
  • The person scheduling a visit will need the inmate’s name and booking number and also the names and identification numbers of all adult visitors (names and date of birth for minors).
  • The number of visitors is limited to 2 visitors per inmate. (2 adults or 1 adult and 1 minor) and an inmate may have 2 visits in a 7-day period.
  • All visitors shall pass through the walk-through metal detector and/or consent to a search with a hand held detector; otherwise the visit will be denied.

Parking Information

  • Public parking is available in the visitor parking area at the Larson Justice Center across the street from the jail. All other parking areas are restricted to parking permit holders only.