Victim Information & Notification Service

Information & Notification

Victim Information and Notification Everyday (VINE) is a free and anonymous telephone service that provides victims of crime two important features - information and notification.

How It Works

VINE monitors the custody status of offenders in the Colusa County Jail and receives updated information every 15 minutes via an interface with the Colusa County Jail booking system. The information is stored at the VINE Communications Center in Louisville, Kentucky. Information is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Required Information

Anyone may call the California State VINE line to determine the custody status of an offender. To search for offender information, callers will need a touch-tone telephone and one of the following items:

  • Offender name or alias
  • Secondary search option (if there is more than one offender with the same name), such as:
    • Arrest date
    • Date of birth
    • Middle initial
    • Offender identification number

Provided Information

Information provided when calling VINE includes:

  • Current offender custody status
  • Location of offender
  • Offender number (if searched by name)

Registration & Notification

View more information about VINE registration and notification procedures.