Radio Jail

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Radio Jail is a program from KPFZ in Lake County, California. Every Sunday evening loved ones can call in to give messages to inmates of the local jail, who are afforded radios to listen to the program.

Airing on radio station KPFZ ( in Lake County, California, host and local personality Eugenie Steinman worked with officials at the county jail to give inmates access to radios on Sunday evenings so they can hear loved ones call in to her show and tell them messages.

The show also has regular guests, such as lieutenants from the jail, lawyers, ex-inmates and others that answer questions from inmates' family and friends on topics such as how to enroll in prison programs, the law, and what to do when you get out of jail.

Listen to the show live on Sunday evenings from 6pm-7pm Pacific Time at

5 Pieces

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It's Father's Day in the Lake County, California Correctional Facility. Listen as men get live messages from their children, as well as significant...

  • Added: Jun 14, 2018
  • Length: 58:09
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Rabbi Baruch Jean "BJ" Thaler sits in on Radio Jail and, in between calls, discusses the philosophy of incarceration and how those who committed cr...

  • Added: Oct 07, 2018
  • Length: 54:23
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Lake County filmmaker and cinephile Devin Negrete sits in on Radio Jail, waxing poetic about Lake County in between calls from loved ones telling m...

  • Added: Nov 19, 2018
  • Length: 56:36
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In addition to the regular calls from loved ones telling messages to the inmates, former residents of the Tule Rehab Facility, which provides servi...

  • Added: Jun 09, 2019
  • Length: 53:32
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Former inmates surprise Eugenie and Flipper with a pop-in to the studio during the show. Listen to their stories, In addition to the regular calls ...

  • Added: Apr 26, 2020
  • Length: 56:19