JM: What clothes could you have brought in to wear in the jail (underwear, socks, etc.)? JD: Jumpsuits were the only inmate clothing. Footwear
constited of orange sandels.
JM: If you had a set uniform, what did it look like? Please be specific about each piece of clothing issued to you. JD: Blue jumsuits were for minor offenders and were
for people housed in the minor offender PODs.
Orange jumsuits were for felony inmates or
inmates on behavior restrictions
White jumpsuits were for inamte workers on the
JM: Were there any assigned clothes in high demand that an inmate should look for when getting clothing assigned? JD: No, clothing is assigned and all one is issued is
a jumsuit and flipflop sandals. One could
purchase underwear and undershirts from the
commissary or family members and friends could
bring unopend packages of undershirts and
underwear and socks. Strictly white only. So
one would initially wear nothing under the
jumpsuit until able to commandeer under clothing
from the above methods.
JM: Was the clothing different between men and women? JD: Same classification system determined jumpsuit
color for men and women.