Orange County Prison, built in 1983 by the Bluth Company and located in Orange County, is the location of George Bluth's incarceration for the entirety of Season One after being arrested for fraud and light treason. It is also where he converted to Judaism.
Apart from regular prison inmates George Bluth, White Power Bill, and Little Justice; G.O.B. was briefly incarcerated at the prison as part of this prison escape illusion. ("Key Decisions") Tobias also stayed at the prison for a short while to research his role of Frightened Inmate #2. ("Staff Infection") ("Missing Kitty") Barry Zuckerkorn is imprisoned after hitting Tobias with his car, and like George he considers it a vacation. ("The One Where Michael Leaves") Oscar Bluth is mistaken for George Bluth and is incarcerated for several months. ("Righteous Brothers") He attempts to spread the word that he's Oscar via the IMOSCAR.COM website. ("The Cabin Show")
Aside from the prison cells where the inmates are held, the prison also has a visitor's waiting room ("In God We Trust"), visitation room with a strict "No touching!" rule ("Pilot"), a weight room ("My Mother, the Car"), solitary holding cells ("Storming the Castle"), conjugal trailers ("Visiting Ours"), Warden's office ("Key Decisions"), baseball field ("Visiting Ours"), recreation yard ("Key Decisions") and a vending machine hallway with an ice cream sandwich machine ("Key Decisions").
|Main Arrested Development Locations|
|Orange County: Newport Beach • Orange County Prison • Wee Britain •|
|Newport Beach: Sudden Valley • Model Home • Balboa Towers • Bluth Company offices • Balboa Island|
|Balboa Island: Oceanside Wharf • Bluth's Original Frozen Banana Stand|