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Burlington Police Jail Information
49 Michigan Street
Burlington, IN 46915
The Burlington Police Jail is located at 49 Michigan Street in Burlington, IN and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Burlington Police Department.This guide tells you all the information about everything you might want to know about the Burlington Police Jail, like how to locate an inmate at the Burlington Police Jail, the jail’s phone number and address, booking and intake procedures, court information and records, and everything else.
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This guide is designed to give you information and advice that you need to make the process easier. If you have specific questions, feel free to ask it in the comment section below, and also any feedback or comments that could be beneficial to others would be much appreciated.
Burlington Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you know someone that is in jail and need to locate them? Do you know a family member or friend that has been arrested and you need to find them?
To look up who is in jail at the Burlington Police Jail you have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Burlington Police Jail Inmate List has information about individuals who are in jail, including status, and times you can visit. Also, you can get the same information for anybody arrested and booked or discharged within the past 24 hours. Jail inmates are listed alphabetically by their last name. You can locate their inmate information more quickly if you’ve got your friend or family member’s name, birth date, or inmate ID.
Burlington Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake procedure at the Burlington Police Jail takes you through these steps:
You will get put in a holding cell. If there are a lot of arrests, you may not be processed immediately.
You have to answer some simple questions, like your legal name, address, birthdate and contact person, and also, you will also be asked about your mental and medical history. Next, You will be given an inmate number and your fingerprints will be taken. Then, all personal property will get taken away from you and stored until you get discharged from jail.
You will be allowed to make a phone call to call a family member, friend, or loved-on.
If you are expected to be released quickly, they will let you keep wearing your own clothes, but if you are not expected to make bail quickly you you will have to change into a jail uniform – the jumpsuit.
When you pay your bail, you will get released from jail. Getting discharged from jail may take anywhere between 10 minutes to many hours. In simple terms, the quicker you post bail, the quicker you will be released. Also, how fast you get released will depend on if you’ve got a cash bond amount or if the magistrate has to determine the bail amount. For minor offenses, you will get booked and then released on your recognizance without having to pay bail. When you have completed your jail sentence and know the discharge date, you should expect to get discharged anywhere between the hours of 9am and 12pm.
Burlington Police Jail Visitation
In order to have visitors, inmates need to provide information about each visitor to the Burlington Police Jail in advance of the visit. This information will be put in a Visiting log for the inmate that requested the visitor. Each and every visitor must provide proof of identification. Anyone that gets to visitation or without a visiting order will not be able to attend visitation.
The Burlington Police Jail visitation procedures are always changing, so it would be wise to call the official Burlington Police Jail at 765-566-3672 before you go to the jail to visit.
|Monday||9:00am – 5:00pm|
|Tuesday||9:00am – 5:00pm|
|Wednesday||9:00am – 5:00pm|
|Thursday||9:00am – 5:00pm|
|Friday||9:00am – 5:00pm|
|Saturday||9:00am – 5:00pm|
|Sunday||9:00am – 5:00pm|
Before you can visit an inmate at the Burlington Police Jail you have to first be on their approved visitation list.
Make sure to bring your up to date government issued ID or driver’s license when you go to visit or you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No mobile phones are allowed at Burlington Police Jail, and you will be searched before you can visit. No personal belongings. Anybody on must get the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent prior to a visit. Such visitation is not approved.
If a visitor is younger than 18 years of age is related to the inmate, they will have to be accompanied by an adult family member or guardian to include a member of the inmate’s extended family. If a visitor is under the age of 18 and is not a family member of the inmate, the minor visitor must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Sending Mail to Inmates
This is what you need to know in order to send letters, photos, postcards, greeting cards and even magazines to an inmate at the Burlington Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Burlington Police Jail is always searched and inspected for contraband that might threaten the security, safety or well-being of the facility, its staff, and inmates. Inmates can only receive metered, unstamped, plain white postcards no larger than 4″ x 6″ as mail. The writing on the postcard has to be in pencil or blue or black ink. If it has a stamp on it, it will get returned. If you write in green ink, then it will get returned. If you send any other kind of mail will be returned to the sender. If there is no return address on it, then the unauthorized mail will be stored in the inmate’s locker until the inmate gets release.
Do not include any of these things in the mail that you send to an inmate: any kind of threat to jail order, any description of the manufacture of weapons, bombs, incendiary devices, or tools for escape; do not encourage or advocate any kind of violence, hate speech, or racial or ethnic supremacy. Inmates are not allowed to write to other inmates.
The mailing address for the Burlington Police Jail is:
Burlington Police Jail
49 Michigan Street
Burlington, IN 46915
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Burlington Police Jail
49 Michigan Street
Burlington, IN 46915
The Burlington Police Jail inmate mail policy can change, so it would be best to review the official website before you send a letter to an inmate.
Sending Other Things to an Inmate
There are strict procedures that you must follow to send anything to an inmate at the Burlington Police Jail. This includes sending money for to spend in the commissary, sending regular mail or photos, sending money for phone calls, and even postcards.
This page covers everthing you need to know about the Burlington Police Jail to help you follow these procedures and guidelines. If you have questions, or there is something that you were looking for, but did not find, please contact us using the contact link in the site menu.
If you believe you have an outstanding warrant for your arrest, you can check the court records on the Carroll County jail website or call the jail directly. This requires a first and last name. You can also go to the local jail and ask them. You should be clear that if there is an arrest warrant out for you, you should be prepared to get taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know the person’s name, and possibly an arrest date, contact the Carroll County jail, by phone, go there in person, or you can check online. Records of arrests are a matter of public record and this is accessible to anyone.
Court Records are public records and available to anyone. Court Records include a case file containing a docket sheet and all documents and filings filed in your court case. You are able to access your court records on the internet, or at Clerk of Court in the county where the case was filed.
Each and every state keeps a record of their state citizen’s criminal background. These online databases are linked together so you can track criminal convictions from another state. Go to county courthouse and check in person, or you can check online. It helps to know which county the crime occurred in, and if it was in a different state entirely, you might have to pay a fee for a more complete search.
A criminal history search you will find out if someone has been arrested, charged, or convicted for DUI, drug Possession, kidnapping, sex offenses which could include rape, and sexual assault, violent crimes including assault, battery and murder, or theft, breaking and entering.
Money & Commissary
The rules for sending funds to Burlington Police Jail inmates could change, so we suggest that you double check the Burlington Police Jail site before send funds to someone in jail there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Burlington Police Jail
You will have your own ‘bank account’ while in jail. This money is used to purchase items from the Commissary. Family and friends can deposit money into this account for you, and any money you earn while in prison will also be deposited into your account. Outside money can be paid in to your account via a money order, cash or check. If someone sends a check or money order, make sure that they write your inmate ID on it. The maximum amount you are allowed in your account is $290 per month.
Guidelines For Sending Money To An Inmate
Before you send any money you should find out what online money transfer companies the jail your inmate is incarcerated in uses. The exact method that the Burlington Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 765-566-3672 to get the current payment method.
You may be required to be on the inmate’s visitation list in order to send them money, and be aware that they may have a limit on how much you deposit at one time, like $200-300 at a time, or a limit on how much money may be in the inmate’s account at one time.
Some of the money transfer firms being used by various facilities include JPay, MoneyGram, AccessCorrections, OffenderConnect, Touchpayonline, JailATM, WU, smartdeposit, and tigercommissary.
If an inmate has fines or are required to pay restitution then they will be subject to garnishment of their commissary/trust account. If the inmate has a garnishment, then money to pay them will be taken from the inmateâ€™s bank account. In some cases it may be a percentage or the entire amount of the obligation, but the actual percentage depends on the circumstances. We recommend that inmates talk to the counselor at their facility and try to find out. You can also try to make an arrangement so that only a percentage of your commissary funds are taken, instead of all your funds take at one time.
The commissary is the Burlington Police Jail store. An inmate can buy different things here, like toiletries, snacks and writing supplies. Keep in mind that you will most likely want to buy things from the commissary daily, and any infractions will cause you to lose commissary privileges.
The Commissary will sell an assortment of different items that the inmate can buy if they have enough money in their commissary account. These items include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, as well as hygiene products like soap, shampoo, and disposable razors for shaving. The commissary also sells other things like books and magazines, televisions and radios, playing cards, headphones, MP3 players, and electronic tablets. They also sell everything need to write home to family, friends, and loved ones: paper, envelopes, and stamps. If an inmate is indigent and cannot afford paper and stamps, the jail will provide these things to an inmate who has not had any money in their commissary account for at least 30 days.
Phone Calls & Phone Usage Policy
Phone calls that inmates are allowed to make from the Burlington Police Jail are made through a jail approved pre-paid phone account or phone card . Phone calls made in jail are much more expensive than phone calls made outside of jail. There is no limit to when and how often you can use the phone, but bear in mind that there are a limited number of phones, so all the inmates must share phone time. If you are under any sort of disciplinary procedure, an inmate’s phone privileges might get cut back or totally denied.
The Burlington Police Jail phone number is: 765-566-3672
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service companies have exclusive contracts at each facility that they operate the phone services for, which means that they they control how much it costs to make phone calls. The money these phone service providers make off of all inmate phone calls are split with the facility, so there is no incentive for the jail or the counselors at the facility to show inmates or their family how to save money on inmate phone calls at the Burlington Police Jail. The rates are posted and there are at least two types of prices based on where the inmate is calling. The following three things will determine how much an inmate phone call will cost: Where you are located; Where your inmate is located, What type of phone number you have.
For example, if your inmate is in federal prison, if you get a new local number then this will decrease your inmate’s phone call rate from $.21 per minute to only $.06 per minute.
For the other correctional facilities like state prisons, and local and county jails learning how to lower your inmates phone charges can be more difficult. ArrestedResources.com is an expert in keeping up with all of the changes that affect your inmate’s calling rate and in most cases is able to offer you an inmate calling number that will save you a lot of money on calling your inmate. In some cases, we won’t be able to save you any money, and therefore we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In cases like this, the jail has set their inmate calling prices in a way that nobody can save you money.
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