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Prospect Harbor Police Jail Information
59 Main Street
Prospect Harbor, ME 04669-5002
Phone Number: 207-963-5589
The Prospect Harbor Police Jail is located at 59 Main Street in Prospect Harbor, ME and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Gouldsboro Police Department.This page tells you info about anything a person needs to know about the Prospect Harbor Police Jail, like how to find an inmate at the Prospect Harbor Police Jail, the jail’s address and phone number, intake procedures and booking, how to find Hancock County court records, and much much more.
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The purpose of this guide is to offer information and tips that you’ll need to make getting locked up less stressfull. If you have a specific question, please feel free to ask them, and also any feedback or comments that might help other people in the same situation is much appreciated.
Prospect Harbor Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you know someone that is locked up and want to find out where they are? Do you know somebody who has been arrested and you don’t know how to find them?
In order to look up who is in jail at the Prospect Harbor Police Jail you should use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Prospect Harbor Police Jail Inmate Search is a list of individuals who were arrested and are now in jail, which includes status, and visiting schedule. Also, you can get information on anyone booked or released within the last 24 hours. Prisoners are shown in alphabetical order by their last name. You will be able to locate the information faster if you have the arrestee’s full name, date of birth, or arrest number.
Prospect Harbor Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The jail intake process at the Prospect Harbor Police Jail includes the following steps:
You will be placed in a holding cell. If there are a lot of arrests, you may not be processed immediately.
The first thing you will have to to is you have to answer some questions, like what is your legal name, home address, date of birth and an emergency contact person, and also, you will also be asked about your medical and mental history. Next, You will be given an inmate ID and your fingerprints will be taken. Then, all personal property will be taken from you and stored until you get released.
They will allow you to use the telephone in order to contact a member of your family, friend, or somebody else who can help you get out.
If you are expected to be released shortly, you might be allowed to wear your street clothes, otherwise you you will have to change into a jail uniform.
When you finally post bail, you will be allowed to leave jail. Getting discharged from jail can take from 15 minutes to hours or even all day long. So, the faster you can pay your bail, the sooner you will get let go. Also, it depends on whether you have a cash bond amount or if a judge has to determine your bail amount. For minor offenses, you will be booked and then released on your recognizance without having to pay bail. If you have served a sentence in jail and know the discharge date, plan to be discharged in the morning.
Prospect Harbor Police Jail Visitation
Inmates must give each visitor’s full name to the Prospect Harbor Police Jail in advance. This information will be entered into the log as an authorized visitor. Each visitor will be required to provide acceptable photo identification. Visitors arriving late or that does not have a visting order will not be allowed to visit the inmate.
Jail visitation policies frequently change, so you should call the jail at 207-963-5589 before you go to visitation.
|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|
To visit an inmate at the Prospect Harbor Police Jail you have to first be added to this person’s approved visitation list.
Be sure to bring your up to date government issued ID or driver’s license with you to visitation because you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No cellphones are allowed at Prospect Harbor Police Jail, and you will be searched before entering. No personal belongings. Anybody on must obtain the permission of both the superintendent and their individual supervising officer prior to a visit. Such visitation is not normally approved.
If a visitor is under the age of 18 and is a family member of 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 the visitor is under the age of 18 and is not related to the inmate, this 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 magazines to an inmate at the Prospect Harbor Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Prospect Harbor 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.
Use this address when sending a letter to an inmate at Prospect Harbor Police Jail:
Prospect Harbor Police Jail
59 Main Street
Prospect Harbor, ME 04669-5002
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Prospect Harbor Police Jail
59 Main Street
Prospect Harbor, ME 04669-5002
The mail policy at the Prospect Harbor Police Jail is always changing, so it would be best to double check the official Prospect Harbor Police Jail site when you send a letter to an inmate there.
Sending Other Things to an Inmate
There are strict procedures that you must follow to send anything to an inmate at the Prospect Harbor 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 Prospect Harbor 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 think you might have a warrant out for your arrest, you can check the arrest warrants inquiry on the Hancock County jail website or you can call the court directly. You have to have their first and last name. You can also go to the local jail and inquire at the information desk. Keep in mind that if you do have an outstanding warrant, you will be taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you have a first and last name, and possibly an arrest date, contact the Hancock County jail, either by phone, go there in person, or you can check online. An arrest is a matter of public record and this is available to anyone.
Court Records are considered public records, so they are accessible to anyone who requests them. These records include a case file that contains a docket sheet and any filings and documents filed in your case. You are able to access the court records on their website, or at the Hancock County Clerk of Court in the county where the case was filed.
Every state keeps a record of a person’s criminal past. These databases are all connected so you are able to track criminal backgrounds from any other state. You can go to the Hancock County Courthouse and check in person, or you can check online. It is helpful to know the county the crime was committed in, and if it was in a different state, you may have to pay for a more comprehensive search.
A criminal records search you will be able to find out if someone has been arrested, charged, or convicted for the following crimes, drug offenses, kidnapping, sex offenses which could include rape, and sexual assault, violent crimes like assault or murder, or theft, breaking and entering.
Money & Commissary
The process for sending money to someone in jail at the Prospect Harbor Police Jail could change, so it would be best to check the Prospect Harbor Police Jail site when you send funds to an inmate.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Prospect Harbor 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 Prospect Harbor Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 207-963-5589 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 Prospect Harbor Police Jail store. An inmate can buy a number of things here, like toiletries, snacks and writing supplies. Keep in mind that you will most likely want to buy things from the commissary every day, 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 sufficient funds in their trust account. These products include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, as well as personal 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
All phone calls from the Prospect Harbor Police Jail are with a pre-paid phone card or account, or are collect calls . Jail phone calls are much pricier than regular phone calls. Phone calls are restricted on how often you can use the phone, but inmates should keep in mind that every inmate wants to use the phone too, so they can call their family. If you break the jail rules, an inmate’s phone privileges could be reduced or eliminated completely.
The Prospect Harbor Police Jail phone number is: 207-963-5589
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service providers have a monopoly at each facility that they operate, which means that they get to set the prices. The profits these phone service providers make off of all of the 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 Prospect Harbor Police Jail. The rates are posted and there are at least two pricing tiers based on where the inmate is calling. These three factors 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 state prisons and local jails figuring out how to decrease 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 rate and in most cases is able to offer you an inmate calling number that will save you significantly on inmate phone calls. In some cases, we won’t be able to save you any money, and in these cases we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In these cases, the facility has set their phone rates so high that nobody can save you money.
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