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Colchester Police Jail Information
835 Blakely Road
Colchester, VT 5446
Phone Number: 802-264-5556
The Colchester Police Jail is located at 835 Blakely Road in Colchester, VT and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Colchester Police Department.This site will tell you information about everything one might want to know about the Colchester Police Jail, like how to do a jail inmate search, the jail’s phone number and address, booking and intake procedures, how to find your court records, and more.
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The goal of this guide is to offer advice and information that you need to make going to jail a lot easier. If you have a question, feel free to ask it in the comment section below, and please leave any feedback or comments that might be beneficial to other people in the same situation would be appreciated.
Colchester Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a friend or family member that is in jail and want to find them? Do you know a friend or family member who has been arrested and you want to find out where they are?
To see who is in jail at the Colchester Police Jail you will have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Colchester Police Jail Inmate Lookup is an online list of individuals who have been arrested and are in custody, which includes custody status, and times the inmate can have visitors. Also, you can find information on anybody who has been arrested or released in the past 24 hours. Jail inmates are listed in alphabetical order by last name. You’ll be able to get their arrest information quicker if you’ve got the arrestee’s full name, birth date, or arrest number.
Colchester Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake process at the Colchester Police Jail includes these steps:
You will get put in a holding cell. When the jail is busy, you may not be processed immediately.
The first step is that you will have to answer some simple questions, such as your full legal name, home address, date of birth and contact person, and also, you will also be asked about your mental and medical history. Next, you’ll be given an inmate ID and you will be fingerprinted. Then, all personal property will be taken away from you and stored until you are discharged.
They will let you make a telephone call in order to contact a member of your family, friend, or somebody else who can help you get out.
If they expect that you will make bail and be released quickly, you might be able to skip the jumpsuit and keep wearing your own clothes, if not you you will have to wear a jail jumpsuit.
When you finally post bail, you will be allowed to leave jail. This process will take from 15 minutes to many hours. In other words the quicker bail is posted, the sooner you can get released from jail. It also can depend on if you’ve got a bond amount or if a magistrate must determine how much your bail will be. For a minor offense, you will be booked and get released without having to post bail. When you have completed your jail sentence and are given a date of your release, plan to be released between 9am and noon.
Colchester Police Jail Visitation
In order to have visitors, inmates need to give each visitor’s name to the Colchester Police Jail before anyone can visit them. Your visitors will be put into a log of visitors as an Authorized visit. All visitors must provide a photo ID when visiting. Any visitors arriving late or that is not an approved visitor will not be allowed to attend visitation.
Visitation procedures at Colchester Police Jail can change, so make sure that you call the jail at 802-264-5556 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|
In order to visit an inmate at the Colchester Police Jail you have to first be added to their approved visitation list.
Be sure to bring your valid driver’s license or government issued ID with you to visitation or you will not be allowed to enter.
No mobile phones are allowed at Colchester Police Jail, and you will be searched before you can visit. Personal belongings are not allowed. Anyone currently on must get the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent prior to a visit. Usually is not normally approved.
If a visitor is younger than 18 years of age is related to the inmate, they must be accompanied by an adult family member or guardian to include a member of the inmate’s extended family. If a visitor is younger than 18 years old 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 Colchester Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Colchester 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 Colchester Police Jail is:
Colchester Police Jail
835 Blakely Road
Colchester, VT 5446
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Colchester Police Jail
835 Blakely Road
Colchester, VT 5446
The inmate mail policy at the Colchester Police Jail changes frequently, so we suggest that you check the official Colchester Police Jail site before you send a letter.
Sending Other Things to an Inmate
There are strict procedures that you must follow to send anything to an inmate at the Colchester 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 Colchester 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 find out by checking the court records on the website or you can call the court. You have to have their first and last name. You can also go to the local jail and inquire at the information desk. You should know that if there is an arrest warrant out for you, they will take you into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you have a first and last name, as well as their arrest date, contact the jail, on the phone, go there in person, or check online. Records of arrests are in the public record and this information is available to anyone.
Court Records are public records. These records include a court case file that includes a docket and any documents and filings filed in your case. You can access court records via the internet, or at the clerk’s office of the court in the county where the case was filed.
Each state keeps a record of people’s criminal past. These online databases are all linked so you are able to track criminal backgrounds from other states. You can go to county courthouse and make an inquiry, or check the website. It is helpful to know the county the crime was committed in, and in the event that it was in a completely different state, you may have to pay a fee for a more comprehensive search.
A search of someone’s criminal history you are able to find out if someone has been arrested, charged, or convicted for crimes, which include, drug offenses, kidnapping, rape or other sexual assault, violent crimes, or theft, breaking and entering.
Money & Commissary
The procedure to send funds to someone in jail can change at any time, so be sure to check the Colchester Police Jail site when send funds to someone in jail there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Colchester 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 Colchester Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 802-264-5556 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 Colchester Police Jail store. You can buy different things here, such as personal items, food, and things for writing. Keep in mind that you will probably want to use the commissary on a daily basis, and any infractions will get that privilege taken away from you.
The Commissary will sell an assortment of different products that the inmate can purchase if they have enough money in their account. These products 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
The only phone calls that Colchester Police Jail inmates are allowed to make are made through a jail approved pre-paid phone account or phone card . These phone calls are typically pricier than phone calls made outside of jail. Phone calls are restricted on when and how often you can use the phone, but bear in mind that you are just one of many people who want to talk to their loved ones. If you break the rules, an inmate’s phone privileges might get reduced or eliminated altogether.
The Colchester Police Jail phone number is: 802-264-5556
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service providers have a monopoly at every facility that they are the exclusive phone provider for, which means that they they control how much it costs to make phone calls. The profits these phone service providers make from all phone calls that inmates make are shared 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 Colchester Police Jail. The rates are posted and there are at least two different 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 state prisons and local jails figuring out how to lower your inmates phone charges is more difficult. ArrestedResources.com keeps up to date 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 a lot of money on calling your inmate. There are some prisons or jails where we will not be able to save you any money, and in these cases we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In cases like this, the jail has set their calling prices in a way that nobody can save you money.
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