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Andalusia Police Jail Information
102 Opp Avenue
Andalusia, AL 36420-3813
Phone Number: 334-222-1155
The Andalusia Police Jail is located at 102 Opp Avenue in Andalusia, AL and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Andalusia Police Department.This site tells you all the information about everything one might want to know about the Andalusia Police Jail, like how to find out who’s in jail at the Andalusia Police Jail, the jail’s address and phone number, intake procedures, how to find Covington County court records, and lots more.
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This guide is meant to give you all the information and advice that you need to make helping a friend or family member get out of jail a lot easier. If you have a specific question, please feel free to ask them, and please leave any feedback or comments that could help others would be appreciated.
Andalusia Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member, loved one, or friend in jail and want to locate them? Do you know someone that’s been arrested and you need to find out where they are?
In order to look up who’s in jail at the Andalusia Police Jail you will have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Andalusia Police Jail Inmate Locator is a list of individuals who are in jail, including current status, and visiting schedule. Also, you are able to find the same information about anyone who has been arrested or discharged in the last 24 hours. Prisoners are listed in alphabetical order by their last name. You will be able to get the information fast if you enter the arrestee’s name, birth date, or arrest number.
Andalusia Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake procedure at the Andalusia Police Jail is made up of each of these steps:
You will get put 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 will answer some questions, like what is your full legal name, home address, date of birth and an emergency contact person, and you will also be asked about your psychological and medical history. Next, you will be issued an inmate ID and you will get fingerprinted. Then, any personal property you have will be taken away from you and stored until you are released.
You will then be allowed to use the telephone to contact family, friends, or loved one.
If they expect that you will make bail and be released quickly, they will let you wear your street clothes, otherwise you you will have to wear a jumpsuit.
When you finally post bail, you will be allowed to leave jail. This process takes anywhere between 15 minutes to all day. In other words the quicker you post bail, the sooner you will get out of jail. Also, it might depend on if you have a bond amount or if a judge needs to determine the amount of bail to be set. For a minor offense, you will be booked and then released on your recognizance without having to pay bail. When you have completed your jail sentence and are given a discharge date, you should expect to get released at any time that day – but usually in the morning.
Andalusia Police Jail Visitation
In order to have visitors, inmates need to give each visitor’s name to the Andalusia Police Jail in advance of the visit. Your visitor’s information will be entered in a Visiting log for the inmate that requested the visitor. Each and every visitor must provide identification. Anyone that arrives for visitation late or that is not an approved visitor will not be allowed to attend visitation.
The Andalusia Police Jail visitation procedures can change, so it would be wise to call the jail at 334-222-1155 before you try to visit an inmate.
|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 someone at the Andalusia Police Jail you must be on this person’s approved visitation list.
Make sure to bring your valid driver’s license or government issued ID with you to visitation or you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No cellphones are allowed at Andalusia Police Jail, and you will be searched. No personal belongings. Persons under must obtain the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent prior to a visit. Usually is not going to be approved.
If a visitor is younger than 18 years of age 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 a visitor is under the age of 18 and is not a family member of 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 Andalusia Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Andalusia 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 Andalusia Police Jail:
Andalusia Police Jail
102 Opp Avenue
Andalusia, AL 36420-3813
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Andalusia Police Jail
102 Opp Avenue
Andalusia, AL 36420-3813
The mail policy at the Andalusia Police Jail changes frequently, so be sure to review the official Andalusia Police Jail site when send a letter to someone in jail there.
Sending Other Things to an Inmate
There are strict procedures that you must follow to send anything to an inmate at the Andalusia 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 Andalusia 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, you can check arrest warrants on the website or you can call the jail directly. You have to have the person’s first and last name. You can also go to the local jail and ask one of the officers. Bear in mind that there is an outstanding warrant for your arrest, you should be prepared to get taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know the person’s name, and the date of their arrest, contact the Covington County jail, by phone, go there in person, or find out online. Records of arrests are in the public record and the information is accessible by the public.
Court Records are public records. These records include a court case file containing a docket sheet and all documents filed in your court case. You can access your court records on the internet, or at Clerk of Court where the case was filed.
Each state maintains records of a person’s criminal past. These databases are all connected and you can track criminal histories from another state. You can go to county courthouse and inquire, or you can check online. It is helpful to know the county, and in the event that the crime was in a different state, you may have to pay for a more complete search.
A criminal history search you will get a report detailing any arrests, charges, or convictions that may be on a person’s record for the following crimes, drug offenses, kidnapping, sexual offenses including rape, assault, violent crimes including assault, battery and murder, or theft, breaking and entering.
Money & Commissary
The process for sending funds to someone in jail is likely to change, so you should check the Andalusia Police Jail website before send funds to someone in jail there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Andalusia 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 Andalusia Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 334-222-1155 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 Andalusia Police Jail store. Inmates can purchase different things here, like 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 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, in addition to personal hygiene products including 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 Andalusia Police Jail inmates are allowed to make are with a pre-paid phone card or account, or are collect calls . Calls made in jail are much more expensive than phone calls made outside of jail. There are certain restrictions about how often you can use the phone, but inmates should keep in mind that there are a limited number of phones, so all the inmates must share phone time. If you break the rules and are disciplined, your ability to use the phone could be reduced or forbidden completely.
The Andalusia Police Jail phone number is: 334-222-1155
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service providers have exclusive contracts at each facility that they have a contract with, which means that they get to set the prices. The money these phone service providers make from 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 Andalusia Police Jail. The prices are posted and there are at least two different prices based on where the inmate is calling. The following 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 the other correctional facilities like state prisons, and local and county jails finding out how to decrease your inmates phone charges can be more difficult. ArrestedResources.com keeps up to date 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 money on your inmate calls, and in these cases we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In cases like this, the jail has set their phone call rates so high that nobody will be able to save you money.
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