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Chiefland Police Jail Information
14 East Park Avenue
Chiefland, FL 32626-900
Phone Number: 352-493-6777
The Chiefland Police Jail is located at 14 East Park Avenue in Chiefland, FL and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Chiefland Police Department.This page will tell you info about anything you might need to know about the Chiefland Police Jail, like how to find out who’s in jail at the Chiefland Police Jail, the jail’s address and phone number, intake procedures and booking, how to find your court records, and everything else.
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This guide is designed to give information and advice that you need to make getting locked up less stressfull. If you have specific questions, feel free to ask it, and any feedback or comments that could help other people in the same situation would be appreciated.
Chiefland Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a friend or family member that is locked up and need to contact them? Do you know somebody that has been arrested and you don’t know how to find out where they are?
To search who is in jail at the Chiefland Police Jail you will have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Chiefland Police Jail Inmate List has information about people who are in jail, including status, and visiting schedule. Also, you are able to get info for anybody arrested and booked or released within the past 24 hour period. Inmates are shown in alphabetical order by last name. You can get their inmate information more quickly if you have their name, date of birth, or arrest number.
Chiefland Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake process at the Chiefland Police Jail includes each of the following steps:
They’ll put you in a holding cell. If there are a lot of arrests, you will have to wait a while to get processed.
The first step is that you must answer some questions, such as your full name, home address, birth date and an emergency contact, and you will also be asked about your medical and psychological history. Next, you will be issued an inmate ID number and you will get fingerprinted. Then, Any property you have will be taken away from you and stored until you get discharged from jail.
You will be allowed to make a telephone call to talk to family, friends, or loved one.
If you think you will get released quickly, you might get to skip the jumpsuit and keep wearing your own clothes, otherwise you you will have to wear a jail jumpsuit.
When you pay your bail, you will get released from jail. This process takes between 15 minutes to hours or even all day long. In simple terms, the quicker you post bail, the faster you will be released. Also, it might depend on if you’ve been given a cash bond amount or if the magistrate still needs to determine how much to set your bail at. For a minor offense, you will simply be booked and then released on your recognizance without having to pay bail. When you have completed your jail sentence and know the release date, you should expect to get released that morning.
Chiefland Police Jail Visitation
In order to have visitors, inmates need to provide each visitor’s name and date of birth to the Chiefland Police Jail in advance of any visit. Your visitors will be entered into a log of approved visitors for the requesting inmate. All visitors will have to provide acceptable photo identification. Visitors that gets to visitation or that is not an approved visitor will not be able to attend visitation.
Visitation procedures at Chiefland Police Jail change often, so it would be wise to call the facility at 352-493-6777 before you 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|
In order to visit an inmate at the Chiefland Police Jail you have to be added to the inmate’s approved visitation list.
Make sure to take your up to date government issued ID or valid driver’s license when you go to visitation or you will not be allowed to enter.
No phones are allowed at Chiefland Police Jail, and you will be searched before visiting. No personal belongings. Persons parole, probation, or other corrections supervision must obtain the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent before visiting. Such visitation 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 of age 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 Chiefland Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Chiefland 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 Chiefland Police Jail:
Chiefland Police Jail
14 East Park Avenue
Chiefland, FL 32626-900
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Chiefland Police Jail
14 East Park Avenue
Chiefland, FL 32626-900
The Chiefland Police Jail mail policy is always changing, so you should review the the Chiefland Police Jail website 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 Chiefland 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 Chiefland 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 an outstanding warrant, you can find out by checking the arrest warrants inquiry on the Levy County court 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 ask the officer in charge. You should know 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 first and last name, and possibly an arrest date, contact the jail, on the phone, in person, or look online. An arrest is a matter of public record and these records are available to anyone.
Court Records are public records. These records include a case file that contains a court docket and any of the filings and documents filed in your court case. You are able to access the court records on the website, or at Clerk of Court in the county where the case was filed.
Every state maintains a record of people’s criminal background. These online databases are all linked so you can track criminal backgrounds from other states. Go to courthouse and check in person, or check online. It helps to know the county, and if the crime was in a totally different state, you might have to pay a fee for a more intensive search.
When you look up someone’s criminal record you can get a report detailing any arrests, charges, or convictions that may be on a person’s record for any of the following crimes, 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 procedure to send money to inmates is likely to change, so we suggest that you double check the Chiefland Police Jail site when you send any funds.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Chiefland 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 Chiefland Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 352-493-6777 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 Chiefland Police Jail store. You can purchase different things here, like personal items, food, and things for writing. Bear in mind that you will most likely need to use the commissary daily, and any infractions will get that privilege taken away from you.
The Commissary will sell a selection of different products that inmates can buy if they have sufficient funds in their trust account. These items 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
The only phone calls that Chiefland Police Jail inmates are allowed to make are with a pre-paid phone card or account, or are collect calls . Phone calls made in jail are typically pricier than phone calls made outside of jail. Inmates are able to make phone calls, with restrictions on how often you can use the phone, but inmates must keep in mind that every inmate wants to use the phone too, so they can call their family. If you are disciplined for an infraction, an inmate’s ability to use the phone could be reduced or eliminated completely.
The Chiefland Police Jail phone number is: 352-493-6777
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 they control the prices. The money these phone service providers make off of all of the 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 Chiefland Police Jail. The rates are posted and there are at least two pricing tiers based on where the inmate is calling. These three things will determine the cost of an inmate phone call: 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 lower your inmates phone charges can be 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 significantly on how much it costs you to call your inmate. There are some prisons or jails where 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 these cases, the jail has set their calling prices so high that nobody can save you money.
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