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Bell City Police Jail Information
25147 Walnut Street
Bell City, MO 63735-7142
Phone Number: 573-733-4255
The Bell City Police Jail is located at 25147 Walnut Street in Bell City, MO and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Bell City Police Department.This page tells you information about anything you might want to know about the Bell City Police Jail, like how to find out who’s in jail at the Bell City Police Jail, the jail’s phone number and address, booking and intake procedures, court information and records, and much much more.
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The purpose of this guide is to give you information that you’ll need to make going to jail a little less stressful. If you have a question, feel free to ask it in the comment section below, and please leave any comments or tips that could be a benefit to other people in the same situation would be welcome.
Bell City Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member or friend that has gone to jail and need to contact them? Do you know a family member or friend who’s been arrested and you want to find out what jail they’re in?
To see who’s in jail at the Bell City Police Jail you will need to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Bell City Police Jail Inmate Locator is a list of people currently in custody, which includes current status, and schedule for visitation. Also, you can find information about anybody arrested and booked or released in the last 24 hours. Prisoners are listed alphabetically by last name. You’ll be able to locate their arrest information more quickly if you have their full name, birth date, or inmate ID Number.
Bell City Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake procedure at the Bell City Police Jail is made up of each of the following steps:
You will be placed in a holding cell. If the jail is really busy, it will take a while to get processed.
You will have to answer a bunch of questions, such as what is your full name, address, birth date and a contact person, and they’ll also ask about your mental and medical history. Next, You will be given an inmate ID and your fingerprints will be taken. Then, all of your personal property will be taken away from you and stored until you get released from jail.
You will get to use the phone in order to get in touch with a family member, friend, or loved-on.
If you are expected to be released quickly, they will let you skip the jumpsuit and keep wearing your own clothes, but if you are not expected to make bail quickly you you will have to wear a jumpsuit.
Once you are able to post bail, you will get released from jail. Getting discharged may take anywhere from 30 minutes to quite a few hours. In simple terms, the faster bail is posted, the sooner you will be released. Also, it will depend on if you’ve got a cash bond or if the magistrate has to figure out how much your bail will be. For a minor offense, you will be booked and released on your own recognizance. If you have served a sentence in jail and are given a date of your release, you should plan to be released between 9am and noon.
Bell City Police Jail Visitation
Inmates have to give each visitor’s name to the Bell City Police Jail in advance. Your visitors will go in the log for the inmate that requested the visitor. All visitors will have to provide acceptable photo identification. Anyone that arrives for visitation late or any visitors that are not approved to visit will be turned away.
The Bell City Police Jail visitation procedures can change, so we suggest that you call the official Bell City Police Jail at 573-733-4255 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|
Before you can visit someone at the Bell City Police Jail you must be on their visitation list.
Be sure to take your valid driver’s license or government issued ID when you go to visitation or you will not be allowed to enter.
No mobile phones at Bell City Police Jail, and you will be searched before entering. No personal belongings. Anyone currently on must obtain the permission of both the superintendent and their individual supervising officer prior to a visit. This kind of visitation is not approved.
If the visitor is younger than 18 years of age and is a family member of the inmate, they must 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, 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 Bell City Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Bell City 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.
If you would like to send a letter to an inmate at Bell City Police Jail, use this address:
Bell City Police Jail
25147 Walnut Street
Bell City, MO 63735-7142
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Bell City Police Jail
25147 Walnut Street
Bell City, MO 63735-7142
The Bell City Police Jail mail policy changes frequently, so you should visit the the Bell City Police Jail website when 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 Bell City 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 Bell City 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 access arrest warrants on the website or you are able to call the jail directly. This requires a first and last name. Or, you can just go down to the jail and ask them. You should be clear that if you do have an outstanding warrant, you should be prepared to get taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you have a first and last name, and possibly an arrest date, contact the Stoddard County jail, by phone, in person, or find out online. Records of arrests are in the public record and this is accessible to anyone.
Court Records are public, and are accessible by anyone. They include a case file that includes a docket and any of the filings and documents filed in the case. You are able to access your court records via the internet, or at the Stoddard County Clerk of Court office where the case was filed.
Every state maintains a record of their state citizen’s criminal history. These databases are all connected and you can track criminal backgrounds from any other state. You can go to county courthouse and check in person, or check online. It is helpful to know the county, and if it was in a totally different state, you may have to pay for a more complete search.
A criminal records search you are 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 breaking and entering, theft, larceny.
Money & Commissary
The rules for sending money to inmates change frequently, so it would be best to check the Bell City Police Jail site when you send money to an inmate.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Bell City 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 Bell City Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 573-733-4255 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 Bell City Police Jail store. Inmates can purchase different things here, like personal items, food, and things for writing. Keep in mind that you will most likely want to use the commissary every day, and any infractions will cause you to lose commissary privileges.
The Commissary will sell an assortment of different products that the inmate can purchase if they have money in their trust account. These products include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, as well as hygiene products such as 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 Bell City Police Jail inmates are allowed to make are collect calls or through a pre-paid phone account . Phone calls made in jail are typically pricier than regular phone calls. There are certain restrictions about when and how often you can use the phone, but bear in mind that a long line can form at the phones, because everyone wants to use the phone, too. If you break the rules, your ability to use the phone could be reduced or eliminated altogether.
The Bell City Police Jail phone number is: 573-733-4255
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service companies have exclusive contracts at every facility that they operate, which means that they they control how much it costs to make phone calls. The profits these phone service providers make off of 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 Bell City Police Jail. The prices are posted and there are at least two different prices 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 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 money on your inmate calls, and in these cases we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In cases like this, the facility has set their phone call rates in a way that nobody will be able to save you money.
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