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La Plata Police Jail Information
101 Lagrange Avenue
La Plata, MD 20646-9592
The La Plata Police Jail is located at 101 Lagrange Avenue in La Plata, MD and is a medium security police department jail operated by the La Plata Police Department.This site will tell you all the information about anything you might need to know about the La Plata Police Jail, like how to find an inmate at the La Plata Police Jail, the jail’s address and phone number, booking and intake procedures, court information and records, and much, much more.
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This guide is meant to give you information you need to make going to jail a lot easier. If you have questions, feel free to ask it in the comment section below, and also any feedback or comments that could be a benefit to others is welcome.
La Plata Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member, loved one, or friend that is in jail and want to find them? Do you know a friend or family member that has been arrested and you need to find out where they are?
To see who’s in jail at the La Plata Police Jail you will need to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The La Plata Police Jail Inmate Roster is a list of individuals who are in jail, which includes current status, and visiting schedule. You can also get the same information for anybody booked or released in the past 24 hour period. Jail inmates are shown in alphabetical order by last name. You will be able to find their arrest information more quickly if you have your friend or family member’s name, birth date, or arrest number.
La Plata Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The jail intake process at the La Plata Police Jail includes 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.
First you have to answer a bunch of questions, such as your full name, address, birthdate and an emergency contact, and also, you will also be asked about your psychological and medical history. Next, You will be given an inmate ID and you will get fingerprinted. Then, all of your personal property will be taken away from you and stored until you are released.
They will let you make a telephone call to contact a member of your family, friend, or loved one.
If they expect that you will make bail and be released quickly, you might be able to keep wearing your own clothes, but if you are not expected to make bail quickly you you will have to change into a jail uniform – the jumpsuit.
When you post bail, you will be allowed to go home after you get discharged. The discharge process will take anywhere from 10 minutes to all day. In simple terms, the faster you can pay your bail, the quicker you will get out of jail. How quickly you get discharged can depend on if you’ve been given a cash bond or if the magistrate still needs to figure out your bail amount. For minor charges, you will get booked and released on your own recognizance. When you have completed your jail sentence and have a date of your release, you should plan to get discharged that morning.
La Plata Police Jail Visitation
Inmates must list each visitor’s name and date of birth to the La Plata Police Jail before you can visit. This information will be entered into a Visiting log for the requesting inmate. Every visitor must provide acceptable photo identification when visiting an inmate. Visitors that arrives for visitation late or without a visiting order will not be able to attend visitation.
The La Plata Police Jail visitation procedures change often, so it would be wise to call the jail at 301-934-1500 before go to the jail 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|
In order to visit someone at the La Plata Police Jail you must be added to this person’s visitation list.
Make sure to bring your up to date government issued ID or driver’s license with you to visitation or you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No mobile phones at La Plata Police Jail, and you will be searched before you can visit. No personal belongings. Persons probation, parole, or other community corrections supervision must get 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 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 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 about sending letters, photos, postcards, greeting cards and even magazines to an inmate at the La Plata Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the La Plata 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 La Plata Police Jail:
La Plata Police Jail
101 Lagrange Avenue
La Plata, MD 20646-9592
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
La Plata Police Jail
101 Lagrange Avenue
La Plata, MD 20646-9592
The inmate mail policy at the La Plata Police Jail changes frequently, so it would be best to review the official website before you send a letter to an inmate.
Sending Other Things to an Inmate
There are strict procedures that you must follow to send anything to an inmate at the La Plata 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 La Plata 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 the court records on the Charles County court website or you are able to call the jail. You have to have the person’s first and last name. You can also go to the local jail and ask them. You should know 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, as well as the date of their arrest, contact the Charles County jail, by phone, go there in person, or find out online. Records of arrests are public record and the information is available to anyone.
Court Records are considered public records, so they are accessible to anyone who requests them. These records include a court case file that includes a docket and any filings and documents filed in your court case. You are able to access your court records on their website, or at the Charles County Clerk of Court where the case was filed.
Each and every state maintains a record of their state citizen’s criminal history. These online databases are all connected so you can track criminal histories from any other state. Go to the Charles County Courthouse and check in person, or check online. It helps to know which county the crime occurred in, and if the crime was in a totally different state, you might have to pay for a more complete search.
When you look up someone’s criminal record you are able to find out if someone has been arrested, charged, or convicted for DUI, drug offenses, kidnapping, rape or other sexual assault, violent crimes including assault, battery and murder, or property crimes like theft or larceny.
Money & Commissary
The process for sending funds to La Plata Police Jail jail inmates could change, so visit the La Plata Police Jail site when you send funds to an inmate there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at La Plata 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 La Plata Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 301-934-1500 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 La Plata Police Jail store. Inmates can buy a number of things here, like toiletries, snacks and writing supplies. Keep in mind that you will probably want to use the commissary every day, and any infractions will get that privilege taken away from you.
The Commissary will sell an assortment of different items that inmates can purchase if they have money in their account. These products include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, as well as 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
All phone calls from the La Plata Police Jail are with a pre-paid phone card or account, or are collect calls . Phone calls made in jail are generally more expensive than regular phone calls. There is no limit to how often you can use the phone, but inmates should keep in mind that you are just one of many people who want to talk to their loved ones. If you are disciplined for an infraction, an inmate’s phone privileges might get reduced or eliminated completely, as part of the punishment.
The La Plata Police Jail phone number is: 301-934-1500
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service companies have a monopoly at each facility that they are the exclusive phone provider for, which means that they they control how much it costs to make phone calls. The money these phone service providers make from all phone calls that inmates make 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 La Plata Police Jail. The rates are posted and there are at least two types of 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 the other correctional facilities like state prisons, and local and county jails figuring 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 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 facility has set their calling prices so high that nobody will be able to save you money.
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