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Freeport Police Jail Information
16 Main Street
Freeport, ME 04032-1113
The Freeport Police Jail is located at 16 Main Street in Freeport, ME and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Freeport Police Department.This page will tell you info about anything related to the Freeport Police Jail, such as how to locate an inmate, the jail’s phone number and address, booking and intake procedures, how to find your court records, and much more.
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The purpose of this guide is to give you information that you need to make the process a lot easier. If you have a specific question, please feel free to ask it in the comment section below, and any tips or comments that might be a benefit to other people in the same situation is much appreciated.
Freeport Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you know someone that is incarcerated and need to contact them? Do you know someone that’s been arrested and you don’t know how to find out where they are?
To find out who’s in jail at the Freeport Police Jail you will have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Freeport Police Jail Inmate Locator is a list of individuals who are in jail, which includes current status, and times you can visit. Also, you can find the same information on anybody arrested and booked or discharged in the past 24 hour period. Inmates are shown in alphabetical order by last name. You will be able to get their arrest information fast if you’ve got your friend or family member’s full name, date of birth, or inmate ID Number.
Freeport Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The jail intake procedure at the Freeport Police Jail takes you through each of these steps:
You will be placed in a holding cell. If the jail is really busy, you will have to wait, sometimes for many hours, before you get processed.
The first step is that you will have to answer a number of questions, like your full legal name, address, birth date and a contact person, and also, you will also be asked about your psychological and medical history. Next, You will be given an inmate ID number and your fingerprints will be taken. Then, any personal property you have will be taken from you and stored until you get released.
They will let you use the telephone to call a family member, friend, or loved-on.
If they expect that you will make bail and be released quickly, you might be allowed to keep wearing street clothes, but if you are not expected to make bail quickly you you will have to wear a jail uniform – the jumpsuit.
Once you are able to post bail, you will get discharged from jail. This process takes anywhere from 30 minutes to quite a few hours. Or, simply, the quicker you post bail, the quicker you will get let go. Also, it can depend on if you’ve got a cash bond amount or if the judge needs to determine the bail amount. For minor offenses, you will simply be booked and released on your own recognizance. When you get to the end of your sentence and are given a release date, you should plan to get discharged at any time that day – but usually in the morning.
Freeport Police Jail Visitation
Inmates have to give each visitor’s name and date of birth to the Freeport Police Jail in advance of any visit. This information will be put in a Visiting log as an Authorized visit. All visitors will have to provide acceptable photo identification when visiting an inmate. Any visitors arriving late or any visitors that are not approved to visit will not be allowed to attend visitation.
Visitation procedures at Freeport Police Jail are always changing, so you should call the official Freeport Police Jail at 207-865-4213 before you try to 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|
Before you can visit an inmate at the Freeport Police Jail you have to first have your name on their approved visitation list.
Make sure to take your up to date government issued ID or valid driver’s license with you to visitation or you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No cellphones are allowed at Freeport Police Jail, and you will be searched before entering. No personal belongings. Anybody currently on must get the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent before they can visit. Usually is not approved.
If a visitor is under the age of 18 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 the visitor is younger than 18 years old 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 magazines to an inmate at the Freeport Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Freeport 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 Freeport Police Jail, use this address:
Freeport Police Jail
16 Main Street
Freeport, ME 04032-1113
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Freeport Police Jail
16 Main Street
Freeport, ME 04032-1113
The Freeport Police Jail inmate mail policy changes often, so it would be best to double check the site 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 Freeport 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 Freeport 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 a warrant out for your arrest, you can find out by checking the arrest warrants on the Cumberland County jail website or you can call the jail directly. This requires a first and last name. You can also go to the local jail and inquire at the information desk. Keep in mind that if there is a warrant for your arrest, you should be prepared to get taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know the person’s first and last name, and their arrest date, contact the jail, either by phone, in person, or look online. An arrest is a matter of public record and these records are accessible to anyone.
Court Records are public records. They include a court case file that contains a court docket and any of the filings and documents filed in your case. You can access court records on the internet, or at the clerk’s office of the court in the jurisdiction where the case was filed.
Each state maintains a record of a person’s criminal background. These databases are linked together so you can track criminal convictions from other states. You are able to go to the Cumberland County Courthouse and inquire, or check online. It helps to know the county, and if it was in a completely different state, you may have to pay a fee for a more intensive search.
When you look up a person’s crminal records you can find out if someone has been arrested, charged, or convicted for the following crimes, drug offenses, kidnapping, rape or other sexual assault, violent crimes like assault or murder, or property crimes like theft or larceny.
Money & Commissary
The process for sending money to Freeport Police Jail inmates are always changing, so we suggest that you visit the Freeport Police Jail site before send funds to someone in jail there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Freeport 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 Freeport Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 207-865-4213 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 Freeport Police Jail store. You can buy a number of things here, like personal items, food, and things for writing. Remember that you will most likely need to buy things from 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 personal 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
Phone calls that inmates are allowed to make from the Freeport Police Jail are made through a jail approved pre-paid phone account or phone card . These phone calls are generally pricier than phone calls made at home. There are certain restrictions about when and how often you can use the phone, but inmates must keep in mind lots of people want to use the phone – so you have to share. If you are disciplined for an infraction, phone privileges might get cut back or cut altogether.
The Freeport Police Jail phone number is: 207-865-4213
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service providers have exclusive contracts at every facility that they operate, which means that they get to set the prices. The profits off of 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 Freeport Police Jail. The rates are posted and there are at least two different prices based on where the inmate is calling. These 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 state prisons and local 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. There are some circumstances where we will not be able to save you any money, and therefore we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In cases like this, the jail or prison has set their phone call rates in a way that nobody will be able to save you money.
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