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Beaufort Police Jail Information
1901 Boundary Street
Beaufort, SC 29902-3825
The Beaufort Police Jail is located at 1901 Boundary Street in Beaufort, SC and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Beaufort Police Department.This page will tell you information about everything you might want to know about the Beaufort Police Jail, such as how to do a jail inmate search, the jail’s phone number and address, intake procedures and booking, court information, and much more.
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The purpose of this guide is to offer information that you’ll need to make going to jail a little less stressful. If you have specific questions, please feel free to ask it in the comment section below, and also any feedback or comments that could be beneficial to other people in the same situation is much appreciated.
Beaufort Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you know someone that is incarcerated and don’t know how to find them? Do you know a family member or friend who’s been arrested and you don’t know how to find out what jail they’re in?
To find out who is in jail at the Beaufort Police Jail you will have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Beaufort Police Jail Inmate Locator is a list of people who are in jail, including status, and visiting hours. Also, you are able to find info for anyone processed or discharged in the past 24 hour period. Inmates are listed in alphabetical order by their last name. You’ll be able to find the information more quickly if you enter their full name, birth date, or inmate ID.
Beaufort Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake process at the Beaufort Police Jail is made up of each of these steps:
You will be placed in a waiting area or cell. When the jail is busy, it will take a while to get processed.
First, you must answer some simple questions, such as what is your legal name, street address, birth date and an emergency contact, and they’ll also ask about your mental and medical history. Next, you’ll be given an inmate ID and you will be fingerprinted. Then, all of your personal property will be taken away from you and stored until you are released.
You will get to make a phone call in order to contact family, friends, or loved one.
If you are expected to be released shortly, you might be allowed to wear your own clothes, if not you will be issued a jail uniform – the jumpsuit.
When you post bail, you will be allowed to go home after you get discharged. The discharge process can take between 30 minutes to all day long. So, the quicker you post bail, the quicker you will get discharged from jail. How quickly you get discharged will depend on if you’ve got a bond amount or if a magistrate still needs to decide on the bail amount. For a minor charge, you will be booked and get released without having to post bail. When you have served out your jail sentence and are given a date of your release, plan to be discharged between 9am and noon.
Beaufort Police Jail Visitation
The inmate need to give information about each visitor to the Beaufort Police Jail in advance of any visit. Your visitors will be entered into the visitors log as an authorized visitor. All visitors will be required to provide a photo ID when visiting. Anyone arriving late or that is not an approved visitor will not be able to attend visitation.
Visitation procedures at Beaufort Police Jail change often, so you should call the official Beaufort Police Jail at 843-322-7900 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 Beaufort Police Jail you have to first have your name on the inmate’s visitation list.
Be sure to take your valid driver’s license or government issued ID when you go to visit or you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No cellphones at Beaufort Police Jail, and you will be searched before you can visit. No personal belongings. Anybody 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 a 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 younger than 18 years old 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 about sending letters, photos, postcards, greeting cards and even magazines to an inmate at the Beaufort Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Beaufort 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 Beaufort Police Jail, use this address:
Beaufort Police Jail
1901 Boundary Street
Beaufort, SC 29902-3825
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Beaufort Police Jail
1901 Boundary Street
Beaufort, SC 29902-3825
The Beaufort Police Jail mail policy changes often, so we suggest that you visit the the Beaufort Police Jail website 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 Beaufort 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 Beaufort 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 access arrest warrants inquiry on the Beaufort County court website or you are able to call the court. 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 there is an arrest warrant out for you, you will be taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know the person’s name, as well as the date of their arrest, contact the jail, by phone, go there in person, or check online. An arrest is in the public record and this is accessible by the public.
Court Records are public records. They include a court case file containing a docket and all documents and filings filed in the case. You are able to access your court records via the internet, or at Clerk of Court office in the county where the case was filed.
Each and every state maintains records of people’s criminal history. These databases are all connected so you are able to track criminal backgrounds from any other state. Go to the Beaufort 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 completely different state, you might have to pay a fee for a more comprehensive search.
When you look up someone’s criminal record you will be able to find out if someone has been arrested, charged, or convicted for these crimes, drug crimes, kidnapping, sexual offenses including rape, assault, violent crimes like assault or murder, or theft.
Money & Commissary
The rules for sending money to Beaufort Police Jail inmates is likely to change, so be sure to check the Beaufort Police Jail site before send funds to someone in jail there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Beaufort 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 Beaufort Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 843-322-7900 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 Beaufort Police Jail store. An inmate can purchase a number of things here, such as personal items, food, and things for writing. Keep in mind that you will most likely need to buy things from the commissary every day, and any infractions will get that privilege taken away from you.
The Commissary will sell a selection of different products that the inmate can purchase if they have money in their trust 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
All phone calls from the Beaufort Police Jail are collect calls or through a pre-paid phone account . Calls made in jail are much more expensive than phone calls made at home. Inmates are able to make phone calls, with restrictions on how often you can use the phone, but you should keep in mind lots of people want to use the phone – so you have to share. If you break the jail rules, phone calls might get cut back or forbidden.
Phone Number: 843-322-7900
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service providers have exclusive contracts at every facility that they operate the phone services for, which means that they they control how much it costs to make phone calls. The profits these phone service providers make from 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 Beaufort Police Jail. The rates are posted and there are at least two pricing tiers based on where the inmate is calling. These three factors 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 calling rate and in most cases is able to offer you an inmate calling number that will save you significantly on calling your inmate. There are some circumstances where we will not be able to save you money on your inmate calls, and therefore we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In cases like this, the facility has set their phone call rates so high that nobody can save you money.
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