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Elderton Police Jail Information
211 South Lytle Street
Elderton, PA 15736
The Elderton Police Jail is located at 211 South Lytle Street in Elderton, PA and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Elderton Borough Police Department.This page will tell you all the information about anything a person needs to know about the Elderton Police Jail, such as how to locate an inmate, the jail’s phone number and address, intake procedures, how to find your court records, and much much more.
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The purpose of this guide is to give you all the information you need to make the process a lot easier. If you have a question, just ask it in the comment section below, and any comments or tips that might be beneficial to other people in the same situation is welcome.
Elderton 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 someone that has been arrested and you don’t know how to locate them?
To find out who is in jail at the Elderton Police Jail you should use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Elderton Police Jail Inmate Search is a list of individuals currently in custody, including status, and visiting hours. You can also get info on anybody who has been arrested or released in the past 24 hour period. Prisoners are listed alphabetically by their last name. You’ll be able to get the information fast if you have the arrestee’s full name, date of birth, or inmate ID Number.
Elderton Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake procedure at the Elderton Police Jail includes the following steps:
You will get put in a holding cell. When the jail is busy, you will have to wait a while to get processed.
The first thing you will have to to is you will answer some basic questions, like what is your full legal name, your address, birthdate and a contact person, and you will also be asked about your medical and mental history. Next, You will be given an inmate number and you will be fingerprinted. Then, any personal property you have will get taken away from you and stored until you are discharged.
You will then be allowed to use the telephone in order to talk to a member of your family, friend, or loved one.
If they expect that you will make bail and 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 will be issued a jail uniform – the jumpsuit.
Once you are able to post bail, you will be allowed to leave jail. Getting discharged from jail takes between 15 minutes to quite a few hours. In other words the quicker bail is posted, the sooner you will get released. Also, how fast you get released can depend on whether you’ve got a bond amount or if the judge needs to figure out your bail amount. For a minor offense, you will get booked and get released without having to post bail. When you get to the end of your sentence and are given a date of your release, expect to get discharged between 9am and noon.
Elderton Police Jail Visitation
In order to have visitors, inmates need to provide the name and date of birth of each visitor to the Elderton Police Jail in advance of any visit. Your visitors will go in the log for the requesting inmate. Each visitor is required to provide identification. Anyone arriving late or without a visiting order will not be allowed to attend visitation.
The Elderton Police Jail visitation procedures frequently change, so we suggest that you call the facility at 724-354-3890 before you 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|
In order to visit someone at the Elderton Police Jail you have to be on the inmate’s visitation list.
Be sure to bring your valid driver’s license or government issued ID when you go to visit because you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No phones at Elderton 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 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 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 old and is not related to 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 Elderton Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Elderton 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 Elderton Police Jail, use this address:
Elderton Police Jail
211 South Lytle Street
Elderton, PA 15736
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Elderton Police Jail
211 South Lytle Street
Elderton, PA 15736
The mail policy at the Elderton Police Jail changes often, so visit the official Elderton Police Jail site when you send a letter to an inmate there.
Sending Other Things to an Inmate
There are strict procedures that you must follow to send anything to an inmate at the Elderton 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 Elderton 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 have an outstanding warrant for your arrest, you can find out by checking the arrest warrants online or you are able to call the jail. 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 be clear that if you do have an outstanding warrant, you will be taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know a person’s name, as well as the date of their arrest, contact the Armstrong County jail, by phone, in person, or you can check online. An arrest is public record and this is accessible to anyone.
Court Records are public records. These records include a case file containing a docket sheet and all documents and filings filed in the case. You are able to access court records on the website, or at Clerk of Court office in the county where the case was filed.
Each and every state keeps a record of their state citizen’s criminal past. These state databases are all connected so you can track criminal backgrounds from other states. You are able to go to county courthouse and check in person, or you can check online. It helps 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 a person’s crminal records you will be able to get a listing of all the arrests, charges, or convictions for these crimes, drug Possession of drug trafficking, kidnapping, sexual offenses including rape, assault, violent crimes including assault, battery and murder, or breaking and entering, theft, larceny.
Money & Commissary
The process for sending money to someone in jail is likely to change, so you should check the Elderton Police Jail site when you send funds to an inmate there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Elderton 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 Elderton Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 724-354-3890 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 Elderton Police Jail store. An inmate can purchase different things here, such as toiletries, snacks and writing supplies. Bear in mind that you will probably want to use the commissary every day, and any infractions will cause you to lose commissary privileges.
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, 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
Phone calls that inmates are allowed to make from the Elderton Police Jail are with a pre-paid phone card or account, or are collect calls . These phone calls are typically more expensive than phone calls made outside of jail. Inmates are able to make phone calls, with restrictions on 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, your ability to use the phone may be limited or forbidden.
The Elderton Police Jail phone number is: 724-354-3890
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service providers have exclusive contracts at each facility that they operate, which means that they get to set the prices. The profits these phone service providers make off of all of the inmate phone calls 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 Elderton Police Jail. The rates are posted and there are at least two pricing tiers based on where the inmate is calling. The following 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 the other correctional facilities like state prisons, and local and county jails finding out how to decrease 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 won’t be able to save you any money, and in these cases we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In these cases, the facility has set their inmate calling prices so high that nobody will be able to save you money.
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