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Bad Axe Police Jail Information
100 South Hanselman Street
Bad Axe, MI 48413-1442
The Bad Axe Police Jail is located at 100 South Hanselman Street in Bad Axe, MI and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Bad Axe Police Department.This guide will tell you info about anything you might need to know about the Bad Axe Police Jail, like how to find an inmate at the Bad Axe Police Jail, the jail’s address and phone number, booking and intake procedures, court information, and more.
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The goal of this guide is to give you all the information and advice that you need to make getting locked up a little less stressful. If you have questions, please feel free to ask it in the comment section below, and also any tips or comments that might help others would be much appreciated.
Bad Axe Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you know someone that is in jail and don’t know how to find them? Do you know a family member or friend who has been arrested and you need to find out where they are?
In order to see who’s in jail at the Bad Axe Police Jail you will need to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Bad Axe Police Jail Inmate Lookup is an online list of people who have been arrested, which includes custody status, and visiting schedule. You can also get info on anyone arrested and processed or released in the last 24 hours. Inmates are listed in alphabetical order by last name. You will be able to get the information more quickly if you enter your friend or family member’s first and last name, date of birth, or arrest number.
Bad Axe Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The jail intake process at the Bad Axe Police Jail includes each of these steps:
They’ll put you in a holding cell. If the jail is busy, you will have to wait, sometimes for many hours, before you get processed.
First, you have to answer a number of questions, like what is your full legal name, street address, birthdate and a contact person, and they’ll also ask you about your mental and medical history. Next, you’ll be given an inmate number and you will be fingerprinted. Then, Any property you have 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 think you will get released quickly, they will let you keep wearing your own clothes, otherwise you you will have to wear a jail uniform – the jumpsuit.
Once bail has been posted, you will be discharged from jail. Getting discharged will take anywhere between 10 minutes to all day. In other words the quicker bail is posted, the faster you can get released from jail. How quickly you get discharged might depend on whether you’ve been given a bond amount or if a judge still needs to figure out the amount of bail to be set. For a minor charge, you will get booked and then released on your recognizance without having to pay bail. If you have served a sentence in jail and know the discharge date, expect to be released at any time that day – but usually in the morning.
Bad Axe Police Jail Visitation
To have visitors, you need to provide each visitor’s name and date of birth to the Bad Axe Police Jail before anyone can visit them. Your visitor’s names will be entered in a log of visitors for the inmate. All visitors has to provide proof of identification. Any visitors that gets to visitation or that is not on the visitation list will be turned away.
Visitation procedures can change, so we suggest that you call the official Bad Axe Police Jail at 989-269-6470 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|
Before you can visit an inmate at the Bad Axe Police Jail you have to be added to this person’s approved visitation list.
Be 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.
No phones are allowed at Bad Axe Police Jail, and you will be searched. No personal belongings. Persons parole, probation, or other corrections supervision must get the permission of both the superintendent and their individual supervising officer before visiting. Such visitation is not approved.
If a visitor is younger than 18 years of age 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 the visitor is younger than 18 years of age 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 in order to send letters, photos, postcards, greeting cards and magazines to an inmate at the Bad Axe Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Bad Axe 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.
The mailing address for the Bad Axe Police Jail is:
Bad Axe Police Jail
100 South Hanselman Street
Bad Axe, MI 48413-1442
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Bad Axe Police Jail
100 South Hanselman Street
Bad Axe, MI 48413-1442
The inmate mail policy at the Bad Axe Police Jail is always changing, so 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 Bad Axe 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 Bad Axe 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 court records on the Huron County court website 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 one of the officers. Bear 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 the date of their arrest, contact the Huron County jail, either by phone, go there in person, or you can check online. Records of arrests are a matter of public record and this information is accessible to anyone.
Court Records are public records. These records include a case file that contains a court docket and any documents filed in your court case. You are able to access court records on the website, or at the clerk’s office of the court in the jurisdiction where the case was filed.
Every state keeps a record of someone’s criminal past. These databases are connected so you can track criminal convictions from another state. You are able to go to county courthouse and check in person, or check online. It helps to know which county the crime occurred in, and if it was in a different state, you might have to pay for a more intensive search.
When you look up a person’s crminal records you can find out if a person has ever been arrested, charged or convicted for the following crimes, drug crimes, kidnapping, sex offenses which could include rape, and sexual assault, violent crimes like assault or murder, or property crimes like theft or larceny.
Money & Commissary
The process for sending funds to inmates at the Bad Axe Police Jail might change, so we suggest that you double check the Bad Axe Police Jail site when you send any funds.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Bad Axe 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 Bad Axe Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 989-269-6470 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 Bad Axe Police Jail store. An inmate can purchase several different things here, such as personal items, food, and things for writing. Keep in mind that you will probably need 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 buy if they have money in their trust 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
The only phone calls that Bad Axe Police Jail inmates are allowed to make are with a pre-paid phone card or account, or are collect calls . Calls made in jail are generally more expensive than phone calls made at home. 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 that a long line can form at the phones, because everyone wants to use the phone, too. If you break the rules, an inmate’s phone privileges might get reduced or cut altogether.
The Bad Axe Police Jail phone number is: 989-269-6470
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 the prices. The money 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 Bad Axe Police Jail. The prices 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 learning 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 rate and in most cases is able to offer you an inmate calling number that will save you a lot of money on how much it costs you to call your inmate. There are some prisons or jails where we won’t 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 calling prices so high that nobody can save you money.
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