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Hampden Police Jail Information
106 Western Avenue
Hampden, ME 04444-1436
Phone Number: 207-862-4000
The Hampden Police Jail is located at 106 Western Avenue in Hampden, ME and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Hampden Police Department.This guide will tell you all the information about anything you might want to know about the Hampden Police Jail, such as how to find an inmate at the Hampden Police Jail, the jail’s address and phone number, intake procedures and booking, how to find Penobscot County court records, and more.
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This guide is meant to give you information and tips that you need to make getting locked up easier. If you have questions, please feel free to ask them, and any comments or tips that could help other people in the same situation will be much appreciated.
Hampden Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a friend or family member that is in jail and need to contact them? Do you know a friend or family member that’s been arrested and you don’t know how to find out where they are?
In order to find out who’s in jail at the Hampden Police Jail you have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Hampden Police Jail Inmate Lookup is a list of people who have been arrested, which includes status, and times the inmate can have visitors. Also, you are able to find the same information on anyone arrested and booked or released in the past 24 hour period. Inmates are shown in alphabetical order by last name. You will be able to locate the information more quickly if you have their first and last name, date of birth, or inmate ID.
Hampden Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The jail intake procedure at the Hampden Police Jail is made up of the following steps:
You will be placed in a holding cell. If the jail is busy, you may not be processed immediately.
The first step is that you have to answer some basic questions, like your full legal name, street address, birth date and a contact person, and you will also be asked about your medical and psychological history. Next, You will be given an inmate ID number and your fingerprints will be taken. Then, Any property you have will be taken from you and stored until you are discharged.
You will then be allowed to make a phone call to talk to a member of your family, friend, or somebody else who can help you get out.
If you are expected to be released shortly, you might be able to wear your own clothes, if not you you will be given a jail jumpsuit.
When you post bail, you will get discharged from jail. The discharge process takes between 15 minutes to all day long. Or, simply, the quicker bail is posted, the faster you can get released from jail. Also, how fast you get released can depend on whether you’ve been given a bond amount or if a judge must decide on the bail amount. For a minor offense, you will get booked and then released on your recognizance without having to pay bail. If you have served a sentence in jail and have a release date, you should expect to be released in the morning.
Hampden Police Jail Visitation
To have visitors, you need to provide each visitor’s full name to the Hampden Police Jail in advance. Your visitors will be entered in a log of approved visitors as an Authorized visit. All visitors has to provide acceptable photo identification. Visitors arriving late or that is not an approved visitor will not be able to attend visitation.
Jail visitation policies are always changing, so we suggest that you call the facility at 207-862-4000 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|
To visit an inmate at the Hampden Police Jail you have to first be on their visitation list.
Be sure to bring your up to date government issued ID or driver’s license when you go to visit because you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No phones are allowed at Hampden Police Jail, and you will be searched before you can visit. Personal belongings are not allowed. Anyone parole, probation, or other corrections supervision must obtain the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent before they can visit. Usually is not going to be approved.
If the 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 a visitor is under the age of 18 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 in order to send letters, photos, postcards, greeting cards and even magazines to an inmate at the Hampden Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Hampden 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 Hampden Police Jail, use this address:
Hampden Police Jail
106 Western Avenue
Hampden, ME 04444-1436
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Hampden Police Jail
106 Western Avenue
Hampden, ME 04444-1436
The Hampden Police Jail mail policy changes frequently, so we suggest that you check the the Hampden Police Jail website 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 Hampden 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 Hampden 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 have an outstanding warrant for your arrest, you can check the arrest warrants on the website or you can 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 there is a warrant for your arrest, you should be prepared to get taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you have a first and last name, and their arrest date, contact the jail, either by phone, in person, or you can check online. An arrest is public record and this information is accessible by the public.
Court Records are public records and available to anyone. These records include a case file that contains a docket and any of the documents filed in the case. You are able to access your court records online, or at Clerk of Court in the county where the case was filed.
Each state keeps a record of someone’s criminal past. These online databases are all linked so you can track criminal backgrounds from other states. Go to courthouse and inquire, or check the website. It helps to know the county, and if the crime was in a totally different state, you may have to pay for a more comprehensive search.
A criminal history search you will get a listing of all the arrests, charges, or convictions for any crimes they may have committed, which could include DUI or DWI, drug offenses, kidnapping, sexual offenses including rape, assault, violent crimes like assault or murder, or theft.
Money & Commissary
The rules for sending money to people in jail could change, so you should double check the Hampden Police Jail site when send money to someone in jail there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Hampden 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 Hampden Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 207-862-4000 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 Hampden Police Jail store. You can buy different things here, like toiletries, snacks and writing supplies. Keep in mind that you will most likely want 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 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 Hampden 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 are certain restrictions about how often you can use the phone, but you should keep in mind that a long line can form at the phones, because everyone wants to use the phone, too. If you are under any sort of disciplinary procedure, an inmate’s phone privileges could be reduced or forbidden completely.
Phone Number: 207-862-4000
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service companies have exclusive contracts at each facility that they operate the phone services for, which means that they get to set the prices. The money these phone service providers make from all 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 Hampden Police Jail. The prices are posted and there are at least two types of prices based on where the inmate is calling. These 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 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 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 will not be able to save you money on your inmate calls, and therefore we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In these cases, the jail or prison has set their phone rates so high that nobody will be able to save you money.
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