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Andrews Police Jail Information
1101 Main Street
Andrews, NC 28901-7001
The Andrews Police Jail is located at 1101 Main Street in Andrews, NC and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Andrews Police Department.This site will tell you info about anything a person needs to know about the Andrews Police Jail, like how to locate an inmate, the jail’s phone number and address, booking and intake procedures, court information and records, and more.
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This guide is meant to give you information that you’ll need to make helping a friend or family member get out of jail a lot easier. If you have questions, just ask them, and also any comments or feedback that might be beneficial to others will be welcome.
Andrews Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member or friend in jail and want to find them? Do you know a friend or family member that’s been arrested and you want to locate them?
In order to find out who is in jail at the Andrews Police Jail you will need to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Andrews Police Jail Inmate Lookup is an online list of people who have been arrested and are in jail, which includes status, and visiting schedule. Also, you are able to find the same information on anybody arrested and booked or released in the past 24 hours. Prisoners are listed alphabetically by their last name. You’ll be able to locate their inmate information quicker if you enter your friend or family member’s first and last name, date of birth, or inmate ID.
Andrews Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake procedure at the Andrews Police Jail takes you through each of the following steps:
You will be placed in a waiting area or cell. If there are a lot of arrests, you will have to wait, sometimes for many hours, before you get processed.
The first step is that you will answer some basic questions, like what is your full legal name, street address, date of birth and an emergency contact, and they’ll also ask you about your psychological and medical history. Next, You will be given an inmate ID and you will get fingerprinted. Then, all personal property will be taken from you and stored until you get discharged from jail.
They will allow you to make a phone call to call family, friends, or loved one.
If you are expected to be released quickly, you might be able to keep wearing street clothes, otherwise you you will have to change into a jail jumpsuit.
Once bail has been posted, you will get discharged from jail. Getting discharged may take anywhere from 30 minutes to all day. Or, simply, the faster bail is posted, the sooner you will get out of jail. It also might depend on if you’ve been given a cash bond amount or if the judge has to determine how much your bail will be. For lesser charges, you will simply be booked and released on your own recognizance. If you have served a sentence in jail and have a release date, you should plan to be discharged in the morning.
Andrews Police Jail Visitation
Inmates need to list each visitor’s name to the Andrews Police Jail before anyone can visit them. This information will go into a Visiting log as an Authorized visit. All visitors has to provide acceptable photo identification when visiting an inmate. Visitors that arrives for visitation late or that is not on the visitation list will not be allowed to attend visitation.
The Andrews Police Jail visitation procedures are always changing, so call the official Andrews Police Jail at 828-321-5111 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|
To visit an inmate at the Andrews Police Jail you have to first have your name on this person’s visitation list.
Be sure to bring your up to date government issued ID or driver’s license when you go to visit or you will not be allowed to enter.
No mobile phones at Andrews Police Jail, and you will be searched before visiting. No personal belongings. Persons parole, probation, or other corrections supervision must get the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent prior to a visit. This kind of visitation is not normally approved.
If the visitor is under the age of 18 and is a family member of 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 related to 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 Andrews Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Andrews 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.
Use this address when sending a letter to someone incarcerated at Andrews Police Jail:
Andrews Police Jail
1101 Main Street
Andrews, NC 28901-7001
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Andrews Police Jail
1101 Main Street
Andrews, NC 28901-7001
The mail policy at the Andrews Police Jail changes, so double check the 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 Andrews 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 Andrews 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 a warrant out for your arrest, you can access arrest warrants online or you can call the jail directly. You have to have the person’s first and last name. Or, you can just go the jail in person and ask the officer in charge. You should know that if you do have an outstanding warrant, you will be taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you have a first and last name, as well as the date of their arrest, contact the Cherokee County jail, on the phone, go there in person, or look online. Arrest records are public record and this is accessible to anyone.
Court Records are public, and are accessible by anyone. These records include a court case file containing a court docket and all documents and filings filed in the case. You can access your court records via the internet service ‘Public Access to Court Electronic Records’, or at Clerk of Court where the case was filed.
Each and every state keeps a record of a person’s criminal past. These databases are connected so you are able to track criminal histories from any other state. You can go to county courthouse and check in person, or check online. It helps to know the county, and if it was in a totally different state, you might have to pay for a more complete search.
A criminal history search you are able to get a report detailing any arrests, charges, or convictions that may be on a person’s record for any crimes they may have committed, which could include DUI or DWI, drug crimes, kidnapping, sexual offenses including rape, assault, violent crimes, or breaking and entering, theft, larceny.
Money & Commissary
The procedure to send funds to people in jail might change, so check the Andrews Police Jail site when you send money to an inmate there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Andrews 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 Andrews Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 828-321-5111 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 Andrews Police Jail store. You 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 buy 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
The only phone calls that Andrews Police Jail inmates are allowed to make are made through a jail approved pre-paid phone account or phone card . Jail phone calls are generally pricier than phone calls made at home. There is no limit to how often you can use the phone, but bear in mind that every inmate wants to use the phone too, so they can call their family. If you break the jail rules, an inmate’s ability to use the phone might get cut back or eliminated completely, as part of the punishment.
Phone Number: 828-321-5111
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service companies have exclusive contracts at every facility that they operate the phone services for, which means that they they control the prices. The profits 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 Andrews Police Jail. The prices are posted and there are at least two types of prices based on where the inmate is calling. The following 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 state prisons and local 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 significantly on calling your inmate. There are some prisons or jails where we will not be able to save you any money, and in these cases we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In cases like this, the jail or prison has set their inmate calling prices so high that nobody will be able to save you money.
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