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Atlanta Police Jail Information
112 Southwest 1St Street
Atlanta, IL 61723-7587
Phone Number: 217-648-2373
The Atlanta Police Jail is located at 112 Southwest 1St Street in Atlanta, IL and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Atlanta Police Department.This site tells you all the information about everything you might need to know about the Atlanta Police Jail, like how to find an inmate at the Atlanta Police Jail, the jail’s address and phone number, intake procedures and booking, court information and records, and lots more.
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The purpose of this guide is to offer advice and information that you need to make getting locked up less stressfull. If you have a specific question, just ask it in the comment section below, and please leave any comments or tips that would be beneficial to others is welcome.
Atlanta Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member or friend that is in jail and don’t know how to locate them? Do you know a friend or family member who’s been arrested and you don’t know how to find out what jail they’re in?
To search who is in jail at the Atlanta Police Jail you have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Atlanta Police Jail Inmate Search is a roster of individuals who have been arrested, including current status, and schedule for visitation. Also, you can get information for anyone processed or released within the last 24 hours. Jail inmates are shown in alphabetical order by their last name. You will be able to locate their inmate information fast if you’ve got their first and last name, birth date, or arrest number.
Atlanta Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The jail intake procedure at the Atlanta Police Jail includes each of the following steps:
You will be placed in a waiting area or cell. If the jail is really busy, you may not be processed immediately.
You will answer some simple questions, like what is your full legal name, address, birth date and an emergency contact, and they’ll also ask you about your psychological and medical history. Next, you will be issued an inmate number and your fingerprints will be taken. Then, all personal property will be taken from you and will be stored until you are released.
You will get to make a phone call so you can get in touch with a member of your family, friend, or somebody else who can help you get out.
If they expect that you will make bail and be released quickly, you might be able to wear your street clothes, but if you are not expected to make bail quickly you you will have to wear a jumpsuit.
Once bail has been posted, you will be allowed to leave jail. The discharge process can take from 15 minutes to all day long. In other words the quicker you post bail, the quicker you will get out of jail. Also, how fast you get released might depend on whether you’ve got a cash bond or if a magistrate must determine the amount of bail to be set. For minor offenses, you will be booked and released on your own recognizance. When you have served your sentence and have a discharge date, plan to be released in the morning.
Atlanta Police Jail Visitation
In order to have visitors, inmates must provide each visitor’s name and date of birth to the Atlanta Police Jail before anyone can visit them. Your visitor’s information will go in the log as an authorized visitor. All visitors has to provide acceptable photo identification when visiting an inmate. Any visitors that arrives for visitation late or without a visiting order will not be allowed to attend visitation.
Visitation procedures frequently change, so you should call the official Atlanta Police Jail at 217-648-2373 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|
To visit someone at the Atlanta Police Jail you have to first be added to the inmate’s approved visitation list.
Make 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 without it.
No phones at Atlanta Police Jail, and you will be searched. Personal belongings are not allowed. Anyone currently on must obtain the permission of both the superintendent and their individual supervising officer before visiting. Usually is not normally approved.
If the 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 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 magazines to an inmate at the Atlanta Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Atlanta 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 Atlanta Police Jail:
Atlanta Police Jail
112 Southwest 1St Street
Atlanta, IL 61723-7587
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Atlanta Police Jail
112 Southwest 1St Street
Atlanta, IL 61723-7587
The Atlanta Police Jail mail policy changes, so we suggest that you check the the Atlanta Police Jail website 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 Atlanta 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 Atlanta 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 a warrant out for your arrest, you can check arrest warrants inquiry online or you can call the court. You have to have their first and last name. You can also go to the local jail and ask one of the officers. You should know that there is an outstanding 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 possibly an arrest date, contact the Logan County jail, either by phone, go there in person, or you can check online. Arrest records are public record and this is available to anyone.
Court Records are public records. They include a case file that includes a docket sheet and any of the documents filed in your court case. You are able to access your court records on the website, or at the Logan County Clerk of Court office where the case was filed.
Each state keeps a record of people’s criminal past. These databases are all linked so you are able to track criminal backgrounds from other states. Go to courthouse and check in person, or you can check online. It is helpful to know the county the crime was committed in, and in the event that it was in a totally different state, you might have to pay a fee for a more complete search.
When you look up someone’s criminal record you are able to find out if a person has ever been arrested, charged or convicted for any crimes, which can include, drug Possession, kidnapping, sex offenses which could include rape, and sexual assault, violent crimes like assault or murder, or theft, breaking and entering.
Money & Commissary
The rules for sending money to someone in jail at the Atlanta Police Jail can change at any time, so it would be best to visit the Atlanta Police Jail site before you send any money.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Atlanta 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 Atlanta Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 217-648-2373 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 Atlanta Police Jail store. An inmate can purchase different things here, such as personal items, food, and things for writing. Bear in mind that you will probably need to buy things from the commissary daily, and any infractions will cause you to lose commissary privileges.
The Commissary will sell an assortment of different products that inmates can purchase if they have money in their account. These products include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, as well as 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 Atlanta Police Jail are collect calls or through a pre-paid phone account . These phone calls are generally more costly than phone calls made at home. There are certain restrictions about when you can make phone calls, how long you can talk, and how often you can make calls, but bear in mind that you are just one of many people who want to talk to their loved ones. If you are under any sort of disciplinary procedure, your ability to use the phone may be limited or eliminated altogether.
The Atlanta Police Jail phone number is: 217-648-2373
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service companies have a monopoly at each facility that they operate the phone services for, which means that they they control the prices. The money these phone service providers make from all of the phone calls that inmates make 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 Atlanta Police Jail. The prices are posted and there are at least two pricing tiers based on where the inmate is calling. These 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 state prisons and local 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 calling 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 phone rates in a way that nobody will be able to save you money.
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