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Clifton Police Jail Information
142 Main Street
Clifton, TN 38425-5544
The Clifton Police Jail is located at 142 Main Street in Clifton, TN and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Clifton Police Department.This guide will tell you information about everything one might want to know about the Clifton Police Jail, such as how to locate an inmate, the jail’s address and phone number, intake procedures, court information, and much much more.
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The goal of this guide is to give you all the information you need to make the process less stressfull. If you have specific questions, feel free to ask it in the comment section below, and also any comments or tips that might be beneficial to others would be appreciated.
Clifton Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a friend or family member that is incarcerated and need to locate them? Do you know a friend or family member who’s been arrested and you want to locate them?
In order to see who’s in jail at the Clifton Police Jail you will have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Clifton Police Jail Inmate Locator is a list of people currently in custody, including custody status, and visiting hours. Also, you are able to get information on anyone who has been arrested or discharged in the past 24 hour period. Inmates are listed in alphabetical order by their last name. You’ll be able to get their inmate information fast if you have your friend or family member’s full name, date of birth, or inmate ID.
Clifton Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The jail intake process at the Clifton Police Jail is made up of the following steps:
You will be placed in a waiting area or cell. When the jail is busy, it will take a while to get processed.
You have to answer a bunch of questions, such as what is your legal name, street address, birthdate and an emergency contact, and you will also be asked about your psychological and medical history. Next, you will be issued an inmate ID and you will be fingerprinted. Then, all personal property will be taken away from you and stored until you get discharged from jail.
You will be allowed to use the phone to get in touch with family, friends, or loved one.
If you are expected to 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 you will have to change into a jail uniform.
When you finally post bail, you will get released from jail. Getting discharged takes from 15 minutes to quite a few hours. So, the faster you can pay your bail, the faster you can get out of jail. Also, how fast you get released will depend on if you have a cash bond amount or if the judge needs to determine your bail amount. For a minor offense, you will be booked and then released on your recognizance without having to pay bail. When you have served your sentence and have a discharge date, you should plan to be discharged anywhere between the hours of 9am and 12pm.
Clifton Police Jail Visitation
In order to have visitors, inmates have to provide the name and date of birth of each visitor to the Clifton Police Jail before anyone can visit them. This information will be put in the visitors log as an approved visitor. All visitors will be required to provide acceptable photo identification. Anyone showing up late or any visitors that are not approved to visit will not be able to attend visitation.
Visitation procedures at Clifton Police Jail can change, so it would be wise to call the jail at 931-676-3370 before you go.
|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 an inmate at the Clifton Police Jail you must first be on this person’s approved visitation list.
Make sure to bring your valid driver’s license or government issued ID when you go to visit or you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No phones are allowed at Clifton Police Jail, and you will be searched before visiting. No personal belongings. Persons under must obtain the permission of both the superintendent and their individual supervising officer prior to a visit. Usually is not going to be approved.
If the visitor is under the age of 18 is related to 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 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 about sending letters, photos, postcards, greeting cards and magazines to an inmate at the Clifton Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Clifton 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 an inmate at Clifton Police Jail:
Clifton Police Jail
142 Main Street
Clifton, TN 38425-5544
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Clifton Police Jail
142 Main Street
Clifton, TN 38425-5544
The mail policy at the Clifton Police Jail changes, so double check the the Clifton Police Jail website when send a letter to someone in jail there.
Sending Other Things to an Inmate
There are strict procedures that you must follow to send anything to an inmate at the Clifton 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 Clifton 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 believe you have an outstanding warrant, you are able to check the arrest warrants inquiry online or you are able to call the court. You have to have the person’s first and last name. Or, you can just go the jail in person and ask them. You should know that if you do have an outstanding warrant, you will be taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know the person’s first and last name, as well as their arrest date, contact the jail, either by phone, go there in person, or find out online. An arrest is a matter of public record and these records are accessible by the public.
Court Records are public records and available to anyone. Court Records include a case file containing a court docket and any of the filings and documents filed in the court case. You are able to access your court records via the internet, or at Clerk of Court office where the case was filed.
Each state maintains a record of someone’s criminal past. These databases are all connected so you are able to track criminal backgrounds from another state. You can go to county courthouse and inquire, or check the website. It is helpful to know the county the crime was committed in, and in the event that the crime was in a completely different state, you might have to pay for a more comprehensive search.
When you look up someone’s criminal record you will get a report detailing any arrests, charges, or convictions that may be on a person’s record for driving under the influence (DUI), drug offenses such as possession or trafficking, kidnapping, sex offenses which could include rape, and sexual assault, violent crimes including assault, battery and murder, or breaking and entering, theft, larceny.
Money & Commissary
The procedure to send funds to inmates at the Clifton Police Jail might change, so we suggest that you review the Clifton Police Jail site before you send any money.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Clifton 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 Clifton Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 931-676-3370 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 Clifton Police Jail store. You can purchase several different things here, like toiletries, snacks and writing supplies. Keep in mind that you will probably want to buy things from the commissary every day, and any infractions will cause you to lose commissary privileges.
The Commissary will sell an assortment of different items that the inmate can buy if they have money in their account. These products include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, in addition to hygiene products like 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 Clifton 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 phone calls made outside of jail. There is no limit to when you can make phone calls, how long you can talk, and how often you can make calls, but inmates must keep 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 could be reduced or forbidden.
The Clifton Police Jail phone number is: 931-676-3370
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service providers have exclusive contracts at each facility that they are the exclusive phone provider for, which means that they get to set the prices. The profits these phone service providers make from all of the 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 Clifton Police Jail. The rates are posted and there are at least two types of prices 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 state prisons and local jails learning 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 inmate phone calls. In some cases, we will not be able to save you money on your inmate calls, 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 in a way that nobody will be able to save you money.
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