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Aviston Police Jail Information
149 South Page Street
Aviston, IL 62216
Phone Number: 618-594-4555
The Aviston Police Jail is located at 149 South Page Street in Aviston, IL and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Aviston Police Department.This site will tell you information about anything you might need to know about the Aviston Police Jail, such as how to locate an inmate at the Aviston Police Jail, the jail’s address and phone number, booking and intake procedures, court information and records, and much more.
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The purpose of this guide is to give information and tips that you’ll need to make the process a little less stressful. If you have a question, just ask it, and please leave any tips or comments that could be beneficial to other people in the same situation would be welcome.
Aviston Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member or friend in jail and want to contact them? Do you know somebody who has been arrested and you don’t know how to find out what jail they’re in?
In order to search who’s in jail at the Aviston Police Jail you have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Aviston Police Jail Inmate Roster is a roster of people who have been arrested, which includes current status, and times the inmate can have visitors. You can also find info for anyone arrested and booked or released within the last 24 hours. Jail inmates are listed alphabetically by their last name. You will be able to locate their inmate information more quickly if you have your friend or family member’s full name, date of birth, or inmate ID.
Aviston Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The jail intake procedure at the Aviston Police Jail takes you through the following steps:
You will be placed in a waiting area or cell. If the jail is really busy, you will have to wait, sometimes for many hours, before you get processed.
First you will have to answer a bunch of questions, like your full legal name, home address, birthdate and a contact person, and also, you will also be asked about your medical and psychological history. Next, You will be given an inmate ID number and you will be fingerprinted. Then, all personal property will be taken from you and will be stored until you are released.
You will get to use the telephone so you can contact family, friends, or loved one.
If you are expected to be released shortly, you might get to wear 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 post bail, you will be allowed to leave jail. Getting discharged from jail can take anywhere between 30 minutes to hours or even all day long. So, the faster you post bail, the sooner you will get released. Also, it might depend on whether or not you’ve been given a bond amount or if the magistrate has to determine your bail amount. For minor charges, you will get booked and released on your own recognizance. When you have completed your jail sentence and know the discharge date, plan to be discharged anywhere between the hours of 9am and 12pm.
Aviston Police Jail Visitation
To have visitors, you must provide the name and date of birth of each visitor to the Aviston Police Jail in advance. This information will be put into the visitors log for the inmate. Each visitor will have to provide acceptable photo identification when visiting an inmate. Anyone showing up late or any visitors that are not approved to visit will not be able to attend visitation.
Visitation procedures at Aviston Police Jail frequently change, so we suggest that you call the facility at 618-594-4555 before you try 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 Aviston Police Jail you must be on this person’s visitation list.
Make sure to bring your valid driver’s license or government issued ID with you to visitation or you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No cellphones are allowed at Aviston Police Jail, and you will be searched before entering. No personal belongings. Anyone probation, parole, or other community corrections supervision must get the permission of both the superintendent and their individual supervising officer prior to a visit. Usually is not going to be approved.
If a 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 younger than 18 years of age and is not related to 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 Aviston Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Aviston 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 Aviston Police Jail:
Aviston Police Jail
149 South Page Street
Aviston, IL 62216
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Aviston Police Jail
149 South Page Street
Aviston, IL 62216
The mail policy at the Aviston Police Jail changes frequently, so it would be best to double check the official Aviston Police Jail site before 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 Aviston 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 Aviston 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, you can check arrest warrants inquiry on the website or you are able to call the jail directly. This requires a first and last name. You can also go to the local jail and ask one of the officers. You should know that if there is an arrest warrant out for you, you will be taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know a person’s name, and their arrest date, contact the jail, on the phone, in person, or check online. Arrest records are public record and this is freely available.
Court Records are considered public records, so they are accessible to anyone who requests them. They include a case file that contains a docket sheet and all of the documents and filings filed in your court case. You are able to access the court records online, or at the Clinton County Clerk of Court in the county where the case was filed.
Each state maintains a record of a person’s criminal history. These databases are connected so you can track criminal backgrounds from another state. Go to county courthouse and make an inquiry, or check the website. You must know which county the crime occured in, and if the crime was in a different state entirely, you may have to pay for a more intensive search.
When you look up a person’s crminal records you will get a report detailing any arrests, charges, or convictions that may be on a person’s record for DUI, drug Possession, kidnapping, sex offenses which could include rape, and sexual assault, violent crimes, or theft, breaking and entering.
Money & Commissary
The rules for sending funds to inmates at the Aviston Police Jail are always changing, so it would be best to review the Aviston Police Jail website before you send funds to an inmate there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Aviston 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 Aviston Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 618-594-4555 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 Aviston Police Jail store. Inmates can purchase several different things here, like toiletries, snacks and writing supplies. Bear in mind that you will probably need to use the commissary daily, and any infractions will get that privilege taken away from you.
The Commissary will sell an assortment of different items that inmates can purchase if they have sufficient funds in their trust account. These items include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, as well as personal 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 Aviston Police Jail are made through a jail approved pre-paid phone account or phone card . Jail phone calls are much pricier than regular phone calls. Inmates are able to make phone calls, with restrictions on when and 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 are under any sort of disciplinary procedure, an inmate’s ability to use the phone might get reduced or eliminated altogether.
The Aviston Police Jail phone number is: 618-594-4555
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service companies have a monopoly at every facility that they have a contract with, which means that they they control the prices. The profits off of all inmate phone calls 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 Aviston Police Jail. The rates are posted and there are at least two types of prices 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 the other correctional facilities like state prisons, and local and county jails figuring 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 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 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 call rates in a way that nobody will be able to save you money.
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