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Chesnee Police Jail Information
201 West Cherokee Street
Chesnee, SC 29323-1227
Phone Number: 864-461-2225
The Chesnee Police Jail is located at 201 West Cherokee Street in Chesnee, SC and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Chesnee Police Department.This site tells you information about everything one might want to know about the Chesnee Police Jail, like how to locate an inmate, the jail’s address and phone number, booking and intake procedures, court information and records, and much much more.
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The goal of this guide is to give you information and advice that you need to make getting locked up a little less stressful. If you have a question, feel free to ask them, and any comments or feedback that might be beneficial to other people in the same situation is welcome.
Chesnee Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you know someone that has gone to jail and need to contact them? Do you know someone who’s been arrested and you want to locate them?
To search who is in jail at the Chesnee Police Jail you will need to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Chesnee Police Jail Inmate Locator is a roster of people who have been arrested, which includes status, and times you can visit. Also, you can find information for anyone arrested and processed or discharged in the past 24 hour period. Inmates are listed alphabetically by their last name. You will be able to locate their inmate information fast if you have the arrestee’s first and last name, birth date, or arrest number.
Chesnee Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake procedure at the Chesnee Police Jail takes you through each of these steps:
You will be placed in a holding cell. If the jail is busy, you may not be processed immediately.
You must answer a number of questions, like your full legal name, home address, birth date and an emergency contact person, and also, you will also be asked about your mental and medical history. Next, you will be issued an inmate number and your fingerprints will be taken. Then, all of your personal property will be taken from you and will be stored until you are released.
You will be allowed to use the telephone in order to call family, friends, or loved one.
If you are expected to be released quickly, you might be allowed to keep wearing street clothes, but if you are not expected to make bail quickly you you will have to change into a jail uniform – the jumpsuit.
Once bail has been posted, you will be allowed to leave jail. The discharge process may take anywhere between 30 minutes to all day long. In other words the quicker bail is posted, the quicker you will be released. Also, how fast you get released depends on whether you have a cash bond or if the magistrate still needs to determine how much your bail will be. For a minor charge, you will get booked and then released on your recognizance without having to pay bail. When you get to the end of your sentence and have a date of your release, expect to get discharged at any time that day – but usually in the morning.
Chesnee Police Jail Visitation
To have visitors, you need to give the name and date of birth of each visitor to the Chesnee Police Jail before you can visit. Your visitor’s names will be entered in a log of visitors as an authorized visitor. All visitors must provide acceptable photo identification when visiting an inmate. Any visitors arriving late or that is not an approved visitor will be turned away.
Visitation procedures at Chesnee Police Jail change often, so we suggest that you call the facility at 864-461-2225 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|
Before you can visit someone at the Chesnee Police Jail you have to have your name on their visitation list.
Be sure to take your up to date government issued ID or valid driver’s license when you go to visit or you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No cellphones are allowed at Chesnee Police Jail, and you will be searched before you can visit. Personal belongings are not allowed. Anyone probation, parole, or other community corrections supervision must get 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 younger than 18 years of age 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 a visitor is under the age of 18 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 in order to send letters, photos, postcards, greeting cards and even magazines to an inmate at the Chesnee Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Chesnee 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 Chesnee Police Jail:
Chesnee Police Jail
201 West Cherokee Street
Chesnee, SC 29323-1227
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Chesnee Police Jail
201 West Cherokee Street
Chesnee, SC 29323-1227
The inmate mail policy at the Chesnee Police Jail changes, so be sure to visit the the Chesnee Police Jail website before you send a letter to an inmate.
Sending Other Things to an Inmate
There are strict procedures that you must follow to send anything to an inmate at the Chesnee 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 Chesnee 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 on the Spartanburg County jail website or you can call the court directly. This requires a first and last name. Or, you can just go the jail in person and ask the officer in charge. You should know that if there is a warrant for your arrest, 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 jail, either by phone, in person, or find out online. Records of arrests are a matter of public record and the information is accessible to anyone.
Court Records are public, and are accessible by anyone. They include a court case file that contains a court docket and all of the filings and documents filed in your court case. You can access your court records online, or at Clerk of Court where the case was filed.
Every state maintains records of people’s criminal past. These state databases are all connected and you can track criminal convictions from any other state. Go to courthouse and check in person, or check the website. You must know which county the crime occured in, and in the event that the crime was in a different state entirely, you may have to pay for a more intensive search.
A criminal history search you will get a listing of all the arrests, charges, or convictions for DUI, drug Possession of drug trafficking, kidnapping, sexual offenses including rape, assault, violent crimes including assault, battery and murder, or breaking and entering, theft, larceny.
Money & Commissary
The process for sending money to inmates at the Chesnee Police Jail could change, so it would be best to check the Chesnee Police Jail site before you send funds to an inmate there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Chesnee 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 Chesnee Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 864-461-2225 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 Chesnee Police Jail store. You can buy several different things here, such as personal items, food, and things for writing. Remember that you will most likely need to use the commissary on a daily basis, 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 sufficient funds 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
Phone calls that inmates are allowed to make from the Chesnee Police Jail are collect calls or through a pre-paid phone account . Calls made in jail are generally more expensive than phone calls made outside of jail. Phone calls are restricted on how often you can use the phone, but inmates should keep in mind that you are just one of many people who want to talk to their loved ones. If you are disciplined for an infraction, an inmate’s phone privileges may be limited or eliminated completely, as part of the punishment.
Phone Number: 864-461-2225
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 get to set the prices. The profits off of 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 Chesnee Police Jail. The rates are posted and there are at least two different prices based on where the inmate is calling. These three things 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 learning how to lower your inmates phone charges is more difficult. ArrestedResources.com is an expert in keeping up 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 significantly on how much it costs you to call your inmate. There are some circumstances 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 cases like this, the jail has set their calling prices in a way that nobody can save you money.
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