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Alorton Police Jail Information
4821 Bond Avenue
Alorton, IL 62207-2529
The Alorton Police Jail is located at 4821 Bond Avenue in Alorton, IL and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Alorton Police Department.This page tells you information about everything a person needs to know about the Alorton Police Jail, such as how to do a jail inmate search, the jail’s phone number and address, booking and intake procedures, how to find St Clair County court records, and much more.
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The purpose of this guide is to give you all the info that you need to make helping a friend or family member get out of jail easier. If you have questions, just ask it, and any comments or feedback that could be beneficial to others would be much appreciated.
Alorton Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member, loved one, or friend that is locked up and need to contact them? Do you know a family member or friend who has been arrested and you don’t know how to find out where they are?
To find out who is in jail at the Alorton Police Jail you need to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Alorton Police Jail Inmate List is an online list of people who were arrested and are now in jail, which includes current status, and schedule for visitation. You can also find info on anyone booked or released within the last 24 hours. Inmates are shown in alphabetical order by their last name. You will be able to locate the information fast if you enter their first and last name, birth date, or inmate ID.
Alorton Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake procedure at the Alorton Police Jail is made up of the following steps:
You will be placed in a waiting area or cell. When the jail is busy, you may not be processed immediately.
The first step is that you must answer a number of questions, like what is your legal name, street address, date of birth and contact person, and they’ll also ask about your medical and mental history. Next, you’ll be given an inmate number and you will get fingerprinted. Then, all of your personal property will be taken from you and stored until you get released.
They will let you use the telephone in order to get in touch with family, friends, or loved one.
If you are expected to be released quickly, you will be allowed to keep wearing your own clothes, otherwise you will be issued a jail jumpsuit.
Once you are able to post bail, you will get discharged from jail. The discharge process may take between 15 minutes to many hours. Or, simply, the faster you can pay your bail, the quicker you will get discharged. Also, how fast you get released depends on whether or not you have a bond amount or if a magistrate has to decide on your bail amount. For minor offenses, you will be booked and released on your own recognizance. When you have served your sentence and have a release date, you should expect to get discharged at any time that day – but usually in the morning.
Alorton Police Jail Visitation
In order to have visitors, inmates have to give information about each visitor to the Alorton Police Jail in advance of the visit. Your visitor’s information will go in the log for the inmate. Every visitor must provide identification. Anyone arriving late or that is not on the visitation list will not be able to attend visitation.
Visitation procedures at Alorton Police Jail change often, so it would be wise to call the official Alorton Police Jail at 618-271-4586 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 someone at the Alorton Police Jail you have to be added to their visitation list.
Be sure to take your valid driver’s license or government issued ID when you go to visit because you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No mobile phones are allowed at Alorton Police Jail, and you will be searched. No personal belongings. Anybody on must obtain the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent prior to a visit. Such visitation is not normally approved.
If a 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 the visitor is younger than 18 years of age and is not a family member of 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 Alorton Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Alorton 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.
The mailing address for the Alorton Police Jail is:
Alorton Police Jail
4821 Bond Avenue
Alorton, IL 62207-2529
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Alorton Police Jail
4821 Bond Avenue
Alorton, IL 62207-2529
The mail policy at the Alorton Police Jail can change, so you should double check the site when 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 Alorton 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 Alorton 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 a warrant out for your arrest, you can access arrest warrants inquiry on the website or call the court directly. This requires a first and last name. Or, you can just go the jail in person and ask one of the officers. You should be clear 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, and their arrest date, contact the jail, on the phone, in person, or check online. Arrest records are public record and these records are available to anyone.
Court Records are public records and available to anyone. They include a case file that contains a docket sheet and any of the filings and documents filed in the court case. You are able to access the court records online, or at Clerk of Court office in the county where the case was filed.
Each state keeps a record of a person’s criminal history. These databases are linked together so you are able to track criminal backgrounds from another state. You are able to go to the St Clair County Courthouse and check in person, or you can check online. It helps to know which county the crime occurred in, and if the crime was in a different state, you may have to pay for a more intensive search.
A search of someone’s criminal history you will 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, rape or other sexual assault, violent crimes including assault, battery and murder, or theft, breaking and entering.
Money & Commissary
The rules for sending money to Alorton Police Jail jail inmates can change at any time, so double check the Alorton Police Jail site before send money to someone in jail there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Alorton 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 Alorton Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 618-271-4586 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 Alorton Police Jail store. An inmate can buy a number of things here, such as toiletries, snacks and writing supplies. Remember that you will most likely need 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 inmates can buy if they have enough money in their account. These items include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, in addition to 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 Alorton Police Jail are made through a jail approved pre-paid phone account or phone card . Jail phone calls are much pricier than phone calls made at home. Phone calls are restricted 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 break the jail rules, phone privileges could be reduced or eliminated completely.
The Alorton Police Jail phone number is: 618-271-4586
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service providers have exclusive contracts at each facility that they have a contract with, which means that they get to set the prices. The money these phone service providers make off of 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 Alorton Police Jail. The rates are posted and there are at least two different 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 the other correctional facilities like state prisons, and local and county jails figuring out how to decrease 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 therefore 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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