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Ephraim Police Jail Information
5 South Main Street
Ephraim, UT 84627-1383
The Ephraim Police Jail is located at 5 South Main Street in Ephraim, UT and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Ephraim Police Department.This page will tell you info about everything related to the Ephraim Police Jail, such as how to locate an inmate at the Ephraim Police Jail, the jail’s phone number and address, booking and intake procedures, court information, and much more.
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The purpose of this guide is to give you information and advice that you’ll need to make helping a friend or family member get out of jail less stressfull. If you have questions, please feel free to ask it, and also any comments or tips that might be beneficial to other people in the same situation is welcome.
Ephraim Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member or friend that is locked up and want to contact them? Do you know a friend or family member that’s been arrested and you need to find them?
To see who’s in jail at the Ephraim Police Jail you have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Ephraim Police Jail Inmate Locator has information about people who have been arrested and are in custody, which includes custody status, and visiting schedule. Also, you can get info about anyone processed or discharged within the last 24 hours. Prisoners are listed alphabetically by last name. You will be able to get their inmate information faster if you have their name, date of birth, or arrest number.
Ephraim Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake procedure at the Ephraim Police Jail is made up of each of the following steps:
You will get put in a holding cell. If the jail is really busy, it will take a while to get processed.
The first step is that you will answer some questions, such as your legal name, street address, birthdate and contact person, and they’ll also ask you about your psychological and medical history. Next, you will be issued an inmate ID and you will get fingerprinted. Then, all of your personal property will be taken away from you and stored until you get released.
You will then be allowed to make a phone call in order to call family, friends, or loved one.
If you think you will get released quickly, you might get to keep wearing your own clothes, if not you will be issued a jail uniform – the jumpsuit.
When you pay your bail, you will get released from jail. The discharge process takes between 10 minutes to all day long. In simple terms, the quicker bail is posted, the faster you will be released. How quickly you get discharged will depend on whether you’ve got a cash bond amount or if the magistrate has to decide on the amount of bail to be set. For lesser charges, you will simply be booked and released on your own recognizance. When you have served your sentence and are given a date of your release, plan to get released between 9am and noon.
Ephraim Police Jail Visitation
In order to have visitors, inmates need to give information about each visitor to the Ephraim Police Jail in advance. This information will be entered into a log of approved visitors for the inmate that requested the visitor. Each and every visitor is required to provide acceptable photo identification. Visitors that gets to visitation or without a visiting order will not be allowed to attend visitation.
Visitation procedures can change, so we suggest that you call the official Ephraim Police Jail at 435-283-4602 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|
Before you can visit someone at the Ephraim Police Jail you must be on their approved visitation list.
Make sure to bring your up to date government issued ID or driver’s license with you to visitation or you will not be allowed to enter.
No cellphones are allowed at Ephraim Police Jail, and you will be searched before entering. Personal belongings are not allowed. 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 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 old 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 in order to send letters, photos, postcards, greeting cards and magazines to an inmate at the Ephraim Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Ephraim 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.
If you would like to send a letter to an inmate at Ephraim Police Jail, use this address:
Ephraim Police Jail
5 South Main Street
Ephraim, UT 84627-1383
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Ephraim Police Jail
5 South Main Street
Ephraim, UT 84627-1383
The Ephraim Police Jail mail policy can change, so we suggest that you check the site 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 Ephraim 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 Ephraim 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 can access court records on the website or you can call the jail directly. You have to have their 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, they will take you into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know the person’s name, and possibly an arrest date, contact the Sanpete County jail, either by phone, in person, or you can check online. An arrest is public record and this information is freely available.
Court Records are public, and are accessible by anyone. They include a case file that contains a docket and all documents and filings filed in your case. You can access the court records on the internet, or at the Sanpete County Clerk of Court in the jurisdiction where the case was filed.
Each and every state maintains a record of people’s criminal background. These state databases are all connected so you are able to track criminal histories from another state. You are able to go to the Sanpete County Courthouse and inquire, or check online. You must know which county the crime occured in, and in the event that it was in a different state, you may have to pay for a more complete search.
A criminal history search you are able to get a report detailing any arrests, charges, or convictions that may be on a person’s record for DUI, drug offenses, kidnapping, sexual offenses including rape, assault, violent crimes like assault or murder, or property crimes like theft or larceny.
Money & Commissary
The rules for sending money to inmates are always changing, so it would be best to check the Ephraim Police Jail website before you send funds to an inmate there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Ephraim 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 Ephraim Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 435-283-4602 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 Ephraim Police Jail store. You can buy several different things here, such as personal items, food, and things for writing. Keep in mind that you will probably 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 items that the inmate can purchase if they have sufficient funds in their account. These items include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, in addition to personal hygiene products such as 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 Ephraim Police Jail are with a pre-paid phone card or account, or are collect calls . Calls made in jail are generally more expensive than phone calls made outside of jail. There are certain restrictions about how often you can use the phone, but inmates must keep in mind that there are a limited number of phones, so all the inmates must share phone time. If you break the jail rules, phone calls might get reduced or eliminated altogether.
The Ephraim Police Jail phone number is: 435-283-4602
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service providers have exclusive contracts at each facility that they operate, which means that they they control how much it costs to make phone calls. The money these phone service providers make from all of the 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 Ephraim Police Jail. The rates are posted and there are at least two pricing tiers based on where the inmate is calling. The following three things 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 figuring out 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 rate and in most cases is able to offer you an inmate calling number that will save you significantly on calling your inmate. There are some circumstances where 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 these cases, the jail or prison has set their inmate calling prices so high that nobody will be able to save you money.
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