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Avinger Police Jail Information
6 North Main Street
Avinger, TX 75630-3010
The Avinger Police Jail is located at 6 North Main Street in Avinger, TX and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Avinger Police Department.This guide tells you information about anything one might want to know about the Avinger Police Jail, such as how to do a jail inmate search, the jail’s phone number and address, intake procedures, how to find Cass County court records, and much much more.
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This guide is meant to offer information and advice you need to make going to jail a lot easier. If you have specific questions, just ask them, and please leave any comments or tips that could be beneficial to other people in the same situation would be appreciated.
Avinger Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member or friend that is locked up and need to contact them? Do you know a friend or family member that’s been arrested and you don’t know how to find out what jail they’re in?
In order to see who’s in jail at the Avinger Police Jail you will have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Avinger Police Jail Inmate Roster is a roster of individuals who have been arrested, including custody status, and times the inmate can have visitors. You can get info about anybody who has been arrested or discharged in the last 24 hours. Inmates are listed alphabetically by last name. You’ll be able to find the information fast if you enter their first and last name, date of birth, or inmate ID Number.
Avinger Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake process at the Avinger Police Jail takes you through each of the following steps:
You will be placed in a holding cell. If there are a lot of arrests, you may not be processed immediately.
First you will answer some basic questions, such as your full name, address, birth date and an emergency contact person, and they’ll also ask about your mental and medical history. Next, you will be issued an inmate ID and you will be fingerprinted. Then, all personal property will get taken away from you and stored until you get released from jail.
They will let you make a telephone call so you can contact family, friends, or loved one.
If you are expected to be released shortly, you might be able to wear your own clothes, otherwise you will be issued a jail uniform – the jumpsuit.
Once bail has been posted, you will be allowed to leave jail. Getting discharged from jail will take anywhere between 30 minutes to quite a few hours. In other words the quicker you post bail, the quicker you can get out of jail. Also, how fast you get released might depend on if you’ve got a bond amount or if a judge has to decide on your bail amount. For lesser charges, you will simply be booked and then released on your recognizance without having to pay bail. When you get to the end of your sentence and are given a date of your release, expect to be released between 9am and noon.
Avinger Police Jail Visitation
To have visitors, you must list each visitor’s full name to the Avinger Police Jail before anyone can visit them. Your visitor’s names will go into a log of visitors for the requesting inmate. Each and every visitor is required to provide acceptable photo identification when visiting an inmate. Any visitors arriving late or that is not an approved visitor will not be allowed to attend visitation.
Visitation procedures at Avinger Police Jail can change, so call the facility at 903-562-1311 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 Avinger Police Jail you have to first be added to the inmate’s visitation list.
Make sure to bring your up to date government issued ID or driver’s license when you go to visitation because you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No phones are allowed at Avinger Police Jail, and you will be searched. No personal belongings. Anyone parole, probation, or other corrections supervision must get the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent prior to a visit. Such visitation 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 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 old 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 magazines to an inmate at the Avinger Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Avinger 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 Avinger Police Jail:
Avinger Police Jail
6 North Main Street
Avinger, TX 75630-3010
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Avinger Police Jail
6 North Main Street
Avinger, TX 75630-3010
The inmate mail policy at the Avinger Police Jail changes frequently, so we suggest that you double check the official Avinger Police Jail site 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 Avinger 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 Avinger 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 for your arrest, you can find out by checking the arrest warrants online or you can call the jail. You have to have their first and last name. Or, you can just go down to the jail and ask one of the officers. You should know that if you do have an outstanding warrant, you will be taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know a person’s name, and the date of their arrest, contact the Cass County jail, on the phone, in person, or find out online. An arrest is in the public record and this information is available to anyone.
Court Records are considered public records, so they are accessible to anyone who requests them. They include a case file containing a docket and all documents and filings filed in the court case. You can access the court records on the internet, or at the clerk’s office of the court in the jurisdiction where the case was filed.
Every state keeps a record of their state citizen’s criminal background. These state databases are all connected and you can track criminal histories from any other state. Go to the Cass County Courthouse and make an inquiry, or you can check online. It helps to know which county the crime occurred in, and in the event that the crime was in a completely different state, you may have to pay for a more complete search.
A search of someone’s criminal history you are able to get a report detailing any arrests, charges, or convictions that may be on a person’s record for any of the following crimes, drug Possession, kidnapping, rape or other sexual assault, violent crimes like assault or murder, or theft, breaking and entering.
Money & Commissary
The rules for sending funds to people in jail change frequently, so we suggest that you visit the Avinger Police Jail site when you send money to an inmate there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Avinger 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 Avinger Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 903-562-1311 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 Avinger Police Jail store. An inmate can purchase several different things here, such as toiletries, snacks and writing supplies. Keep in mind that you will most likely need to buy things from 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 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 Avinger Police Jail are with a pre-paid phone card or account, or are collect calls . Phone calls made in jail are a lot more costly than phone calls made at home. There are certain restrictions about when and how often you can use the phone, but you should keep in mind lots of people want to use the phone – so you have to share. If you are under any sort of disciplinary procedure, an inmate’s ability to use the phone could be reduced or forbidden.
Phone Number: 903-562-1311
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 they control the prices. The profits 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 Avinger Police Jail. The prices are posted and there are at least two pricing tiers based on where the inmate is calling. These 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 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 significantly on how much it costs you to call your inmate. In some cases, we will not be able to save you any money, and therefore we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In these cases, the jail has set their phone call rates in a way that nobody can save you money.
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