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Benoit Police Jail Information
114 West Preston Street
Benoit, MS 38725
The Benoit Police Jail is located at 114 West Preston Street in Benoit, MS and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Benoit Police Department.This site will tell you all the information about everything you might want to know about the Benoit Police Jail, such as how to find out who’s in jail at the Benoit Police Jail, the jail’s address and phone number, intake procedures and booking, court information and records, and more.
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This guide is designed to give info that you need to make going to jail a little less stressful. If you have specific questions, just ask it, and any feedback or comments that could be beneficial to others is welcome.
Benoit Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member or friend that has gone to jail and want to contact them? Do you know a family member or friend that has been arrested and you want to locate them?
To see who is in jail at the Benoit Police Jail you will need to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Benoit Police Jail Inmate Search is an online list of people who have been arrested and are in jail, which includes current status, and visiting schedule. You can also get info about anyone booked or released within the last 24 hours. Jail inmates are shown in alphabetical order by last name. You’ll be able to find their inmate information more quickly if you have their first and last name, date of birth, or inmate ID.
Benoit Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The jail intake procedure at the Benoit Police Jail includes each of the following steps:
They’ll put you in a holding cell. If the jail is busy, you will have to wait, sometimes for many hours, before you get processed.
The first step is that you have to answer some simple questions, like what is your full name, street address, date of birth and an emergency contact, and also, you will also be asked about your psychological and medical history. Next, You will be given an inmate ID number and you will get fingerprinted. Then, all personal property will be taken away from you and stored until you get released.
You will then be allowed to use the telephone so you can contact a family member, friend, or loved-on.
If you are expected to be released quickly, you might get to wear your street clothes, but if you are not expected to make bail quickly you you will be given a jail jumpsuit.
Once you are able to post bail, you will be allowed to leave jail. This process may take from 10 minutes to all day. In other words the faster bail is posted, the quicker you will be freed. How quickly you get discharged might depend on whether you’ve been given a cash bond or if a judge needs to figure out how much your bail will be. For lesser charges, you will get booked and get released without having to post bail. When you get to the end of your sentence and are given a release date, plan to get discharged anywhere between the hours of 9am and 12pm.
Benoit Police Jail Visitation
The inmate need to list each visitor’s name to the Benoit Police Jail in advance of the visit. This information will go in a log of visitors as an approved visitor. Every visitor is required to provide proof of identification. Anyone showing up late or that is not on the visitation list will be turned away.
Visitation procedures at Benoit Police Jail can change, so we suggest that you call the official Benoit Police Jail at 662-742-3751 before you try to go to visitation.
|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 an inmate at the Benoit Police Jail you must first be added to their visitation list.
Make sure to take your up to date government issued ID or valid driver’s license when you go to visit because you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No mobile phones at Benoit Police Jail, and you will be searched. No personal belongings. Anybody under must get the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent before visiting. 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 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 even magazines to an inmate at the Benoit Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Benoit 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 Benoit Police Jail:
Benoit Police Jail
114 West Preston Street
Benoit, MS 38725
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Benoit Police Jail
114 West Preston Street
Benoit, MS 38725
The Benoit Police Jail inmate mail policy is always changing, so we suggest that you check the official website 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 Benoit 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 Benoit 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 an outstanding warrant, you are able to check the arrest warrants on the Bolivar County jail website or call the court. 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 you do have an outstanding warrant, you should be prepared to get taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you have a first and last name, and their arrest date, contact the Bolivar County jail, on the phone, go there in person, or find out online. Records of arrests are in the public record and this information is accessible by the public.
Court Records are public records. They include a court case file containing a docket sheet and all of the documents filed in the case. You are able to access court records on their website, or at Clerk of Court in the jurisdiction where the case was filed.
Every state maintains a record of someone’s criminal past. These databases are all connected so you can track criminal backgrounds from any other state. You are able to go to courthouse and make an inquiry, or check online. You must know which county the crime occured in, and in the event that the crime was in a totally different state, you might have to pay a fee for a more intensive search.
When you look up someone’s criminal record you will be able to get a listing of all the arrests, charges, or convictions for any crimes they may have committed, which could include DUI or DWI, drug offenses such as possession or trafficking, kidnapping, rape or other sexual assault, violent crimes including assault, battery and murder, or theft, breaking and entering.
Money & Commissary
The process for sending funds to people in jail could change, so visit the Benoit Police Jail site when you send money to an inmate there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Benoit 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 Benoit Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 662-742-3751 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 Benoit Police Jail store. Inmates can purchase several different things here, like toiletries, snacks and writing supplies. Bear in mind that you will probably want to buy things from the commissary every day, and any infractions will get that privilege taken away from you.
The Commissary will sell an assortment of different products that the inmate can buy if they have money in their commissary account. These products include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, in addition to 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 Benoit Police Jail are collect calls or through a pre-paid phone account . Jail phone calls are generally pricier than phone calls made outside of jail. There is no limit to how often you can use the phone, but you should keep in mind that a long line can form at the phones, because everyone wants to use the phone, too. If you break the rules and are disciplined, an inmate’s phone privileges may be limited or forbidden completely.
The Benoit Police Jail phone number is: 662-742-3751
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service companies have exclusive contracts at every facility that they operate the phone services for, which means that they get to set the prices. The money these phone service providers make from all of the 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 Benoit 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 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 figuring out how to decrease 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 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 prisons or jails 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 phone call rates so high that nobody can save you money.
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