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Salmon Police Jail Information
200 Main Street
Salmon, ID 83467-4111
The Salmon Police Jail is located at 200 Main Street in Salmon, ID and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Salmon Police Department.This guide tells you all the information about everything one might want to know about the Salmon Police Jail, such as how to locate an inmate, the jail’s phone number and address, intake procedures and booking, court information and records, and much much more.
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The purpose of this guide is to offer information that you’ll need to make getting locked up a lot easier. If you have specific questions, feel free to ask it, and please leave any comments or feedback that might be a benefit to others will be appreciated.
Salmon Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you know someone that has gone to jail and want to contact them? Do you know a family member or friend who has been arrested and you need to find out where they are?
In order to look up who is in jail at the Salmon Police Jail you need to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Salmon Police Jail Inmate Locator has information about people who have been arrested and are in custody, which includes current status, and schedule for visitation. Also, you can find the same information about anybody arrested and booked or released within the past 24 hour period. Jail inmates are listed alphabetically by last name. You can get their inmate information more quickly if you have your friend or family member’s name, birth date, or arrest number.
Salmon Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake procedure at the Salmon Police Jail takes you through each of the following steps:
You will get put in a holding cell. If the jail is really busy, you will have to wait, sometimes for many hours, before you get processed.
The first thing you will have to to is you will answer some basic questions, like what is your legal name, street address, birth date and an emergency contact person, and you will also be asked about your medical and psychological history. Next, You will be given an inmate number and you will get fingerprinted. Then, all of your personal property will be taken away from you and stored until you are released.
You will be allowed to use the phone in order to contact a family member, friend, or loved-on.
If they expect that you will make bail and be released quickly, you will be allowed to keep wearing your own clothes, if not you will be issued a jumpsuit.
When you finally post bail, you will get released from jail. This process may take between 30 minutes to hours or even all day long. In simple terms, the faster bail is posted, the faster you will get released. How quickly you get discharged will depend on whether or not you have a cash bond or if a judge still needs to decide on your bail amount. For a minor offense, 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 know the discharge date, you should expect to be discharged anywhere between the hours of 9am and 12pm.
Salmon Police Jail Visitation
To have visitors, you need to list each visitor’s full name to the Salmon Police Jail in advance of the visit. Your visitor’s names will go into the visitors log as an authorized visitor. Each visitor has to provide a photo ID when visiting. Any visitors arriving late or that is not on the visitation list will be turned away.
Jail visitation policies can change, so make sure that you call the facility at 208-756-3214 before go to the jail 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|
In order to visit someone at the Salmon Police Jail you have to have your name on this person’s approved visitation list.
Make sure to take your valid driver’s license or government issued ID when you go to visit or you will not be allowed to enter.
No phones are allowed at Salmon Police Jail, and you will be searched before visiting. No personal belongings. Anyone probation, parole, or other community corrections supervision must get the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent before visiting. This kind of visitation is not going to be approved.
If a visitor is under the age of 18 is related to 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 under the age of 18 and is not related to the inmate, this 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 Salmon Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Salmon 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 Salmon Police Jail:
Salmon Police Jail
200 Main Street
Salmon, ID 83467-4111
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Salmon Police Jail
200 Main Street
Salmon, ID 83467-4111
The inmate mail policy at the Salmon Police Jail changes, so it would be best to review the official Salmon Police Jail site when you send a letter.
Sending Other Things to an Inmate
There are strict procedures that you must follow to send anything to an inmate at the Salmon 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 Salmon 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 on the Lemhi County jail website or call the court. This requires a first and last name. Or, you can just go down to the jail and ask them. You should be clear that there is an outstanding warrant for your arrest, you will be taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know the person’s name, and their arrest date, contact the jail, by phone, go there in person, or find out online. Arrest records are in the public record and this information is accessible to anyone.
Court Records are considered public records, so they are accessible to anyone who requests them. They include a court case file that contains a docket sheet and all filings and documents filed in the court case. You can access the court records online, or at the clerk’s office of the court where the case was filed.
Each state maintains records of their state citizen’s criminal background. These state databases are connected so you are able to track criminal convictions from any other state. You are able to go to the Lemhi County Courthouse and inquire, or check the website. It helps to know the county, and if the crime was in a different state, you might have to pay for a more comprehensive search.
A criminal history search you can find out if someone has been arrested, charged, or convicted for any of the following crimes, drug offenses such as possession or trafficking, kidnapping, sexual offenses including rape, assault, violent crimes, or theft.
Money & Commissary
The rules for sending money to someone in jail change frequently, so be sure to check the Salmon Police Jail site before send funds to someone in jail there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Salmon 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 Salmon Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 208-756-3214 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 Salmon Police Jail store. You can buy a number of things here, such as toiletries, snacks and writing supplies. Keep in mind that you will probably need to use the commissary every day, and any infractions will get that privilege taken away from you.
The Commissary will sell an assortment of different items that the inmate can purchase if they have enough money in their trust account. These products include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, as well as 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
Phone calls that inmates are allowed to make from the Salmon Police Jail are made through a jail approved pre-paid phone account or phone card . Jail phone calls are usually more expensive than regular phone calls. Phone calls are restricted on how often you can use the phone, but you should 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, an inmate’s phone privileges may be limited or eliminated altogether.
Phone Number: 208-756-3214
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service providers have a monopoly at every 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 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 Salmon Police Jail. The prices are posted and there are at least two pricing tiers based on where the inmate is calling. The following three factors 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 the other correctional facilities like state prisons, and local and county jails finding 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. There are some circumstances where we won’t be able to save you money on your inmate calls, and in these cases we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In cases like this, the facility has set their phone rates so high that nobody can save you money.
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