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Attica Police Jail Information
200 Mcdonald Street
Attica, IN 47918-1410
The Attica Police Jail is located at 200 Mcdonald Street in Attica, IN and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Attica Police Department.This site tells you information about everything one might want to know about the Attica Police Jail, like how to do a jail inmate search, the jail’s phone number and address, intake procedures, court information, and much, much more.
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The purpose of this guide is to give you all the information you need to make helping a friend or family member get out of jail easier. If you have specific questions, just ask them, and please leave any comments or tips that would be a benefit to others will be appreciated.
Attica Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member or friend that has gone to jail and need to contact them? Do you know someone that’s been arrested and you need to find out what jail they’re in?
To look up who’s in jail at the Attica Police Jail you have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Attica Police Jail Inmate Roster is a list of individuals who have been arrested, which includes custody status, and schedule for visitation. You can get the same information for anyone who has been arrested or released within the past 24 hour period. Prisoners are listed in alphabetical order by their last name. You’ll be able to locate their inmate information fast if you’ve got the arrestee’s full name, birth date, or arrest number.
Attica Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The jail intake procedure at the Attica Police Jail takes you through each of these steps:
You will be placed in a holding cell. When the jail is busy, you will have to wait a while to get processed.
You must answer some basic questions, such as what is your full name, home address, birth date and an emergency contact, and they’ll also ask about your medical and mental history. Next, you will be issued an inmate ID and you will get fingerprinted. Then, Any property you have will be taken away from you and will be stored until you are released.
They will allow you to use the telephone to call a member of your family, friend, or loved one.
If you are expected to be released shortly, you might get to wear your own clothes, otherwise you you will have to wear a jail jumpsuit.
When you post bail, you will get released from jail. The discharge process may take anywhere between 15 minutes to many hours. So, the faster bail is posted, the quicker you will get let go. How quickly you get discharged might depend on if you’ve been given a cash bond or if the magistrate still needs to decide on the bail amount. For lesser charges, you will get booked and released on your own recognizance. If you have served a sentence in jail and are given a discharge date, you should plan to be released between 9am and noon.
Attica Police Jail Visitation
In order to have visitors, inmates have to give the name and date of birth of each visitor to the Attica Police Jail in advance of the visit. Your visitors will be put into a log of approved visitors as an approved visitor. All visitors is required to provide identification. Visitors showing up late or that does not have a visting order will be turned away.
Visitation procedures at Attica Police Jail are always changing, so we suggest that you call the official Attica Police Jail at 765-762-2449 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 someone at the Attica Police Jail you have to be added to the inmate’s approved visitation list.
Be sure to take your up to date government issued ID or valid driver’s license when you go to visitation because you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No phones at Attica Police Jail, and you will be searched. Personal belongings are not allowed. Persons currently on must get the permission of both the superintendent and their individual supervising officer before visiting. This kind of visitation is not 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 under the age of 18 and is not a family member of the inmate, this 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 Attica Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Attica 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 address that you should use if you are sending a letter to an inmate at the Attica Police Jail is:
Attica Police Jail
200 Mcdonald Street
Attica, IN 47918-1410
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Attica Police Jail
200 Mcdonald Street
Attica, IN 47918-1410
The mail policy at the Attica Police Jail is always changing, so we suggest that you double check the the Attica Police Jail website before 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 Attica 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 Attica 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 think you might have an outstanding warrant, you can check the arrest warrants inquiry on the Fountain County court website or you are able to call the jail. You have to have their first and last name. You can also go to the local jail and inquire at the information desk. You should be clear that if there is an arrest warrant out for you, they will take you into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know the person’s name, and their arrest date, contact the Fountain County jail, on the phone, in person, or you can check online. Arrest records are a matter of public record and this information is freely available.
Court Records are public, and are accessible by anyone. Court Records include a court case file containing a docket and any of the documents and filings filed in the court case. You can access court records on their website, or at the clerk’s office of the court in the jurisdiction where the case was filed.
Every state keeps a record of people’s criminal history. These state databases are linked together and you can track criminal backgrounds from any other state. You are able to go to the Fountain County Courthouse and check in person, or check online. You must know which county the crime occured in, and if the crime was in a different state entirely, you may have to pay for a more complete search.
When you look up someone’s criminal record you will get a report detailing any arrests, charges, or convictions that may be on a person’s record for the following crimes, drug crimes like possession or trafficking, kidnapping, sexual offenses including rape, assault, violent crimes, or theft, breaking and entering.
Money & Commissary
The rules for sending money to inmates at the Attica Police Jail is likely to change, so be sure to double check the Attica Police Jail website before you send any funds.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Attica 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 Attica Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 765-762-2449 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 Attica Police Jail store. You can purchase several different things here, like personal items, food, and things for writing. Remember that you will most likely need to buy things from the commissary daily, 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 commissary account. These products 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 Attica Police Jail are with a pre-paid phone card or account, or are collect calls . Calls made in jail are generally more costly than phone calls made at home. There are certain restrictions about 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 rules, an inmate’s phone privileges might get cut back or cut altogether.
The Attica Police Jail phone number is: 765-762-2449
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service companies have a monopoly at each facility that they operate, which means that they they control the prices. The profits off of 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 Attica Police Jail. The rates 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 a lot of money 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 these cases, the jail or prison has set their phone call rates in a way that nobody can save you money.
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