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Albany Police Jail Information
206 North Water Street
Albany, WI 53502
The Albany Police Jail is located at 206 North Water Street in Albany, WI and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Albany Police Department.This site will tell you all the information about anything you might need to know about the Albany Police Jail, such as how to find out who’s in jail at the Albany Police Jail, the jail’s address and phone number, intake procedures and booking, how to find your court records, and more.
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This guide is designed to offer information and tips you need to make helping someone get out of jail a lot easier. If you have a question, please feel free to ask it in the comment section below, and please leave any tips or comments that would help others is much appreciated.
Albany Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member, loved one, or friend that is incarcerated and want to contact them? Do you know someone that has been arrested and you need to find out what jail they’re in?
To search who’s in jail at the Albany Police Jail you have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Albany Police Jail Inmate Roster is a roster of people who were arrested and are now in jail, which includes status, and times you can visit. Also, you can get the same information for anybody arrested and processed or discharged within the last 24 hours. Jail inmates are listed in alphabetical order by their last name. You will be able to locate the information quicker if you’ve got the arrestee’s first and last name, birth date, or inmate ID Number.
Albany Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The jail intake process at the Albany Police Jail is made up of each of the following steps:
You will get put in a holding cell. When the jail is busy, it will take a while to get processed.
The first thing you will have to to is you must answer a bunch of questions, like what is your legal name, your address, birthdate and contact person, and they’ll also ask you about your medical and psychological history. Next, you’ll be given an inmate ID number and you will get fingerprinted. Then, all personal property will get taken away from you and stored until you get discharged from jail.
You will be allowed to make a telephone call so you can talk to a family member, friend, or loved-on.
If you are expected to be released quickly, you might get to keep wearing your own clothes, if not you you will have to wear a jail uniform.
When you finally post bail, you will be allowed to go home after you get discharged. Getting discharged from jail can take from 30 minutes to hours or even all day long. In other words the quicker you post bail, the quicker you will get discharged. It also depends on if you’ve been given a cash bond amount or if a magistrate still needs to determine the bail amount. For a minor offense, you will 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 date of your release, you should plan to be released at any time that day – but usually in the morning.
Albany Police Jail Visitation
In order to have visitors, inmates need to give each visitor’s name to the Albany Police Jail before anyone can visit them. This information will go into a log of visitors as an authorized visitor. All visitors has to provide proof of identification. Visitors showing up late or without a visiting order will not be able to attend visitation.
The Albany Police Jail visitation procedures change often, so it would be wise to call the jail at 608-862-3255 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|
To visit an inmate at the Albany Police Jail you have to first be added to this person’s visitation list.
Be sure to bring your valid driver’s license or government issued ID when you go to visit because you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No phones are allowed at Albany Police Jail, and you will be searched before visiting. Personal belongings are not allowed. Anybody probation, parole, or other community corrections supervision must obtain the permission of both the superintendent and their individual supervising officer prior to a visit. This kind of visitation is not 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 the visitor is younger than 18 years old 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 in order to send letters, photos, postcards, greeting cards and magazines to an inmate at the Albany Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Albany 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 Albany Police Jail:
Albany Police Jail
206 North Water Street
Albany, WI 53502
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Albany Police Jail
206 North Water Street
Albany, WI 53502
The mail policy at the Albany Police Jail changes frequently, so you should visit the the Albany Police Jail website before you send a letter to an inmate.
Sending Other Things to an Inmate
There are strict procedures that you must follow to send anything to an inmate at the Albany 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 Albany 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 a warrant out for your arrest, you can find out by checking the court records on the website or you can call the court directly. You have to have the person’s first and last name. You can also go to the local jail and ask the officer in charge. Keep in mind that if you do have an outstanding warrant, they will take you into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know a person’s name, as well as the date of their arrest, contact the Green County jail, either by phone, go there in person, or look online. Records of arrests are public record and this information is available to anyone.
Court Records are public records and available to anyone. These records include a case file that contains a court docket and any of the filings and documents filed in your case. You are able to access court records on their website, or at the Green County Clerk of Court where the case was filed.
Each state maintains a record of their state citizen’s criminal past. These databases are linked together and you can track criminal backgrounds from another state. Go to 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 it was in a completely different state, you may have to pay for a more complete search.
A search of someone’s criminal history you will be able to find out if someone has been arrested, charged, or convicted for driving under the influence (DUI), drug Possession, kidnapping, rape or other sexual assault, violent crimes including assault, battery and murder, or theft.
Money & Commissary
The procedure to send money to someone in jail at the Albany Police Jail is likely to change, so it would be best to check the Albany Police Jail site before you send any funds.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Albany 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 Albany Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 608-862-3255 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 Albany Police Jail store. Inmates can buy a number of things here, such as personal items, food, and things for writing. Bear in mind that you will most likely want to buy things from the commissary on a daily basis, and any infractions will get that privilege taken away from you.
The Commissary will sell a selection of different products that inmates can purchase if they have enough money 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
Phone calls that inmates are allowed to make from the Albany Police Jail are collect calls or through a pre-paid phone account . Jail phone calls are generally pricier than phone calls made at home. There are certain restrictions about when and how often you can use the phone, but inmates must 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, phone privileges could be reduced or totally denied.
Phone Number: 608-862-3255
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service companies have a monopoly at every facility that they operate, which means that they get to set the prices. The money these phone service providers make from all of the phone calls that inmates make 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 Albany Police Jail. The rates are posted and there are at least two types of prices 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 state prisons and local jails learning how to decrease your inmates phone charges can be more difficult. ArrestedResources.com is an expert in keeping up 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. In some cases, we won’t be able to save you any money, and in these cases we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In cases like this, the jail or prison has set their calling prices so high that nobody can save you money.
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