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Morton Police Jail Information
260 Main Avenue
Morton, WA 98356
Phone Number: 360-496-6636
The Morton Police Jail is located at 260 Main Avenue in Morton, WA and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Morton Police Department.This site tells you information about anything you might need to know about the Morton Police Jail, like how to find out who’s in jail at the Morton Police Jail, the jail’s address and phone number, booking and intake procedures, how to find your court records, and more.
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This guide is designed to give information and advice you need to make helping a friend or family member get out of jail less stressfull. If you have a question, just ask them, and any comments or feedback that might be a benefit to other people in the same situation is welcome.
Morton Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member, loved one, or friend that is in jail and want to find them? Do you know a family member or friend that has been arrested and you want to locate them?
To search who’s in jail at the Morton Police Jail you have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Morton Police Jail Inmate Lookup is an online list of individuals who have been arrested and are in custody, including current status, and visiting schedule. Also, you can find info on anyone processed or released within the past 24 hour period. Prisoners are shown in alphabetical order by last name. You will be able to locate their inmate information more quickly if you enter the arrestee’s first and last name, date of birth, or arrest number.
Morton Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake process at the Morton Police Jail takes you through these steps:
They’ll put you in a holding cell. If the jail is busy, you may not be processed immediately.
First you must answer some simple questions, like what is your legal name, street address, birthdate and a contact person, and they’ll also ask about your medical and mental history. Next, you’ll be given an inmate ID number and you will be fingerprinted. Then, all personal property will get taken away from you and will be stored until you are released.
They will let you make a phone call so you can talk to a member of your family, friend, or somebody else who can help you get out.
If you are expected to be released shortly, you might get to skip the jumpsuit and keep wearing your own clothes, otherwise you you will have to wear a jail uniform.
When you pay your bail, you will get released from jail. The discharge process can take between 15 minutes to hours or even all day long. In other words the faster you can post bail, the sooner you will get out of jail. Also, it can depend on if you’ve got a cash bond amount or if the judge must decide on your bail amount. For a minor offense, you will get booked and then released on your recognizance without having to pay bail. When you get to the end of your sentence and have a release date, you should expect to get released at any time that day – but usually in the morning.
Morton Police Jail Visitation
In order to have visitors, inmates must provide information about each visitor to the Morton Police Jail in advance of any visit. This information will be put into the visitors log as an Authorized visit. Each visitor will be required to provide acceptable photo identification. Anyone that arrives for visitation late or that does not have a visting order will not be able to attend visitation.
Visitation procedures at Morton Police Jail can change, so it would be wise to call the jail at 360-496-6636 before you 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|
To visit someone at the Morton Police Jail you have to first have your name on the inmate’s visitation list.
Make sure to bring your valid driver’s license or government issued ID when you go to visit or you will not be allowed to enter.
No cellphones at Morton Police Jail, and you will be searched before entering. No personal belongings. Persons probation, parole, or other community corrections supervision must get the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent 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 must 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 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 Morton Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Morton 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.
If you would like to send a letter to an inmate at Morton Police Jail, use this address:
Morton Police Jail
260 Main Avenue
Morton, WA 98356
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Morton Police Jail
260 Main Avenue
Morton, WA 98356
The Morton Police Jail mail policy can change, so it would be best to double check the official Morton Police Jail site 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 Morton 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 Morton 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 have an outstanding warrant for your arrest, you are able to check the arrest warrants on the Lewis County jail website or you can call the jail directly. You have to have their first and last name. Or, you can just go the jail in person and ask them. Bear in mind that if you do have an outstanding warrant, they will take you into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you have a first and last name, and their arrest date, contact the jail, either by phone, go there in person, or look online. An arrest is in the public record and this is available to anyone.
Court Records are public records and available to anyone. Court Records include a court case file containing a docket sheet and any documents and filings filed in the court case. You are able to access court records on their website, or at the clerk’s office of the court in the county where the case was filed.
Each state keeps a record of people’s criminal history. These state databases are linked together so you can track criminal backgrounds from other states. You can go to the Lewis County Courthouse and inquire, or check online. It helps to know the county, and if the crime was in a completely different state, you may have to pay for a more comprehensive search.
When you look up someone’s criminal record you will be able to find out if someone has been arrested, charged, or convicted for driving under the influence (DUI), drug crimes like possession or trafficking, kidnapping, rape or other sexual assault, violent crimes including assault, battery and murder, or theft.
Money & Commissary
The process for sending money to someone in jail at the Morton Police Jail can change at any time, so it would be best to review the Morton Police Jail site before you send any money.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Morton 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 Morton Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 360-496-6636 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 Morton Police Jail store. You can buy several different things here, like personal items, food, and things for writing. Remember that you will probably need 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 the inmate can purchase if they have money in their trust account. These items include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, in addition to hygiene products like 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 Morton Police Jail are with a pre-paid phone card or account, or are collect calls . Jail phone calls are generally pricier than regular phone calls. There are certain restrictions about when you can make phone calls, how long you can talk, and how often you can make calls, but inmates must 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 could be reduced or eliminated completely, as part of the punishment.
Phone Number: 360-496-6636
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service companies have exclusive contracts at every facility that they are the exclusive phone provider for, which means that they get to set 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 Morton 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 the other correctional facilities like state prisons, and local and county jails figuring out 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 rate and in most cases is able to offer you an inmate calling number that will save you a lot of money on inmate phone calls. In some cases, we won’t 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 inmate calling prices in a way that nobody can save you money.
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