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Ashley Police Jail Information
474 West Main Street
Ashley, IL 62808
The Ashley Police Jail is located at 474 West Main Street in Ashley, IL and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Ashley Police Department.This page will tell you information about everything related to the Ashley Police Jail, like how to locate an inmate at the Ashley Police Jail, the jail’s address and phone number, intake procedures, court information and records, and much much more.
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This guide is designed to give information and tips you need to make getting locked up a little less stressful. If you have specific questions, just ask them, and also any feedback or comments that might be beneficial to other people in the same situation will be much appreciated.
Ashley Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you know someone that is locked up and want to locate them? Do you know someone that has been arrested and you need to locate them?
To look up who is in jail at the Ashley Police Jail you will need to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Ashley Police Jail Inmate List is a roster of people currently in custody, which includes current status, and visiting hours. You can also find information on anyone arrested and booked or released within the past 24 hour period. Jail inmates are shown in alphabetical order by last name. You’ll be able to find their arrest information faster if you’ve got your friend or family member’s name, date of birth, or arrest number.
Ashley Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake procedure at the Ashley Police Jail takes you through the following steps:
You will be placed in a holding cell. If the jail is busy, it will take a while to get processed.
First, you will answer some questions, such as your legal name, address, date of birth and a contact person, and also, you will also be asked about your mental and medical history. Next, You will be given an inmate ID number and your fingerprints will be taken. Then, Any property you have will get taken away from you and will be stored until you are released.
You will be allowed to use the phone so you can call a family member, friend, or loved-on.
If you are expected to be released quickly, they will let you wear your own clothes, otherwise you will be issued a jumpsuit.
Once bail has been posted, you will get discharged from jail. Getting discharged from jail may take anywhere between 30 minutes to quite a few hours. In simple terms, the quicker bail is posted, the faster you will get discharged from jail. It also depends on whether or not you’ve been given a cash bond or if a magistrate still needs to determine the amount of bail to be set. For a minor offense, you will be booked and released on your own recognizance. When you have served out your jail sentence and have a discharge date, expect to be discharged between 9am and noon.
Ashley Police Jail Visitation
In order to have visitors, inmates need to provide the name and date of birth of each visitor to the Ashley Police Jail before anyone can visit them. Your visitor’s information will be entered in the visitation log for the inmate. Each and every visitor has to provide identification. Visitors arriving late or that is not on the visitation list will not be able to attend visitation.
The Ashley Police Jail visitation procedures are always changing, so it would be wise to call the official Ashley Police Jail at 618-485-2270 before you go to the jail to visit.
|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 Ashley Police Jail you have to first be on this person’s visitation list.
Make sure to take your valid driver’s license or government issued ID with you to visitation or you will not be allowed to enter.
No mobile phones at Ashley Police Jail, and you will be searched. Personal belongings are not allowed. Persons on must get the permission of both the superintendent and their individual supervising officer before they can visit. Such visitation is not approved.
If a visitor is under the age of 18 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 a visitor is younger than 18 years of age and is not related to the inmate, the minor 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 Ashley Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Ashley 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 Ashley Police Jail, use this address:
Ashley Police Jail
474 West Main Street
Ashley, IL 62808
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Ashley Police Jail
474 West Main Street
Ashley, IL 62808
The mail policy at the Ashley Police Jail changes often, so check the site before 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 Ashley 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 Ashley 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 for your arrest, you can access arrest warrants inquiry on the Washington County jail 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 ask one of the officers. Keep in mind that if you do have an outstanding warrant, you will be taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you have a first and last name, and the date of their arrest, contact the Washington County jail, either by phone, in person, or check online. Arrest records are in the public record and this information is available to anyone.
Court Records are public records and available to anyone. These records include a case file containing a court docket and all documents and filings filed in your court case. You are able to access your court records online, or at the Washington County Clerk of Court in the jurisdiction where the case was filed.
Every state keeps a record of someone’s criminal past. These state databases are all linked and you can track criminal backgrounds from other states. You are able to go to courthouse and inquire, or you can check online. It is helpful to know the county the crime was committed in, and in the event that the crime was in a totally different state, you may have to pay for a more complete search.
When you look up someone’s criminal record you will get a listing of all the arrests, charges, or convictions for these crimes, drug crimes like possession or trafficking, kidnapping, rape or other sexual assault, violent crimes including assault, battery and murder, or breaking and entering, theft, larceny.
Money & Commissary
The rules for sending money to people in jail can change at any time, so be sure to double check the Ashley Police Jail site when send funds to someone in jail there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Ashley 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 Ashley Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 618-485-2270 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 Ashley Police Jail store. Inmates can purchase a number of things here, such as personal items, food, and things for writing. Keep in mind that you will probably want to buy things from the commissary on a daily basis, 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 enough money in their trust 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
The only phone calls that Ashley Police Jail inmates are allowed to make are with a pre-paid phone card or account, or are collect calls . Jail phone calls are generally more costly than regular phone calls. There are certain restrictions about when and how often you can use the phone, but inmates should keep in mind lots of people want to use the phone – so you have to share. If you break the jail rules, an inmate’s phone privileges could be reduced or forbidden.
Phone Number: 618-485-2270
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service providers have exclusive contracts at each 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 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 Ashley Police Jail. The rates 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 learning how to decrease your inmates phone charges can be more difficult. ArrestedResources.com keeps up to date 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 how much it costs you to call your inmate. There are some circumstances where we won’t be able to save you any money, and therefore 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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