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Chinle Police Jail Information
Bureau Of Indian Affairs 7
Chinle, AZ 86503
The Chinle Police Jail is located at Bureau Of Indian Affairs 7 in Chinle, AZ and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Chinle Police Department.This guide will tell you info about everything one might want to know about the Chinle Police Jail, such as how to locate an inmate, the jail’s address and phone number, intake procedures, court information and records, and more.
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This guide is meant to give you all the info that you’ll need to make going to jail a little less stressful. If you have a specific question, please feel free to ask it, and also any tips or comments that would be beneficial to others would be appreciated.
Chinle Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member or friend that is incarcerated and need to locate them? Do you know a friend or family member who’s been arrested and you want to find out where they are?
To find out who’s in jail at the Chinle Police Jail you have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Chinle Police Jail Inmate Locator is a roster of people currently in custody, which includes custody status, and visiting schedule. You can get information on anyone booked or released within the past 24 hour period. Jail inmates are listed alphabetically by last name. You will be able to get the information faster if you have their first and last name, birth date, or arrest number.
Chinle Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The jail intake procedure at the Chinle Police Jail is made up of the following steps:
You will be placed in a waiting area or cell. When the jail is busy, you may not be processed immediately.
The first step is that you will answer a number of questions, such as your legal name, home address, date of birth and an emergency contact, and they’ll also ask about your mental and medical history. Next, you will be issued an inmate ID and you will get fingerprinted. Then, all personal property will be taken away from you and stored until you get released from jail.
They will allow you to use the telephone in order to call a family member, friend, or loved-on.
If they expect that you will make bail and be released quickly, you might be able to wear your own clothes, otherwise you you will have to change into a jail jumpsuit.
Once bail has been posted, you will be allowed to leave jail. The discharge process can take between 10 minutes to all day long. In simple terms, the quicker you post bail, the faster you can get released from jail. Also, how fast you get released might depend on if you have a bond amount or if the judge must decide on your bail amount. For lesser charges, you will get booked and get released without having to post bail. When you have completed your jail sentence and have a release date, plan to be released in the morning.
Chinle Police Jail Visitation
In order to have visitors, inmates need to give each visitor’s name to the Chinle Police Jail before anyone can visit them. Your visitor’s information will be entered in a log of visitors as an authorized visitor. Each visitor is required to provide proof of identification. Visitors arriving late or without a visiting order will not be allowed to visit the inmate.
Visitation procedures can change, so it would be wise to call the facility at 928-674-2111 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|
Before you can visit an inmate at the Chinle Police Jail you must first be on this person’s visitation list.
Be sure to bring your up to date government issued ID or driver’s license when you go to visitation because you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No cellphones at Chinle Police Jail, and you will be searched. Personal belongings are not allowed. Persons parole, probation, or other corrections supervision must obtain the permission of both the superintendent and their individual supervising officer before they can visit. This kind of visitation is not going to be approved.
If the 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 younger than 18 years of age 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 about sending letters, photos, postcards, greeting cards and even magazines to an inmate at the Chinle Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Chinle 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 an inmate at Chinle Police Jail:
Chinle Police Jail
Bureau Of Indian Affairs 7
Chinle, AZ 86503
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Chinle Police Jail
Bureau Of Indian Affairs 7
Chinle, AZ 86503
The mail policy at the Chinle Police Jail changes often, so it would be best to double check the site when 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 Chinle 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 Chinle 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 access arrest warrants on the website or you can call the jail directly. This requires a first and last name. Or, you can just go the jail in person and ask one of the officers. You should know that if there is an arrest warrant out for you, you should be prepared to get taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you have a first and last name, and possibly an arrest date, contact the Apache County jail, either by phone, in person, or find out online. Records of arrests are in the public record and these records are accessible to anyone.
Court Records are public, and are accessible by anyone. Court Records include a case file that includes a docket and any of the documents filed in the case. You can access your court records on their website, or at Clerk of Court where the case was filed.
Every state maintains records of someone’s criminal background. These online databases are all linked and you can track criminal backgrounds from any other state. Go to county courthouse and make an inquiry, or check online. It is helpful to know the county the crime was committed in, and if the crime was in a different state, you might have to pay a fee for a more comprehensive search.
When you look up a person’s crminal records you are able to find out if someone has been arrested, charged, or convicted for DUI, drug Possession of drug trafficking, kidnapping, sex offenses which could include rape, and sexual assault, violent crimes including assault, battery and murder, or property crimes like theft or larceny.
Money & Commissary
The rules for sending money to Chinle Police Jail inmates might change, so be sure to visit the Chinle Police Jail site before you send any funds.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Chinle 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 Chinle Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 928-674-2111 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 Chinle Police Jail store. Inmates can buy a number of things here, like personal items, food, and things for writing. Keep in mind that you will probably need to use the commissary daily, and any infractions will cause you to lose commissary privileges.
The Commissary will sell an assortment of different items that inmates can buy if they have enough money in their account. These products include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, as well as 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 Chinle Police Jail are made through a jail approved pre-paid phone account or phone card . Jail phone calls are usually more costly than phone calls made outside of jail. There are certain restrictions about when you can make phone calls, how long you can talk, and how often you can make calls, but bear 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 may be limited or forbidden.
Phone Number: 928-674-2111
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service providers have exclusive contracts at each facility that they operate, which means that they get to set the prices. The profits 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 Chinle 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 state prisons and local jails figuring out how to lower 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 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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