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Adams Police Jail Information
105 North Main Street
Adams, WI 53910
The Adams Police Jail is located at 105 North Main Street in Adams, WI and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Adams Police Department.This page tells you information about everything you might want to know about the Adams Police Jail, like how to find an inmate at the Adams Police Jail, the jail’s address and phone number, intake procedures, how to find Adams County court records, and everything else.
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This guide is meant to give information and tips that you’ll need to make the process easier. If you have specific questions, please feel free to ask them, and also any feedback or comments that could be a benefit to others is much appreciated.
Adams Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member, loved one, or friend that has gone to jail and need to contact them? Do you know someone who has been arrested and you want to find out where they are?
In order to look up who’s in jail at the Adams Police Jail you should use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Adams Police Jail Inmate Lookup has information about people who have been arrested and are in custody, including custody status, and visiting schedule. You can get the same information about anyone arrested and processed or released in the last 24 hours. Jail inmates are listed in alphabetical order by their last name. You will be able to locate their arrest information more quickly if you’ve got the arrestee’s full name, date of birth, or arrest number.
Adams Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The jail intake procedure at the Adams Police Jail is made up of each of these steps:
You will get put in a holding cell. If the jail is busy, you may not be processed immediately.
The first step is that you will have to answer some questions, such as what is your full legal name, address, date of birth and contact person, and you will also be asked about your medical and mental history. Next, You will be given an inmate ID and your fingerprints will be taken. Then, all personal property will be taken from you and stored until you are discharged.
They will let you use the telephone so you can call a family member, friend, or loved-on.
If you think you will get released quickly, you might get to wear your street clothes, if not you you will have to wear a jail uniform.
Once you are able to post bail, you will get discharged from jail. The discharge process takes anywhere between 15 minutes to all day long. In simple terms, the quicker bail is posted, the quicker you will get discharged. How quickly you get discharged will depend on if you’ve been given a bond amount or if a judge must determine your bail amount. For a minor charge, you will get booked and released on your own recognizance. If you have served a sentence in jail and are given a date of your release, you should expect to be released that morning.
Adams Police Jail Visitation
Inmates have to list each visitor’s name to the Adams Police Jail in advance of any visit. Your visitors will be put in a log of visitors for the inmate that requested the visitor. Each and every visitor must provide identification. Visitors that gets to visitation or without a visiting order will not be allowed to visit the inmate.
Jail visitation policies can change, so it would be wise to call the official Adams Police Jail at 608-339-6839 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|
To visit someone at the Adams Police Jail you must first be on their visitation list.
Be sure to take your valid driver’s license or government issued ID with you to visitation or you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No cellphones are allowed at Adams Police Jail, and you will be searched before visiting. No personal belongings. Persons currently on must obtain the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent before visiting. This kind of visitation is not going to be approved.
If the 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 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 Adams Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Adams 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 Adams Police Jail:
Adams Police Jail
105 North Main Street
Adams, WI 53910
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Adams Police Jail
105 North Main Street
Adams, WI 53910
The mail policy at the Adams Police Jail can change, so it would be best to visit the the Adams 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 Adams 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 Adams 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 check the arrest warrants inquiry online or call the court directly. This requires a first and last name. You can also go to the local jail and ask them. You should be clear that there is an outstanding warrant for your arrest, you should be prepared to get taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know the person’s first and last name, and possibly an arrest date, contact the jail, on the phone, in person, or you can check online. An arrest is in the public record and this is available to anyone.
Court Records are public records and available to anyone. These records include a court case file containing a docket sheet and any filings and documents filed in your court case. You can access the court records via the internet service ‘Public Access to Court Electronic Records’, or at the clerk’s office of the court in the jurisdiction where the case was filed.
Every state maintains records of people’s criminal past. These databases are all linked so you can track criminal histories from any other state. You can go to the Adams County Courthouse and make an inquiry, or check online. You must know which county the crime occured in, and if it was in a different state, you might have to pay 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 the following crimes, drug Possession, kidnapping, rape or other sexual assault, violent crimes like assault or murder, or breaking and entering, theft, larceny.
Money & Commissary
The process for sending money to people in jail are always changing, so it would be best to review the Adams Police Jail site when you send any funds.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Adams 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 Adams Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 608-339-6839 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 Adams Police Jail store. Inmates can purchase different things here, like personal items, food, and things for writing. Bear in mind that you will most likely want to buy things from the commissary every day, and any infractions will get that privilege taken away from you.
The Commissary will sell an assortment of different products that the inmate can purchase if they have enough money in their 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
The only phone calls that Adams Police Jail inmates are allowed to make are made through a jail approved pre-paid phone account or phone card . Phone calls made in jail are typically more costly than phone calls made at home. There is no limit to when you can make phone calls, how long you can talk, and how often you can make calls, but bear in mind that there are a limited number of phones, so all the inmates must share phone time. If you break the rules, phone calls might get cut back or forbidden completely.
Phone Number: 608-339-6839
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service companies have a monopoly at every facility that they operate the phone services for, which means that they they control the prices. The money these phone service providers make from 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 Adams Police Jail. The rates are posted and there are at least two different prices based on where the inmate is calling. The following 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 finding out how to decrease your inmates phone charges is 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 calling your inmate. There are some prisons or jails where we won’t be able to save you money on your inmate calls, and in these cases we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In these cases, the jail has set their inmate calling prices so high that nobody will be able to save you money.
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