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Allen Police Jail Information
205 West Mcdermott Drive
Allen, TX 75013-2749
The Allen Police Jail is located at 205 West Mcdermott Drive in Allen, TX and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Allen Police Department.This site tells you information about anything related to the Allen Police Jail, such as how to locate an inmate at the Allen Police Jail, the jail’s address and phone number, intake procedures, court information and records, and everything else.
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This guide is meant to give you advice and information that you need to make helping a friend or family member get out of jail easier. If you have specific questions, feel free to ask it in the comment section below, and also any tips or comments that might help other people in the same situation would be much appreciated.
Allen Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member, loved one, or friend in jail and want to find them? Do you know a friend or family member who has been arrested and you need to locate them?
In order to search who is in jail at the Allen Police Jail you should use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Allen Police Jail Inmate List is an online list of people who have been arrested and are in jail, which includes current status, and visiting hours. Also, you can get information for anybody arrested and processed or released in the past 24 hours. Inmates are listed alphabetically by last name. You’ll be able to locate their arrest information quicker if you have their full name, date of birth, or inmate ID.
Allen Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake procedure at the Allen Police Jail includes each of these steps:
They’ll put you in a holding cell. When the jail is busy, it will take a while to get processed.
You have to answer a bunch of questions, like your full legal name, home address, date of birth and an emergency contact person, and also, you will also be asked about your medical and mental history. Next, you’ll be given an inmate ID number and your fingerprints will be taken. Then, Any property you have will be taken away from you and stored until you get released.
You will get to make a phone call so you can contact a family member, friend, or loved-on.
If you are expected to be released quickly, you will be allowed to keep wearing street clothes, if not you you will be given a jail jumpsuit.
When you finally post bail, you will get released from jail. This process takes anywhere from 30 minutes to many hours. So, the faster bail is posted, the faster you will get out of jail. How quickly you get discharged can depend on whether or not you’ve got a cash bond amount or if the judge needs to determine how much to set your bail at. For a minor offense, you will get booked and then released on your recognizance without having to pay bail. When you have served your sentence and know the discharge date, you should plan to be discharged that morning.
Allen Police Jail Visitation
The inmate have to give each visitor’s full name to the Allen Police Jail before you can visit. Your visitor’s information will be put into a Visiting log as an authorized visitor. Each and every visitor will be required to provide acceptable photo identification. Visitors that gets to visitation or that does not have a visting order will be turned away.
Visitation procedures change often, so it would be wise to call the facility at 214-509-4200 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 an inmate at the Allen Police Jail you must have your name on the inmate’s approved visitation list.
Be sure to take your up to date government issued ID or valid driver’s license when you go to visit or you will not be allowed to enter.
No mobile phones at Allen Police Jail, and you will be searched. No personal belongings. Persons currently on must obtain the permission of both the superintendent and their individual supervising officer before visiting. Such visitation is not going to be approved.
If a visitor is younger than 18 years of age 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, 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 Allen Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Allen 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 Allen Police Jail, use this address:
Allen Police Jail
205 West Mcdermott Drive
Allen, TX 75013-2749
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Allen Police Jail
205 West Mcdermott Drive
Allen, TX 75013-2749
The Allen Police Jail mail policy changes frequently, so be sure to review the official Allen Police Jail site when you send a letter.
Sending Other Things to an Inmate
There are strict procedures that you must follow to send anything to an inmate at the Allen 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 Allen 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 court records on the Collin County court website or you are able to call the jail. You have to have the person’s first and last name. You can also go to the local jail and inquire at the information desk. 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 Collin County jail, either by phone, go there in person, or find out online. An arrest is 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 and any of the documents and filings filed in your court case. You are able to access your court records on the internet, or at Clerk of Court office in the jurisdiction where the case was filed.
Each and every state maintains a record of a person’s criminal past. These online databases are all connected and you can track criminal convictions from any other state. You can go to the Collin County Courthouse and inquire, or check the website. It helps to know the county, and if it was in a totally different state, you may have to pay a fee for a more complete search.
When you look up a person’s crminal records you can get a listing of all the arrests, charges, or convictions for crimes, which include, drug offenses, kidnapping, sex offenses which could include rape, and sexual assault, violent crimes, or theft.
Money & Commissary
The process for sending funds to someone in jail at the Allen Police Jail change frequently, so check the Allen Police Jail site when you send money to an inmate.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Allen 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 Allen Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 214-509-4200 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 Allen Police Jail store. You can buy different things here, like personal items, food, and things for writing. Remember that you will most likely want to buy things from the commissary daily, 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 money in their trust account. These products include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, as well as personal hygiene products including 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 Allen Police Jail are collect calls or through a pre-paid phone account . Phone calls made in jail are a lot pricier 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 a long line can form at the phones, because everyone wants to use the phone, too. If you break the jail rules, phone privileges may be limited or eliminated completely.
The Allen Police Jail phone number is: 214-509-4200
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service providers have exclusive contracts 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 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 Allen Police Jail. The prices are posted and there are at least two types of prices based on where the inmate is calling. These three things will determine the cost of an inmate phone call: 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 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 how much it costs you to call your inmate. There are some prisons or jails 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 will be able to save you money.
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