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Basin Police Jail Information
209 South 4Th Street
Basin, WY 82410
Phone Number: 307-568-2341
The Basin Police Jail is located at 209 South 4Th Street in Basin, WY and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Basin Police Department.This page will tell you info about anything a person needs to know about the Basin Police Jail, such as how to locate an inmate, the jail’s phone number and address, intake procedures, court information, and much more.
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The purpose of this guide is to give you advice and information you need to make going to jail less stressfull. If you have specific questions, just ask them, and also any comments or tips that might help other people in the same situation is appreciated.
Basin Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you know someone that has gone to jail and don’t know how to find them? Do you know a friend or family member that’s been arrested and you need to find them?
In order to search who is in jail at the Basin Police Jail you have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Basin Police Jail Inmate Locator is a list of people who were arrested and are now in jail, including custody status, and visiting hours. Also, you are able to get the same information on anyone arrested and booked or discharged within the past 24 hours. Prisoners are listed alphabetically by their last name. You can find the information quicker if you enter your friend or family member’s full name, birth date, or arrest number.
Basin Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The jail intake procedure at the Basin Police Jail is made up of the following steps:
You will be placed in a holding cell. When the jail is busy, you may not be processed immediately.
First you will answer a number of questions, such as what is your legal name, street address, birthdate and a contact person, and they’ll also ask about your mental and medical history. Next, you’ll be given an inmate ID and you will get fingerprinted. Then, all of your personal property will be taken away from you and stored until you get released from jail.
You will get to use the phone so you can get in touch with family, friends, or loved one.
If they expect that you will make bail and be released quickly, you might be allowed to wear your own clothes, otherwise you you will have to change into a jail uniform – the jumpsuit.
When you finally post bail, you will get discharged from jail. Getting discharged can take from 10 minutes to quite a few hours. So, the faster you post bail, the quicker you will get discharged from jail. It also might depend on whether or not you’ve got a bond amount or if the judge still needs to figure out how much to set your bail at. For minor charges, you will be booked and then released on your recognizance without having to pay bail. When you get to the end of your sentence and are given a release date, plan to be released at any time that day – but usually in the morning.
Basin Police Jail Visitation
Inmates need to provide information about each visitor to the Basin Police Jail in advance of any visit. Your visitor’s names will go into the visitation log for the inmate that requested the visitor. All visitors will have to provide acceptable photo identification. Visitors that gets to visitation or that is not an approved visitor will not be allowed to visit the inmate.
Visitation procedures at Basin Police Jail can change, so it would be wise to call the jail at 307-568-2341 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 Basin Police Jail you have to have your name on the inmate’s visitation list.
Make sure to take your valid driver’s license or government issued ID when you go to visit or you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No mobile phones are allowed at Basin Police Jail, and you will be searched before visiting. No personal belongings. Persons on must get the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent prior to a visit. Usually is not normally approved.
If the visitor is younger than 18 years of age 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 younger than 18 years of age and is not a family member of 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 magazines to an inmate at the Basin Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Basin 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 Basin Police Jail, use this address:
Basin Police Jail
209 South 4Th Street
Basin, WY 82410
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Basin Police Jail
209 South 4Th Street
Basin, WY 82410
The Basin Police Jail inmate mail policy is always changing, so be sure to review the official Basin 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 Basin 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 Basin 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 believe you have a warrant out for your arrest, you can check arrest warrants on the website or call the court. You have to have the person’s first and last name. You can also go to the local jail and ask them. Keep in mind that if you do have an outstanding warrant, you will be taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know the person’s first and last name, and the date of their arrest, contact the Big Horn County jail, on the phone, in person, or look online. An arrest is public record and these records are available to anyone.
Court Records are public records. Court Records include a court case file that contains a court docket and any of the documents filed in your court case. You can access your court records on the internet, or at Clerk of Court in the jurisdiction where the case was filed.
Each state maintains records of a person’s criminal background. These databases are linked together and you can track criminal convictions from any other state. You are able to go to county courthouse and check in person, or check online. You must know which county the crime occured in, and in the event that the crime was in a different state entirely, you may have to pay a fee for a more intensive search.
A criminal history search you will be able to find out if a person has ever been arrested, charged or convicted for driving under the influence (DUI), drug crimes like possession or trafficking, kidnapping, sex offenses which could include rape, and sexual assault, violent crimes, or breaking and entering, theft, larceny.
Money & Commissary
The procedure to send funds to someone in jail at the Basin Police Jail are always changing, so it would be best to visit the Basin Police Jail site when you send money to an inmate there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Basin 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 Basin Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 307-568-2341 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 Basin Police Jail store. An inmate can buy different things here, like personal items, food, and things for writing. Remember that you will probably need 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 inmates 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 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 Basin Police Jail are collect calls or through a pre-paid phone account . Jail phone calls are a lot more costly than phone calls made at home. 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 should keep in mind that you are just one of many people who want to talk to their loved ones. If you break the rules and are disciplined, phone privileges might get reduced or forbidden.
Phone Number: 307-568-2341
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service companies have exclusive contracts at every facility that they have a contract with, which means that they get to set the prices. The money these phone service providers make from all phone calls that inmates make are shared 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 Basin Police Jail. The rates are posted and there are at least two different prices based on where the inmate is calling. The following three factors 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 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 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 facility has set their phone rates so high that nobody will be able to save you money.
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