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Alice Police Jail Information
415 East Main Street
Alice, TX 78332-4968
Phone Number: 361-664-0186
The Alice Police Jail is located at 415 East Main Street in Alice, TX and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Alice Police Department.This page will tell you all the information about anything one might want to know about the Alice Police Jail, like how to find out who’s in jail at the Alice Police Jail, the jail’s address and phone number, booking and intake procedures, how to find Jim Wells County court records, and much much more.
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This guide is designed to give you all the information and advice that you’ll need to make helping someone get out of jail a lot easier. If you have specific questions, feel free to ask it in the comment section below, and also any feedback or comments that might be beneficial to others will be much appreciated.
Alice Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a friend or family member that is locked up and want to locate them? Do you know somebody that has been arrested and you want to locate them?
In order to see who’s in jail at the Alice Police Jail you have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Alice Police Jail Inmate Locator is an online list of people who were arrested and are now in jail, which includes current status, and times you can visit. Also, you are able to find info about anyone arrested and processed or released in the past 24 hours. Prisoners are shown in alphabetical order by last name. You will be able to get the information fast if you have your friend or family member’s name, birth date, or inmate ID.
Alice Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake process at the Alice Police Jail is made up of each of the following steps:
You will get put in a holding cell. If the jail is busy, you will have to wait a while to get processed.
First, you will have to answer a bunch of questions, like what is your full legal name, address, birthdate and an emergency contact person, and they’ll also ask about your medical and mental history. Next, you will be issued an inmate ID and you will be fingerprinted. Then, any personal property you have will be taken away from you and stored until you get released.
You will then be allowed to use the telephone to call a family member, friend, or loved-on.
If you are expected to be released shortly, you might be able to wear your street clothes, if not you you will be given a jail uniform – the jumpsuit.
When you finally post bail, you will be discharged from jail. Getting discharged from jail may take between 15 minutes to quite a few hours. So, the faster you can post bail, the faster you can get released from jail. Also, how fast you get released depends on whether you’ve got a bond amount or if the magistrate must figure out how much your bail will be. For a minor offense, you will simply be booked and then released on your recognizance without having to pay bail. When you get to the end of your sentence and know the release date, plan to be released that morning.
Alice Police Jail Visitation
In order to have visitors, inmates must provide the name and date of birth of each visitor to the Alice Police Jail in advance of the visit. Your visitors will be entered in the visitors log for the inmate that requested the visitor. All visitors will be required to provide acceptable photo identification when visiting an inmate. Any visitors arriving late or that does not have a visting order will not be allowed to visit the inmate.
Jail visitation policies are always changing, so it would be wise to call the jail at 361-664-0186 before go to the jail to visit an inmate.
|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 someone at the Alice Police Jail you must be added to the inmate’s approved visitation list.
Make sure to take your up to date government issued ID or valid driver’s license when you go to visitation or you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No cellphones at Alice Police Jail, and you will be searched before entering. Personal belongings are not allowed. Anyone on must obtain the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent before they can visit. Usually is not going to be approved.
If a 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 the visitor is younger than 18 years old 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 Alice Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Alice 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 Alice Police Jail:
Alice Police Jail
415 East Main Street
Alice, TX 78332-4968
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Alice Police Jail
415 East Main Street
Alice, TX 78332-4968
The Alice Police Jail mail policy can change, so we suggest that you double check the the Alice Police Jail website when you send a letter to an inmate there.
Sending Other Things to an Inmate
There are strict procedures that you must follow to send anything to an inmate at the Alice 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 Alice 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 have an outstanding warrant, you are able to check the arrest warrants on the Jim Wells County jail website or you can call the court directly. You have to have their first and last name. Or, you can just go down to the jail and inquire at the information desk. Keep in mind that if there is an arrest warrant out for you, you will be taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know the person’s name, and possibly an arrest date, contact the jail, on the phone, in person, or look online. Records of arrests are in the public record and this is accessible to anyone.
Court Records are public records. Court Records include a case file containing a docket sheet and all of the documents filed in your case. You are able to access your court records online, or at Clerk of Court office in the jurisdiction where the case was filed.
Each state keeps a record of a person’s criminal past. These state databases are all linked and you can track criminal histories from another state. You are able to go to the Jim Wells County Courthouse and inquire, or check the website. It helps to know the county, and if it was in a different state, you may have to pay a fee for a more comprehensive search.
A search of someone’s criminal history you can find out if someone has been arrested, charged, or convicted for driving under the influence (DUI), drug crimes like possession or trafficking, kidnapping, sexual offenses including rape, assault, violent crimes like assault or murder, or breaking and entering, theft, larceny.
Money & Commissary
The process for sending money to people in jail can change at any time, so you should visit the Alice Police Jail website when you send funds to an inmate.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Alice 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 Alice Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 361-664-0186 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 Alice Police Jail store. An inmate can buy different things here, such as personal items, food, and things for writing. Remember that you will probably want to buy things from the commissary daily, and any infractions will get that privilege taken away from you.
The Commissary will sell an assortment of different items that inmates can purchase if they have sufficient funds 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
Phone calls that inmates are allowed to make from the Alice Police Jail are with a pre-paid phone card or account, or are collect calls . Jail phone calls are a lot pricier 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 bear in mind that there are a limited number of phones, so all the inmates must share phone time. If you break the rules, an inmate’s phone privileges may be limited or totally denied.
Phone Number: 361-664-0186
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service companies have a monopoly at every facility that they have a contract with, which means that they get to set the prices. The profits these phone service providers make off of 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 Alice 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 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 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 calling rate and in most cases is able to offer you an inmate calling number that will save you significantly on inmate phone calls. In some cases, we won’t be able to save you money on your inmate calls, and therefore we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In these cases, the jail or prison has set their phone call rates in a way that nobody can save you money.
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