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Burns Police Jail Information
60 West Van Buren Street
Burns, OR 97720
Phone Number: 541-573-6028
The Burns Police Jail is located at 60 West Van Buren Street in Burns, OR and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Burns Police Department.This page will tell you all the information about anything related to the Burns Police Jail, like how to find out who’s in jail at the Burns Police Jail, the jail’s address and phone number, intake procedures, how to find your court records, and more.
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The goal of this guide is to give you information and tips you need to make the process a lot easier. If you have questions, feel free to ask them, and any feedback or comments that might be a benefit to others would be welcome.
Burns Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you know someone that is locked up and need to locate them? Do you know a friend or family member that’s been arrested and you don’t know how to locate them?
To look up who is in jail at the Burns Police Jail you need to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Burns Police Jail Inmate Search has information about people currently in custody, which includes custody status, and visiting schedule. You can get information on anybody processed or discharged within the past 24 hours. Prisoners are listed alphabetically by last name. You will be able to find the information quicker if you have the arrestee’s name, birth date, or inmate ID.
Burns Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake procedure at the Burns Police Jail includes each of these steps:
You will be placed in a waiting area or cell. If there are a lot of arrests, it will take a while to get processed.
First you must answer a bunch of questions, such as your full legal name, street address, birthdate and an emergency contact person, and they’ll also ask about your psychological and medical history. Next, You will be given an inmate ID and your fingerprints will be taken. Then, all personal property will be taken away from you and stored until you get released from jail.
You will be allowed to use the telephone to talk to a family member, friend, or loved-on.
If you think you will get released quickly, you might get to wear your street clothes, but if you are not expected to make bail quickly you will be issued a jumpsuit.
Once bail has been posted, you will be discharged from jail. Getting discharged from jail will take between 15 minutes to all day long. In simple terms, the quicker you post bail, the faster you will be freed. How quickly you get discharged will depend on whether or not you have a bond amount or if a judge has to 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 have served your sentence and have a discharge date, expect to get discharged anywhere between the hours of 9am and 12pm.
Burns Police Jail Visitation
The inmate have to give information about each visitor to the Burns Police Jail before anyone can visit them. Your visitors will be entered into a log of approved visitors as an approved visitor. Every visitor will have to provide identification. Anyone that arrives for visitation late or that is not on the visitation list will be turned away.
Visitation procedures at Burns Police Jail are always changing, so it would be wise to call the official Burns Police Jail at 541-573-6028 before you 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 Burns Police Jail you have to first be added to their approved visitation list.
Make sure to bring your valid driver’s license or government issued ID when you go to visitation or you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No cellphones at Burns Police Jail, and you will be searched before you can visit. Personal belongings are not allowed. Persons on must get the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent before they can visit. This kind of visitation is not normally approved.
If the visitor is younger than 18 years of age 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 the 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 magazines to an inmate at the Burns Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Burns 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 Burns Police Jail:
Burns Police Jail
60 West Van Buren Street
Burns, OR 97720
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Burns Police Jail
60 West Van Buren Street
Burns, OR 97720
The Burns Police Jail mail policy is always changing, so be sure to check the the Burns Police Jail website when 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 Burns 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 Burns 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 a warrant out for your arrest, you are able to check the court records on the Harney County court website or you can call the jail. You have to have their first and last name. Or, you can just go the jail in person and inquire at the information desk. Bear in mind that if you do have an outstanding warrant, you should be prepared to get taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know the person’s first and last name, as well as their arrest date, contact the Harney County jail, on the phone, in person, or look online. Arrest records are public record and this information is accessible to anyone.
Court Records are public, and are accessible by anyone. Court Records include a case file containing a docket sheet and any of the documents filed in your case. You are able to access your court records on their website, or at the Harney County Clerk of Court where the case was filed.
Every state keeps a record of people’s criminal history. These online databases are all linked so you are able to track criminal backgrounds from other states. You are able to go to courthouse and inquire, or check the website. It is helpful to know the county the crime was committed in, and if the crime was in a completely different state, you might have to pay for a more intensive search.
A criminal records search you will be able to find out if a person has ever been arrested, charged or convicted for any of the following crimes, drug Possession, kidnapping, sex offenses which could include rape, and sexual assault, violent crimes, or theft, breaking and entering.
Money & Commissary
The procedure to send money to someone in jail at the Burns Police Jail might change, so we suggest that you visit the Burns Police Jail website before you send funds to an inmate there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Burns 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 Burns Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 541-573-6028 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 Burns Police Jail store. You can buy several different things here, like toiletries, snacks and writing supplies. Remember that you will probably want to buy things from the commissary on a daily basis, 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 sufficient funds in their commissary account. These products include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, as well as personal 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
All phone calls from the Burns Police Jail are with a pre-paid phone card or account, or are collect calls . Jail phone calls are a lot more costly than phone calls made at home. Phone calls are restricted on when you can make phone calls, how long you can talk, and how often you can make calls, but you should keep in mind lots of people want to use the phone – so you have to share. If you break the jail rules, your ability to use the phone may be limited or forbidden.
Phone Number: 541-573-6028
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service companies have exclusive contracts at each facility that they have a contract with, which means that they they control how much it costs to make phone calls. The money these phone service providers make off of all 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 Burns Police Jail. The prices are posted and there are at least two pricing tiers based on where the inmate is calling. The following three factors 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 is 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 calling your inmate. There are some circumstances 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 cases like this, the facility has set their inmate calling prices so high that nobody will be able to save you money.
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