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Baraga County Jail Information
12 North Third Street
L’Anse, MI 49946
Phone Number: (906) 524-6177
The Baraga County Jail is located at 12 North Third Street in L’Anse, MI and is a medium security county jail operated by the Baraga County Sheriff’s Department.This guide tells you info about everything one might want to know about the Baraga County Jail, such as how to find out who’s in jail at the Baraga County Jail, the jail’s address and phone number, booking and intake procedures, court information, and much more.
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The purpose of this guide is to give information and advice that you need to make helping a friend or family member get out of jail a lot easier. If you have a question, please feel free to ask it, and any feedback or comments that would be a benefit to others would be welcome.
Baraga County Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member or friend that is in jail and need to find out where they are? Do you know somebody who’s been arrested and you don’t know how to find them?
To look up who’s in jail at the Baraga County Jail you should use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Baraga County Jail Inmate Search is a list of individuals who are in jail, including current status, and times the inmate can have visitors. You can also get the same information about anyone booked or released within the past 24 hours. Inmates are listed alphabetically by their last name. You will be able to get their arrest information faster if you enter your friend or family member’s full name, birth date, or inmate ID.
Baraga County Jail Policies and Procedures
The jail intake process at the Baraga County 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, sometimes for many hours, before you get processed.
First, you must answer a bunch of questions, such as your legal name, your address, date of birth and an emergency contact, and they’ll also ask you about your medical and mental history. Next, you’ll be given an inmate ID number and you will be fingerprinted. Then, Any property you have will be taken away from you and stored until you are released.
You will be allowed to make a telephone call to get in touch with a member of your family, friend, or somebody else who can help you get out.
If you think you will get released quickly, you might get to keep wearing your own clothes, if not you will be issued a jumpsuit.
When you pay your bail, you will be allowed to go home after you get discharged. This process may take anywhere from 15 minutes to quite a few hours. In other words the quicker bail is posted, the sooner you will get released. How quickly you get discharged can depend on whether you have a cash bond or if the judge still needs to decide on 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 discharge date, you should plan to be discharged anywhere between the hours of 9am and 12pm.
Baraga County Jail Visitation
In order to have visitors, inmates have to give each visitor’s name and date of birth to the Baraga County Jail before anyone can visit them. Your visitors will be entered into the visitation log for the requesting inmate. Each and every visitor has to provide acceptable photo identification. Any visitors that gets to visitation or that is not on the visitation list will not be allowed to visit the inmate.
Visitation procedures change often, so make sure that you call the official Baraga County Jail at (906) 524-6177 before you try 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|
Before you can visit an inmate at the Baraga County Jail you must first be added to this person’s approved visitation list.
Be sure to take your valid driver’s license or government issued ID when you go to visit because you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No cellphones are allowed at Baraga County Jail, and you will be searched before visiting. Personal belongings are not allowed. Anyone currently on must get the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent prior to a visit. This kind of visitation is not normally approved.
If a visitor is under the age of 18 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 of age 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 in order to send letters, photos, postcards, greeting cards and even magazines to an inmate at the Baraga County Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Baraga County 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 Baraga County Jail:
Baraga County Jail
12 North Third Street
L’Anse, MI 49946
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Baraga County Jail
12 North Third Street
L’Anse, MI 49946
The Baraga County Jail inmate mail policy changes, so we suggest that you visit the site before send a letter to someone in jail there.
Sending Other Things to an Inmate
There are strict procedures that you must follow to send anything to an inmate at the Baraga County 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 Baraga County 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 an outstanding warrant, you can access arrest warrants inquiry online or you are able to call the jail 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 there is an outstanding warrant for your arrest, you will be taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you have a first and last name, as well as their arrest date, contact the Baraga County jail, by phone, in person, or look online. Arrest records are public record and this information is accessible to anyone.
Court Records are considered public records, so they are accessible to anyone who requests them. Court Records include a court case file that includes a docket sheet and any of the documents and filings filed in your case. You are able to access the court records online, or at Clerk of Court in the county where the case was filed.
Each and every state maintains records of someone’s criminal past. These databases are all linked so you can track criminal histories from any other state. You can go to county courthouse and check in person, or check the website. It is helpful to know the county, and if the crime was in a completely different state, you may have to pay for a more complete search.
A criminal history search you will be able to find out if someone has been arrested, charged, or convicted for crimes, which include, drug offenses such as possession or trafficking, kidnapping, sex offenses which could include rape, and sexual assault, violent crimes like assault or murder, or theft.
Money & Commissary
The process for sending money to inmates at the Baraga County Jail change frequently, so you should check the Baraga County Jail site before you send any money.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Baraga County 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 Baraga County Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at (906) 524-6177 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 Baraga County Jail store. You can buy several different things here, like toiletries, snacks and writing supplies. Keep in mind 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 a selection 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, in addition to 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
The only phone calls that Baraga County Jail inmates are allowed to make are with a pre-paid phone card or account, or are collect calls . Phone calls made in jail are generally 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 inmates should keep in mind that you are just one of many people who want to talk to their loved ones. If you are under any sort of disciplinary procedure, your ability to use the phone might get cut back or forbidden.
The Baraga County Jail phone number is: (906) 524-6177
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service companies have a monopoly at each facility that they operate the phone services for, which means that they they control how much it costs to make phone calls. The profits off of all of the 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 Baraga County Jail. The prices are posted and there are at least two types of 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 learning how to lower 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 prisons or jails where we will not be able to save you any money, and therefore we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In these cases, the facility has set their calling prices in a way that nobody can save you money.
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