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Lawrence County Prison Information
111 Milton Street
New Castle, PA 16101
Phone Number: (724) 654-5384
The Lawrence County Prison is located at 111 Milton Street in New Castle, PA and is a medium security county jail operated by the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department.This page tells you all the information about everything you might want to know about the Lawrence County Prison, such as how to locate an inmate, the jail’s address and phone number, intake procedures, how to find your court records, and much much more.
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The goal of this guide is to give you all the information that you need to make going to jail easier. If you have a question, please feel free to ask them, and please leave any feedback or comments that could be a benefit to others will be welcome.
Lawrence County Prison Inmate Search
Do you have a friend or family member in jail and want to locate them? Do you know a friend or family member who has been arrested and you need to find out where they are?
In order to search who is in jail at the Lawrence County Prison you will need to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Lawrence County Prison Inmate Lookup is an online list of people who have been arrested and are in custody, which includes status, and visiting hours. You can also get info for anybody who has been arrested or released within the past 24 hours. Jail inmates are listed in alphabetical order by their last name. You will be able to get their inmate information faster if you’ve got the arrestee’s full name, date of birth, or inmate ID.
Lawrence County Prison Policies and Procedures
The intake procedure at the Lawrence County Prison is made up of each of these steps:
You will be placed in a waiting area or cell. If there are a lot of arrests, you will have to wait, sometimes for many hours, before you get processed.
The first thing you will have to to is you will answer a bunch of questions, such as what is your full name, your address, birth date and a contact person, and also, you will also be asked about your psychological and medical history. Next, You will be given an inmate ID number and your fingerprints will be taken. Then, any personal property you have will be taken from you and stored until you are discharged.
You will get to use the telephone to call a family member, friend, or loved-on.
If you think you will get released quickly, they will let you keep wearing street clothes, but if you are not expected to make bail quickly you you will have to wear a jail issued jumpsuit.
When you pay your bail, you will be allowed to go home after you get discharged. Getting discharged from jail takes from 15 minutes to hours or even all day long. So, the faster bail is posted, the quicker you can get released from jail. Also, it will depend on whether or not you’ve been given a cash bond amount or if a judge has to determine the amount of bail to be set. For a minor charge, you will simply be booked and get released without having to post bail. If you have served a sentence in jail and are given a release date, you should expect to be discharged in the morning.
Lawrence County Prison Visitation
In order to have visitors, inmates must give each visitor’s name to the Lawrence County Prison in advance. This information will go in the log as an approved visitor. Every visitor must provide identification. Anyone that arrives for visitation late or that is not an approved visitor will be turned away.
Visitation procedures at Lawrence County Prison change often, so we suggest that you call the jail at (724) 654-5384 before you try to 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|
To visit someone at the Lawrence County Prison you have to first have your name on the inmate’s visitation list.
Be sure to bring your up to date government issued ID or driver’s license when you go to visitation or you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No mobile phones are allowed at Lawrence County Prison, and you will be searched before entering. Personal belongings are not allowed. Persons under must obtain the permission of both the superintendent and their individual supervising officer prior to a visit. Such visitation is not going to be approved.
If the visitor is under the age of 18 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 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 Lawrence County Prison. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Lawrence County Prison 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 Lawrence County Prison:
Lawrence County Prison
111 Milton Street
New Castle, PA 16101
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Lawrence County Prison
111 Milton Street
New Castle, PA 16101
The mail policy at the Lawrence County Prison can change, so be sure to check the official Lawrence County Prison site 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 Lawrence County Prison. 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 Lawrence County Prison 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 an outstanding warrant, you can check the court records on the Lawrence County jail website or call the court directly. This requires a first and last name. You can also go to the local jail and ask one of the officers. Bear in mind that if there is a warrant for your arrest, you should be prepared to get taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know the person’s first and last name, and their arrest date, contact the Lawrence County jail, by phone, in person, or look online. Arrest records are public record and these records are available to anyone.
Court Records are public records. Court Records include a case file that contains a court docket and all of the documents and filings filed in the court case. You are able to access court records on the website, or at Clerk of Court office in the jurisdiction where the case was filed.
Every state maintains a record of a person’s criminal past. These online databases are connected so you can track criminal histories from any other state. You can go to county courthouse and make an inquiry, or check online. It helps to know the county, and if the crime was in a different state entirely, you may have to pay a fee for a more comprehensive search.
A criminal records search you will be able to find out if someone has been arrested, charged, or convicted for any crimes, which can include, drug crimes, kidnapping, sexual offenses including rape, assault, violent crimes including assault, battery and murder, or theft.
Money & Commissary
The process for sending money to someone in jail at the Lawrence County Prison could change, so we suggest that you check the Lawrence County Prison site when you send money to an inmate there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Lawrence County Prison
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 Lawrence County Prison uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at (724) 654-5384 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 Lawrence County Prison store. You can buy different things here, such as 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 items that the inmate can purchase if they have sufficient funds in their account. These products include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, in addition to 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
Phone calls that inmates are allowed to make from the Lawrence County Prison are collect calls or through a pre-paid phone account . Calls made in jail are typically more expensive than regular phone calls. Inmates are able to make phone calls, with restrictions 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 that a long line can form at the phones, because everyone wants to use the phone, too. If you are disciplined for an infraction, your ability to use the phone might get reduced or cut altogether.
The Lawrence County Prison phone number is: (724) 654-5384
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service providers have a monopoly at each facility that they operate, which means that they they control the prices. The money these phone service providers make off of 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 Lawrence County Prison. The rates 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 state prisons and local jails finding out how to lower your inmates phone charges can be 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 significantly on calling your inmate. There are some prisons or jails where we will not 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 jail or prison has set their phone call rates in a way that nobody can save you money.
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