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Martin County Jail Information
301 Saint Peter Street
Stanton, TX 79782
Phone: (432) 756-2948
The Martin County Jail is located at 301 Saint Peter Street in Stanton, TX and is a medium security county jail operated by the Martin County Sheriff’s Department.This page will tell you information about everything related to the Martin County Jail, such as how to find out who’s in jail at the Martin County Jail, the jail’s phone number and address, booking and intake procedures, how to find your court records, and much much more.
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The goal of this guide is to offer info that you’ll need to make the process less stressfull. If you have specific questions, please feel free to ask it in the comment section below, and any tips or comments that might be beneficial to others will be appreciated.
Martin County Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member or friend that is incarcerated and want to find them? Do you know somebody that has been arrested and you need to find out where they are?
To search who’s in jail at the Martin County Jail you should use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Martin County Jail Inmate Roster is a roster of people who have been arrested and are in jail, including current status, and schedule for visitation. You can also find the same information on anybody who has been arrested or released in the past 24 hours. Inmates are shown in alphabetical order by last name. You’ll be able to locate their inmate information faster if you have the arrestee’s full name, date of birth, or inmate ID.
Martin County Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake process at the Martin County Jail includes each of the following steps:
You will be placed in a waiting area or cell. If there are a lot of arrests, you may not be processed immediately.
You will answer a number of questions, such as what is your full legal name, your address, birthdate and contact person, and they’ll also ask you about your medical and mental history. Next, you’ll be given an inmate ID number and you will get fingerprinted. Then, all of your personal property will be taken from you and stored until you get discharged from jail.
They will allow you to use the telephone in order to call a family member, friend, or loved-on.
If they expect that you will make bail and be released quickly, you might get to keep wearing street clothes, otherwise you you will have to wear a jail uniform – the jumpsuit.
Once bail has been posted, you will get released from jail. Getting discharged from jail takes from 30 minutes to many hours. So, the faster you can pay your bail, the faster you will get discharged. Also, it can depend on whether or not you have a bond amount or if a magistrate has to figure out the amount of bail to be set. For a minor charge, you will get booked and then released on your recognizance without having to pay bail. If you have served a sentence in jail and are given a release date, expect to be discharged that morning.
Martin County Jail Visitation
Inmates have to provide each visitor’s name and date of birth to the Martin County Jail in advance of the visit. This information will be entered in the visitation log for the inmate. Each visitor will be required to provide a photo ID when visiting. Any visitors that arrives for visitation late or that is not on the visitation list will be turned away.
Visitation procedures can change, so you should call the jail at (432) 756-2948 before you 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|
To visit an inmate at the Martin County Jail you must first have your name on their visitation list.
Be sure to bring your up to date government issued ID or driver’s license when you go to visit because you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No cellphones at Martin County Jail, and you will be searched before visiting. No personal belongings. Persons probation, parole, or other community corrections supervision must obtain the permission of both the superintendent and their individual supervising officer before visiting. Usually is not normally approved.
If a visitor is younger than 18 years of age and is a family member of 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 Martin County Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Martin 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 an inmate at Martin County Jail:
Martin County Jail
301 Saint Peter Street
Stanton, TX 79782
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Martin County Jail
301 Saint Peter Street
Stanton, TX 79782
The Martin County Jail mail policy changes often, so you should review the the Martin County Jail website before 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 Martin 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 Martin 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 have a warrant out for your arrest, you can check the court records on the Martin County jail website or you can call the court. You have to have their first and last name. Or, you can just go down to the jail and inquire at the information desk. Bear in mind that if there is a warrant for your arrest, they will take you into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you have a first and last name, and their arrest date, contact the Martin County jail, either by phone, go there in person, or find out online. Arrest records are a matter of public record and these records are 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 court docket and all filings and documents filed in the court case. You can access court records online, or at Clerk of Court office where the case was filed.
Every state maintains records of someone’s criminal background. These databases are all connected so you can track criminal convictions from any other state. Go to courthouse and make an inquiry, or check online. It helps to know the county, and in the event that it was in a totally different state, you may have to pay for a more comprehensive search.
A criminal history search you will get a report detailing any arrests, charges, or convictions that may be on a person’s record for DUI, drug crimes, kidnapping, sexual offenses including rape, assault, violent crimes, or breaking and entering, theft, larceny.
Money & Commissary
The procedure to send money to someone in jail at the Martin County Jail might change, so be sure to review the Martin County Jail website before you send funds to an inmate.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Martin 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 Martin County Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at (432) 756-2948 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 Martin County Jail store. An inmate can purchase a number of things here, such as toiletries, snacks and writing supplies. Remember that you will probably need to buy things from the commissary every day, and any infractions will cause you to lose commissary privileges.
The Commissary will sell an assortment of different items that the inmate can buy if they have sufficient funds in their account. These products include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, in addition to personal hygiene products such as 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 Martin County Jail are made through a jail approved pre-paid phone account or phone card . Jail phone calls are usually more costly than phone calls made at home. There is no limit to when and how often you can use the phone, but inmates 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 might get reduced or forbidden.
Phone Number: (432) 756-2948
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service providers have exclusive contracts at every facility that they operate the phone services for, which means that they get to set the prices. The profits off of all phone calls that inmates make 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 Martin 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 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 state prisons and local 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 how much it costs you to call your inmate. In some cases, we won’t be able to save you any money, and therefore we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In these cases, the jail has set their phone call rates in a way that nobody will be able to save you money.
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