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Bonners Ferry Police Jail Information
7232 Main Street
Bonners Ferry, ID 83805
Phone Number: 208-267-2412
The Bonners Ferry Police Jail is located at 7232 Main Street in Bonners Ferry, ID and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Bonners Ferry Police Department.This guide will tell you all the information about everything a person needs to know about the Bonners Ferry Police Jail, such as how to do a jail inmate search, the jail’s address and phone number, intake procedures and booking, how to find your court records, and much more.
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This guide is designed to give you info that you need to make going to jail less stressfull. If you have a specific question, please feel free to ask it, and please leave any comments or tips that could be beneficial to other people in the same situation is much appreciated.
Bonners Ferry Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member, loved one, or friend in jail and want to locate them? Do you know someone that has been arrested and you need to find out what jail they’re in?
To find out who is in jail at the Bonners Ferry Police Jail you need to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Bonners Ferry Police Jail Inmate List is an online list of individuals who are in jail, including custody status, and schedule for visitation. You can also find information on anybody arrested and processed or discharged in the past 24 hour period. Inmates are listed in alphabetical order by their last name. You will be able to locate the information fast if you enter your friend or family member’s first and last name, birth date, or inmate ID.
Bonners Ferry Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake process at the Bonners Ferry Police Jail takes you through these steps:
You will be placed in a holding cell. When the jail is busy, it will take a while to get processed.
First, you will answer some simple questions, such as your legal name, street address, birth date and an emergency contact person, and also, you will also be asked about your psychological and medical history. Next, You will be given an inmate ID and your fingerprints will be taken. Then, any personal property you have will get taken away from you and stored until you get released.
They will let you make a phone call so you can call a family member, friend, or loved-on.
If you think you will get released quickly, they will let you keep wearing your own clothes, if not you you will have to change into a jail issued jumpsuit.
When you finally post bail, you will be allowed to go home after you get discharged. The discharge process will take between 10 minutes to all day long. In other words the faster you post bail, the quicker you can get released from jail. How quickly you get discharged might depend on if you’ve got a cash bond amount or if a magistrate still needs to figure out how much your bail will be. For a minor offense, you will simply be booked and released on your own recognizance. When you have served your sentence and have a release date, you should expect to be discharged anywhere between the hours of 9am and 12pm.
Bonners Ferry Police Jail Visitation
The inmate must list each visitor’s full name to the Bonners Ferry Police Jail in advance of any visit. Your visitor’s names will be put in a Visiting log as an approved visitor. Every visitor must provide acceptable photo identification when visiting an inmate. Anyone that arrives for visitation late or any visitors that are not approved to visit will be turned away.
Visitation procedures change often, so you should call the facility at 208-267-2412 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|
To visit someone at the Bonners Ferry Police Jail you must have your name on this person’s visitation list.
Be sure to take your up to date government issued ID or valid driver’s license with you to visitation because you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No mobile phones are allowed at Bonners Ferry Police Jail, and you will be searched before visiting. No personal belongings. Anybody probation, parole, or other community corrections supervision must obtain the permission of both the superintendent and their individual supervising officer prior to a visit. Such visitation is not normally approved.
If a visitor is under the age of 18 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, 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 Bonners Ferry Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Bonners Ferry 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 Bonners Ferry Police Jail:
Bonners Ferry Police Jail
7232 Main Street
Bonners Ferry, ID 83805
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Bonners Ferry Police Jail
7232 Main Street
Bonners Ferry, ID 83805
The inmate mail policy at the Bonners Ferry Police Jail changes often, so you should check the official 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 Bonners Ferry 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 Bonners Ferry 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 an outstanding warrant, you are able to check the arrest warrants on the Boundary County court website or you can call the jail. You have to have the person’s first and last name. Or, you can just go the jail in person and ask them. Bear in mind that if there is a warrant for your arrest, they will take you into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know a person’s name, and the date of their arrest, contact the jail, either by phone, in person, or find out online. Arrest records are public record and the information is accessible by the public.
Court Records are public records. Court Records include a case file that includes a court docket and any of the documents and filings filed in your court case. You are able to access court records on their website, or at the clerk’s office of the court in the jurisdiction where the case was filed.
Every state maintains records of a person’s criminal background. These state databases are all linked so you can track criminal backgrounds from another state. Go to county courthouse and check in person, or you can check online. It is helpful to know the county, and in the event that the crime was in a different state entirely, you might have to pay for a more comprehensive search.
A criminal history search you are able to find out if someone has been arrested, charged, or convicted for the following crimes, 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, breaking and entering.
Money & Commissary
The rules for sending funds to inmates at the Bonners Ferry Police Jail are always changing, so visit the Bonners Ferry Police Jail website when send funds to someone in jail there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Bonners Ferry 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 Bonners Ferry Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 208-267-2412 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 Bonners Ferry Police Jail store. An inmate can purchase different things here, like toiletries, snacks and writing supplies. Bear in mind that you will probably want to use the commissary daily, and any infractions will get that privilege taken away from you.
The Commissary will sell a selection of different products that inmates can purchase if they have sufficient funds in their trust account. These items include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, in addition to 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 Bonners Ferry Police Jail are made through a jail approved pre-paid phone account or phone card . Calls made in jail are generally more expensive than phone calls made outside of jail. 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 must keep in mind that you are just one of many people who want to talk to their loved ones. If you break the jail rules, an inmate’s phone privileges could be reduced or cut altogether.
The Bonners Ferry Police Jail phone number is: 208-267-2412
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 money 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 Bonners Ferry Police Jail. The prices are posted and there are at least two types of prices based on where the inmate is calling. These 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 state prisons and local jails finding 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 how much it costs you to call your inmate. There are some prisons or jails where we won’t be able to save you any money, 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 will be able to save you money.
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