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Bossier City Police Jail Information
620 Benton Road
Bossier City, LA 71111-3703
Phone Number: 318-741-8605
The Bossier City Police Jail is located at 620 Benton Road in Bossier City, LA and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Bossier City Police Department.This site tells you all the information about anything related to the Bossier City Police Jail, like how to locate an inmate at the Bossier City Police Jail, the jail’s phone number and address, booking and intake procedures, court information, and much more.
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This guide is designed to give you information and tips you need to make getting locked up a lot easier. If you have specific questions, please feel free to ask them, and also any tips or comments that might be beneficial to other people in the same situation would be appreciated.
Bossier City Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a friend or family member in jail and need to locate them? Do you know a friend or family member that has been arrested and you want to find out where they are?
To look up who is in jail at the Bossier City Police Jail you need to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Bossier City Police Jail Inmate Locator is a roster of people who have been arrested and are in jail, which includes status, and times the inmate can have visitors. Also, you are able to find information about anyone processed or discharged within the past 24 hour period. Prisoners are listed in alphabetical order by their last name. You’ll be able to locate the information quicker if you’ve got their full name, birth date, or inmate ID.
Bossier City Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake process at the Bossier City Police Jail includes the following steps:
You will be placed in a holding cell. When the jail is busy, you will have to wait, sometimes for many hours, before you get processed.
First, you will have to answer some questions, like your full name, your address, birth date and an emergency contact person, and they’ll also ask you about your psychological and medical history. Next, You will be given an inmate ID number and you will get fingerprinted. Then, all personal property will be taken from you and stored until you are released.
You will be allowed to use the telephone to talk to a member of your family, friend, or somebody else who can help you get out.
If they expect that you will make bail and be released quickly, you will be allowed to skip the jumpsuit and keep wearing your own clothes, if not you you will have to change into a jail jumpsuit.
Once you are able to post bail, you will get discharged from jail. Getting discharged from jail will take between 30 minutes to hours or even all day long. In other words the faster you can pay your bail, the quicker you can get released from jail. Also, it depends on whether or not you have a cash bond amount or if the judge still needs to determine the bail amount. For minor offenses, you will be booked and then released on your recognizance without having to pay bail. When you get to the end of your sentence and know the discharge date, you should plan to get released that morning.
Bossier City Police Jail Visitation
Inmates have to list information about each visitor to the Bossier City Police Jail before anyone can visit them. Your visitors will be put into the visitation log for the requesting inmate. Each visitor is required to provide acceptable photo identification when visiting an inmate. Anyone that gets to visitation or any visitors that are not approved to visit will be turned away.
Jail visitation policies can change, so you should call the facility at 318-741-8605 before you go to the jail to visit.
|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 Bossier City Police Jail you must first be added to their approved visitation list.
Make sure to bring your valid driver’s license or government issued ID with you to visitation or you will not be allowed to enter without it.
No cellphones are allowed at Bossier City Police Jail, and you will be searched. Personal belongings are not allowed. Persons under must obtain the permission of both the superintendent and their individual supervising officer before they can visit. Such visitation is not going to be approved.
If a 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 a visitor is younger than 18 years of age 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 in order to send letters, photos, postcards, greeting cards and even magazines to an inmate at the Bossier City Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Bossier City 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.
If you would like to send a letter to an inmate at Bossier City Police Jail, use this address:
Bossier City Police Jail
620 Benton Road
Bossier City, LA 71111-3703
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Bossier City Police Jail
620 Benton Road
Bossier City, LA 71111-3703
The Bossier City Police Jail inmate mail policy changes, so be sure to check the official Bossier City Police Jail site when 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 Bossier City 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 Bossier City 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 have an outstanding warrant for your arrest, you can check court records on the Bossier Parish court website or you are able to call the court directly. You have to have their first and last name. You can also go to the local jail and ask one of the officers. Keep 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 Bossier Parish jail, on the phone, go there in person, or look online. An arrest is in the public record and the information is available to anyone.
Court Records are public, and are accessible by anyone. They include a court case file that includes a docket sheet and all filings and documents filed in your case. You can access the court records on their website, or at Clerk of Court office in the county where the case was filed.
Each and every state keeps a record of someone’s criminal past. These online databases are all connected so you can track criminal convictions from another state. You are able to go to the Bossier Parish Courthouse and inquire, or check the website. You must know which county the crime occured in, and if the crime was in a completely different state, you may have to pay for a more comprehensive search.
When you look up someone’s criminal record you will be able to find out if someone has been arrested, charged, or convicted for these crimes, drug offenses, 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 Bossier City Police Jail might change, so it would be best to double check the Bossier City Police Jail site when you send funds to an inmate there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Bossier City 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 Bossier City Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 318-741-8605 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 Bossier City Police Jail store. Inmates can buy several different things here, such as toiletries, snacks and writing supplies. Bear in mind that you will probably need to use the commissary daily, 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 money in their commissary 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 Bossier City Police Jail are made through a jail approved pre-paid phone account or phone card . Calls made in jail are usually more costly than phone calls made outside of jail. 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 inmates must keep in mind that there are a limited number of phones, so all the inmates must share phone time. If you break the jail rules, an inmate’s ability to use the phone might get cut back or eliminated completely.
Phone Number: 318-741-8605
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service companies have a monopoly at every facility that they operate the phone services for, which means that they they control how much it costs to make phone calls. The profits these phone service providers make from 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 Bossier City Police Jail. The prices are posted and there are at least two pricing tiers 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 figuring out 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 rate and in most cases is able to offer you an inmate calling number that will save you a lot of money on inmate phone calls. There are some prisons or jails where we won’t be able to save you money on your inmate calls, and therefore we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In these cases, the facility has set their inmate calling prices in a way that nobody can save you money.
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