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Cheneyville Police Jail Information
201 Derboune Street
Cheneyville, LA 71325
The Cheneyville Police Jail is located at 201 Derboune Street in Cheneyville, LA and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Cheneyville Police Department.This site will tell you info about everything you might need to know about the Cheneyville Police Jail, such as how to locate an inmate at the Cheneyville Police Jail, the jail’s phone number and address, intake procedures, how to find your court records, and lots more.
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The purpose of this guide is to offer information and advice that you need to make going to jail a little less stressful. If you have a specific question, just ask it in the comment section below, and also any comments or feedback that would be beneficial to others will be much appreciated.
Cheneyville Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a family member or friend in jail and don’t know how to find out where they are? Do you know someone who’s been arrested and you need to find out what jail they’re in?
In order to look up who is in jail at the Cheneyville Police Jail you have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Cheneyville Police Jail Inmate List is an online list of people currently in custody, which includes status, and times the inmate can have visitors. Also, you are able to get info about anybody booked or discharged within the past 24 hour period. Prisoners are listed in alphabetical order by their last name. You will be able to find their inmate information faster if you enter your friend or family member’s name, birth date, or inmate ID Number.
Cheneyville Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake process at the Cheneyville Police Jail is made up of each of the following steps:
You will be placed in a waiting area or cell. If the jail is really busy, it will take a while to get processed.
You will answer a number of questions, like what is your legal name, address, birthdate and an emergency contact person, and they’ll also ask you about your psychological and medical history. Next, you will be issued an inmate ID number and you will get fingerprinted. Then, Any property you have will be taken from you and stored until you are released.
They will allow you to make a phone call to talk to family, friends, or loved one.
If you think you will get released quickly, you might be able to keep wearing street clothes, if not you will be issued a jail jumpsuit.
When you pay your bail, you will be allowed to go home after you get discharged. Getting discharged takes from 15 minutes to quite a few hours. So, the faster bail is posted, the quicker you will get discharged. It also can depend on whether you have a bond amount or if a magistrate has to decide on how much to set your bail at. For minor charges, you will be booked and released on your own recognizance. When you get to the end of your sentence and know the date of your release, you should expect to get released between 9am and noon.
Cheneyville Police Jail Visitation
To have visitors, you have to give the name and date of birth of each visitor to the Cheneyville Police Jail in advance. Your visitors will be entered into a log of approved visitors for the inmate that requested the visitor. All visitors must provide identification. Any visitors that gets to visitation or that is not on the visitation list will be turned away.
The Cheneyville Police Jail visitation procedures can change, so we suggest that you call the jail at 318-279-2156 before you go.
|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 Cheneyville Police Jail you have to first be added to their approved visitation list.
Make sure to take your valid driver’s license or government issued ID when you go to visit or you will not be allowed to enter.
No mobile phones are allowed at Cheneyville Police Jail, and you will be searched before entering. Personal belongings are not allowed. Persons currently on must obtain the permission of both the superintendent and their individual supervising officer before they can visit. This kind of visitation is not approved.
If the 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 related to 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 even magazines to an inmate at the Cheneyville Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Cheneyville 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.
The address that you should use if you are sending a letter to an inmate at the Cheneyville Police Jail is:
Cheneyville Police Jail
201 Derboune Street
Cheneyville, LA 71325
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Cheneyville Police Jail
201 Derboune Street
Cheneyville, LA 71325
The inmate mail policy at the Cheneyville Police Jail changes frequently, so check the site before you send a letter.
Sending Other Things to an Inmate
There are strict procedures that you must follow to send anything to an inmate at the Cheneyville 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 Cheneyville 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 can check the arrest warrants inquiry on the Rapides Parish court website or you are able to call the court directly. You have to have their first and last name. Or, you can just go down to the jail and ask them. Keep in mind that there is an outstanding warrant for your arrest, you will be taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know a person’s name, and possibly an arrest date, contact the Rapides Parish jail, by phone, in person, or find out online. Records of arrests are in the public record and this is available to anyone.
Court Records are considered public records, so they are accessible to anyone who requests them. They include a case file containing a court docket and any of the documents and filings filed in the case. You are able to access the court records via the internet, or at the clerk’s office of the court where the case was filed.
Every state maintains a record of people’s criminal history. These state databases are all connected so you can track criminal convictions from any other state. You can go to the Rapides Parish Courthouse and check in person, or check the website. It helps to know the county, and if the crime was in a different state entirely, you might have to pay for a more complete search.
A criminal history search you can get a report detailing any arrests, charges, or convictions that may be on a person’s record for driving under the influence (DUI), drug Possession, kidnapping, sex offenses which could include rape, and sexual assault, violent crimes including assault, battery and murder, or theft, breaking and entering.
Money & Commissary
The rules for sending funds to someone in jail can change at any time, so review the Cheneyville Police Jail website before you send any funds.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Cheneyville 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 Cheneyville Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 318-279-2156 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 Cheneyville Police Jail store. You can purchase several different things here, like personal items, food, and things for writing. Bear in mind that you will probably need to use the commissary every day, and any infractions will get that privilege taken away from you.
The Commissary will sell an assortment of different items that inmates can buy if they have money in their trust account. These products include clothes, shoes, small snacks and other food items, as well as 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
All phone calls from the Cheneyville Police Jail are made through a jail approved pre-paid phone account or phone card . Calls made in jail are usually 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 lots of people want to use the phone – so you have to share. If you are under any sort of disciplinary procedure, an inmate’s phone privileges might get cut back or eliminated altogether.
The Cheneyville Police Jail phone number is: 318-279-2156
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 they control how much it costs to make phone calls. The profits these phone service providers make 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 Cheneyville Police Jail. The rates are posted and there are at least two pricing tiers 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 learning 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 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 circumstances 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 cases like this, the jail or prison has set their inmate calling prices in a way that nobody can save you money.
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