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Lake Oswego Police Jail Information
380 A Avenue
Lake Oswego, OR 97034-3036
The Lake Oswego Police Jail is located at 380 A Avenue in Lake Oswego, OR and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Lake Oswego Police Department.This guide tells you information about everything a person needs to know about the Lake Oswego Police Jail, like how to find an inmate at the Lake Oswego Police Jail, the jail’s phone number and address, booking and intake procedures, how to find your court records, and everything else.
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This guide is designed to give information and tips you need to make helping a friend or family member get out of jail a little less stressful. If you have questions, please feel free to ask them, and also any tips or comments that might help other people in the same situation is much appreciated.
Lake Oswego Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you have a friend or family member that has gone to jail and need to find them? Do you know a family member or friend that has been arrested and you want to find out what jail they’re in?
To search who is in jail at the Lake Oswego Police Jail you will have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Lake Oswego Police Jail Inmate Lookup has information about individuals who have been arrested and are in custody, which includes status, and schedule for visitation. Also, you can find the same information on anyone arrested and processed or released within the past 24 hours. Prisoners are listed in alphabetical order by their last name. You can locate the information quicker if you’ve got your friend or family member’s name, birth date, or inmate ID.
Lake Oswego Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The intake procedure at the Lake Oswego Police Jail includes these steps:
They’ll put you in a holding cell. If the jail is busy, you will have to wait, sometimes for many hours, before you get processed.
You will answer some basic questions, like your legal name, home address, birth date and an emergency contact, and you will also be asked about your medical and psychological history. Next, you will be issued an inmate number and you will get fingerprinted. Then, all of your personal property will be taken from you and stored until you get released from jail.
They will allow you to use the phone to contact family, friends, or loved one.
If you are expected to be released quickly, you might be able to skip the jumpsuit and keep wearing your own clothes, but if you are not expected to make bail quickly you will be issued a jail issued jumpsuit.
When you post bail, you will be allowed to go home after you get discharged. The discharge process may take anywhere from 10 minutes to hours or even all day long. In simple terms, the faster you can pay your bail, the faster you will be released. It also can depend on if you’ve been given a cash bond amount or if the magistrate has to decide on the amount of bail to be set. For a minor charge, you will be booked and get released without having to post bail. When you get to the end of your sentence and know the date of your release, you should expect to be discharged in the morning.
Lake Oswego Police Jail Visitation
The inmate must give information about each visitor to the Lake Oswego Police Jail in advance. This information will go in a log of approved visitors as an Authorized visit. Each visitor will be required to provide proof of identification. Anyone that gets to visitation or that is not on the visitation list will not be allowed to visit the inmate.
Visitation procedures at Lake Oswego Police Jail can change, so make sure that you call the jail at 503-635-0250 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|
To visit an inmate at the Lake Oswego Police Jail you must have your name on their approved visitation list.
Make sure to take your up to date government issued ID or valid driver’s license when you go to visitation or you will not be allowed to enter.
No phones at Lake Oswego Police Jail, and you will be searched. Personal belongings are not allowed. Anybody probation, parole, or other community corrections supervision must obtain the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent before they can visit. Usually is not going to be approved.
If the 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, this 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 magazines to an inmate at the Lake Oswego Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Lake Oswego 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 Lake Oswego Police Jail, use this address:
Lake Oswego Police Jail
380 A Avenue
Lake Oswego, OR 97034-3036
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Lake Oswego Police Jail
380 A Avenue
Lake Oswego, OR 97034-3036
The mail policy at the Lake Oswego Police Jail is always changing, so we suggest that you double 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 Lake Oswego 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 Lake Oswego 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 access arrest warrants inquiry on the website or you are able to call the jail directly. You have to have their first and last name. Or, you can just go down to the jail and ask the officer in charge. You should be clear that if there is an arrest warrant out for you, you will be taken into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you have a first and last name, and their arrest date, contact the jail, on the phone, go there in person, or check online. An arrest is in the public record and this information is available to anyone.
Court Records are public, and are accessible by anyone. Court Records include a case file that includes a docket and all filings and documents filed in the case. You can access court records on the website, or at the Clackamas County Clerk of Court office in the county where the case was filed.
Every state maintains records of someone’s criminal background. These state databases are all connected and you can track criminal backgrounds from another state. You can go to county courthouse and make an inquiry, or you can check online. It helps to know the county, and in the event that it was in a different state entirely, you may have to pay for a more intensive search.
A criminal history search you are able to get a report detailing any arrests, charges, or convictions that may be on a person’s record for DWI or DUI, drug Possession of drug trafficking, kidnapping, sex offenses which could include rape, and sexual assault, violent crimes including assault, battery and murder, or theft.
Money & Commissary
The rules for sending money to Lake Oswego Police Jail jail inmates change frequently, so check the Lake Oswego Police Jail site when you send funds to an inmate there.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Lake Oswego 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 Lake Oswego Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 503-635-0250 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 Lake Oswego Police Jail store. You can buy a number of things here, such as personal items, food, and things for writing. Bear in mind that you will most likely want to buy things from the commissary daily, and any infractions will cause you to lose commissary privileges.
The Commissary will sell a selection of different products that inmates can buy 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
The only phone calls that Lake Oswego Police Jail inmates are allowed to make are with a pre-paid phone card or account, or are collect calls . Jail phone calls are usually pricier than regular phone calls. Phone calls are restricted on when and how often you can use the phone, but bear in mind that a long line can form at the phones, because everyone wants to use the phone, too. If you break the rules and are disciplined, phone calls could be reduced or totally denied.
Phone Number: 503-635-0250
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service providers have a monopoly at each facility that they are the exclusive phone provider 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 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 Lake Oswego Police Jail. The prices are posted and there are at least two pricing tiers based on where the inmate is calling. The following three factors 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 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 inmate phone calls. 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 these cases, the facility has set their inmate calling prices in a way that nobody can save you money.
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