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Bay Springs Police Jail Information
39 South 6Th Street
Bay Springs, MS 39422
The Bay Springs Police Jail is located at 39 South 6Th Street in Bay Springs, MS and is a medium security police department jail operated by the Bay Springs Police Department.This site will tell you information about everything one might want to know about the Bay Springs Police Jail, such as how to find out who’s in jail at the Bay Springs Police Jail, the jail’s address and phone number, intake procedures, how to find your court records, and much more.
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This guide is meant to give information that you need to make helping someone get out of jail easier. If you have questions, please feel free to ask it, and please leave any tips or comments that would be beneficial to other people in the same situation will be appreciated.
Bay Springs Police Jail Inmate Search
Do you know someone that is in jail and want to find out where they are? Do you know a family member or friend who has been arrested and you don’t know how to find out where they are?
In order to search who is in jail at the Bay Springs Police Jail you have to use the search form.
Who’s In Jail
The Bay Springs Police Jail Inmate List has information about individuals who were arrested and are now in jail, which includes custody status, and times the inmate can have visitors. Also, you can get info on anyone who has been arrested or released in the past 24 hours. Jail inmates are shown in alphabetical order by last name. You will be able to locate their arrest information faster if you have your friend or family member’s first and last name, birth date, or inmate ID Number.
Bay Springs Police Jail Policies and Procedures
The jail intake process at the Bay Springs Police Jail includes each of these steps:
You will be placed in a waiting area or cell. If the jail is really busy, you will have to wait, sometimes for many hours, before you get processed.
First, you will answer some questions, like what is your legal name, home address, birth date and an emergency contact person, and you will also be asked about your medical and mental history. Next, you will be issued an inmate ID number and your fingerprints will be taken. Then, Any property you have will get taken away from you and stored until you get released from jail.
They will allow you to use the phone to talk to a member of your family, friend, or loved one.
If they expect that you will make bail and be released quickly, you will be allowed to keep wearing your own clothes, if not you will be issued a jumpsuit.
When you finally post bail, you will be discharged from jail. Getting discharged may take from 30 minutes to all day. Or, simply, the faster bail is posted, the faster you will get discharged. Also, how fast you get released will depend on if you’ve got a cash bond amount or if a magistrate needs to decide on how much your bail will be. For a minor offense, you will get booked and then released on your recognizance without having to pay bail. If you have served a sentence in jail and know the discharge date, you should plan to be discharged between 9am and noon.
Bay Springs Police Jail Visitation
To have visitors, you have to list information about each visitor to the Bay Springs Police Jail in advance of the visit. This information will go into a log of visitors for the inmate. Every visitor will be required to provide acceptable photo identification when visiting an inmate. Visitors arriving late or that is not on the visitation list will not be allowed to attend visitation.
Visitation procedures frequently change, so it would be wise to call the facility at 601-764-4112 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|
In order to visit someone at the Bay Springs Police Jail you must have your name on the inmate’s approved 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 phones are allowed at Bay Springs Police Jail, and you will be searched. No personal belongings. Anyone on must obtain the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent prior to a visit. Usually is not going to be approved.
If the visitor is younger than 18 years of age is related to 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 even magazines to an inmate at the Bay Springs Police Jail. Incoming and outgoing inmate mail at the Bay Springs 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 Bay Springs Police Jail, use this address:
Bay Springs Police Jail
39 South 6Th Street
Bay Springs, MS 39422
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Bay Springs Police Jail
39 South 6Th Street
Bay Springs, MS 39422
The Bay Springs Police Jail inmate mail policy changes frequently, so it would be best to check the site 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 Bay Springs 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 Bay Springs 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 find out by checking the court records online or you are able to call the court directly. You have to have the person’s first and last name. Or, you can just go the jail in person and ask one of the officers. You should know that there is an outstanding warrant for your arrest, they will take you into custody immediately.
Arrest Record Search
If you know a person’s name, and possibly an arrest date, contact the jail, on the phone, in person, or you can check online. Records of arrests are in the public record and the information is freely available.
Court Records are public, and are accessible by anyone. These records include a case file containing a docket sheet and any documents and filings filed in your court case. You can access your court records via the internet service ‘Public Access to Court Electronic Records’, or at Clerk of Court in the jurisdiction where the case was filed.
Each and every state maintains a record of people’s criminal past. These online databases are linked together so you are able to track criminal backgrounds from another state. Go to county courthouse and make an inquiry, or check online. You must know which county the crime occured in, and in the event that it was in a totally different state, you may have to pay a fee for a more intensive search.
A criminal records search you will get a report detailing any arrests, charges, or convictions that may be on a person’s record for DWI or DUI, drug crimes like possession or trafficking, kidnapping, rape or other sexual assault, violent crimes like assault or murder, or theft.
Money & Commissary
The procedure to send funds to inmates at the Bay Springs Police Jail change frequently, so it would be best to double check the Bay Springs Police Jail site before you send money to an inmate.
How To Send Money to an Inmate at Bay Springs 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 Bay Springs Police Jail uses changes frequently, so it is best to call them at 601-764-4112 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 Bay Springs Police Jail store. An inmate can purchase several different things here, such as personal items, food, and things for writing. Keep in mind that you will probably want 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 products that the inmate 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 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
All phone calls from the Bay Springs Police Jail are with a pre-paid phone card or account, or are collect calls . Jail phone calls are a lot more expensive 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 bear in mind that a long line can form at the phones, because everyone wants to use the phone, too. If you break the jail rules, phone privileges might get cut back or forbidden completely.
Phone Number: 601-764-4112
How To Save Money on Inmate Calls
Correctional facility phone service companies have a monopoly at every facility that they operate, which means that they they control how much it costs to make phone calls. The money these phone service providers make off of all of the 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 Bay Springs Police Jail. The rates are posted and there are at least two types of prices based on where the inmate is calling. The following 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 the other correctional facilities like state prisons, and local and county jails finding 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 rate and in most cases is able to offer you an inmate calling number that will save you significantly on calling your inmate. There are some circumstances where we won’t be able to save you any money, and therefore we will not offer you an inmate calling number. In cases like this, the facility has set their phone rates so high that nobody will be able to save you money.
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