Umass Amherst Police Jail
The Umass Amherst Police Jail in Hampshire County serves the city of Amherst and other smaller towns in Hampshire. To visit an inmate at Umass Amherst Police Jail, you'll need to travel to Amherst, MA, 01003-9600 in Hampshire. The address is 585 E Pleasant St. It's important to verify the location of your inmate before traveling.
Prisons in MA like Umass Amherst Police Jail can often make it difficult and costly for inmates to call the outside. Some prisons charge over $10 a minute to make a long distance phone call. The best way to avoid these fees is to set up a local phone number that will ring your phone number(s) no matter where you live. Securtel.us provides this service and you can reach them at inmate calls
. To send mail to an inmate you can visit send postcards
. Call your inmate to get details about mail, visitation and approved prison call times. Each type of facility in MA will have its own rules. Your loved one will generally always know the rules for that facility.
Umass Amherst Police Jail is a Police Department Jail. It's important to know the type of prison facility because this will largely determine what is permitted. Everything in prison costs money. Soap, toothpaste, phone calls and stamps and envelopes must all be purchased at the commissary. Step one is to get set up with phone service so you can communicate. Then you can learn what an inmate needs and how to properly send it.
Umass Amherst Police Jail is in the EST time zone. So make adjustments in your call times if you aren't in that same timezone. It's important for prison families to help each other to help their loved ones inside and out. By sharing information about Umass Amherst Police Jail with other families, it will help them avoid mistakes and confusion that no one needs or wants.