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Consequences of Contraband Mail

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What Type of Arrest Warrants Will Cause Social Security Benefits to Stop?

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How to Get Your Visitation Suspension Lifted

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Getting a Felon's Voting Rights Restored in Illinois

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Cost Effective Ways to Visit an Inmate

The expenses of traveling to visit your inmate can add up quickly. These cost saving measures will make it less painful for your budget. Traveling by car Gas up early Gas up on a weekday. Many gas stations raise the price of a gallon shortly before the weekend. Filling up the tank on a weekday, […]

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Why Commissary is Important

Commissary funds are deposited to an inmate's account so he or she can purchase personal hygiene items, stationery supplies and snacks. Some lists also offer clothing, electronics, books and phone cards, among other things. A Relief from Hunger Inmates are typically fed two to three meals a day. The ingredients are high in calorie and […]

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The Pasco County Central Detention Center - Land O' Lakes in Land of Lakes, Pasco County, Florida, like all jails is a maximum security facility. Because the inmates in this jail range from low level offenders to those being held for violent crimes like robbery, rape and murder, the security level is as high as is it is in any maximum security state prison. Some of the security features in this facility include security cameras, electronic detection and reinforced fencing topped with razor wire. Correctional officers in Pasco County Central Detention Center - Land O' Lakes are armed with mace and trained to use physical force to protect themselves and other inmates from violence.

The men, women and juveniles being held in the Pasco County Central Detention Center - Land O' Lakes are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Pasco County Court System already and been sentenced to a period of time of one year or less. When an inmate is sentenced to a year or more, they are admitted into the Florida Prison or Federal Prison System. Inmates in the Pasco County Central Detention Center - Land O' Lakes are fed three meals a day totaling 2,500 calories, are allowed access to phones to contact friends and family members, are allowed at least one hour a day for exercise, have access to books, bathroom and shower facilities. The inmates are allowed mail to be delivered to them as well as newspapers and magazine from trusted outside publishers.

The other jail facility in Pasco County, Florida is: Pasco County Jail West - CLOSED. In addition, Pasco County houses the following juvenile facility: Pasco Juvenile Detention Center.

On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: Pasco County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Pasco County Central Detention Center - Land O' Lakes Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Pasco County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.



Pasco County Central Detention Center - Land O' Lakes Inmate Search

Land O' Lakes Detention Center

STATE COUNTY BEDS
Florida Pasco 1500
PHYSICAL ADDRESS
20101 Central Blvd
Land of Lakes, FL 34637
INMATE MAIL
Inmate's Full Name, BN # (POSTCARDS ONLY!)
Detention Central – Land O’ Lakes
20101 Central Blvd.
Land of Lakes, FL 34637
FAX NUMBERS
Land of Lakes Police: 727-816-1132

VISITATION: Inmates must submit a request, listing who he / she would like to visit. This requires name, date of birth and address. Once the visitation list is approved (usually within 48 hours of being submitted by the inmate), the visitor must call for a visiting appointment .

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Visitation request calls can only be made on Wednesday and Thursday from 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM. ** The numbers to call are (813) 235-6085, (727) 844-7778 or (352) 518-5000, ext. 6085 or 6036.


HOW TO DO VIDEO VISITATION:

1. Register Online.

2. Create an Account here.

3. Schedule a Visit Here. If it is a video visit from your home (aka a virtual visit, you need to add funds).

4. Visit and login at the correct time of your scheduled visit.

Local Visits are free. Virtual visits cost $0.50 each minute. You can 'buy' time with a Visa, Mastercard or prepaid card. 

To get an Inmate's CIN#, call 877‐399‐3343.

For full Instructions on how to do Video Visits, go here.



 

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Restrictions on Greeting Cards for Inmates

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  1. Dee Tue, Apr 23 2013 12:00 PM

    Thank you for your hard work and dedication.

  2. Crystal Mon, Jul 01 2013 2:46 PM

    How do I send him a post card? Do I write his Cell number on it, his pod? his CIN# his name? Help me out here.

  3. Jackie Sun, Jul 14 2013 1:25 PM

    Who r u trying to contact Crystal?

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    What does a ADCC mean? On a charge of domestic battery.

  5. Sara Wed, Aug 07 2013 10:50 AM

    Does everybody else feel like trying to accomplish anything with the Pasco County Detention Center is like a wild goose chase?

  6. HRC Fri, Oct 04 2013 7:51 PM

    What phone number do you call to find out if an inmates property is ready for release at land o lakes jail pasco county fl?

  7. Abby Fri, Dec 20 2013 9:53 PM

    What information needs to be on the envelope when mailing to a inmate at your facility????

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Visiting an Inmate in the Pasco County Central Detention Center in Florida

Visiting an inmate Pasco County Central Detention Center can be an enjoyable experience as long as the rules are followed. There are exact policies and procedures that must be followed by the inmate and the guest. In order to have a safe, enjoyable experience please observe the following:

  • Juveniles must be accompanied by adult, parent, or legal guardian
  • 3-18 years old visitors must be on the visitation list
  • 0-14 years old must have an original birth certificate with seal to present
  • 15-18 years old and older must have valid picture ID such as driver's license, state ID, current military ID, or passport with current address and date of birth
  • Visitors sign in 30 minutes before visitation time
  • One adult to one child. This does not include a handheld infant.

Visitors

  • Must be orderly
  • Are subject to search
  • Can be charged with a felony for contraband
  • Are responsible for their children
  • Will be asked to leave if:
    • Children are unruly
    • Smoking or chewing gum – will be denied future visits
    • If disorderly, perceived to under the influence, or obscene

Other visitation guidelines

  • One special visit granted for extenuating circumstances – approved by shift supervisor
  • One regular visitation per week for 2 hours
  • Up to 3 visitors at a time
  • If visitor leaves they cannot return until next visit
  • Clothing
    • No layers
    • No holes showing skin
    • No transparent clothing, tank tops, coats, concealing clothing, tights, spandex, zippered or button-up sweaters, or hooded clothing
    • You can wear shorts, skorts, skirts at the knee or below
  • Never remove your visitor's pass. If damaged pass, your visit can be revoked.
  • Inmates can make a list of 15 visitors who names will go on the Inmate Visitation List to visit

How to schedule a visit with an inmate

  • By appointment only
  • First visit must be schedule by phone. You must call 1-6 days in advance (That does not include weekends or holidays.)
  • Call-in times are 7:30 am – 3:30 pm on Wednesday and Thursday
  • Call-in numbers (813) 235-6085, (813) 235-6036, (727) 847-5878 or (352)518-5000 ext. 6085 or 6036
  • After the first visit you can:
    • Fill out written request visitation form which you can get from the Detention Central Front Desk. Fill out 4-7 days in advance and provide a phone number to be reached.
    • Go on the internet to www.pascosheriff.com and click on “In Custody." Click inmate's name and then “Schedule Visitation." Fill out the form and wait for your confirmation email. If you don't get an email telling you the visit is scheduled, your request is not made.

There are many rules and regulations for all involved when it comes to inmate contact and communication. This is for the safety of all inmates, visitors, and staff. Please help us to keep everyone safe by adhering to all rules and regulations.

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How to use the Inmate Search for Pasco County Central Detention Center in Florida

At the Pasco County Central Detention Center we understand that it's important to be able to find you loved one once they've been incarcerated. Thanks to the internet and search capabilities this has gotten much easier.

[Article_Ad_2]The more information you can input on the individual you are looking for the easier it will be for you to find them. But even if you don't have all the information asked for, you can probably find them through the search eventually.

We try to help you find your loved ones even if they are not in our facility. We have inmate search information for county jails, state and federal prisons. By clicking on these links you can begin your search.

To find someone in Pasco County Central Detention Center first click on the link that says County Jail Inmate List. This will take you to the “In Custody" page where you need to fill in some information. You can enter:

  • Last Name
  • First Name
  • Booking Number

There are 1,500 beds in our facility and almost that many inmates, so the more information you can enter into these three filters, the easier it is for you to locate the inmate you are seeking. If you know all three pieces of information, you will be taken immediately to that inmate's information, if they are in our facility. If you only know one piece, your list will be longer, but it will lessen the list.

For instance if you entered the last name “Jones" you might come up with 15 or so possibilities. But if you put in a first name, you'd get less to choose from.

So, type the information you do know into the blank boxes. Then click where it says “Filter." This begins your search. Now, scroll down and you will see a list of names that matches your search.

If you see the inmate you are searching for, just click the little icon on the left under the Select column. This will take you directly to their information.

If you didn't enter enough data and your list is very long you can sort by the column headers to make your deeper search a little easier. There are column headers for Last Name, First Name, Middle Name, Suffix (Jr., Sr., etc.), DOB, and more. So, if you clicked on the column header for First Name your list would become alphabetical by First Name.

You can see from the column headers that there is a lot of information available on this page. You can see:

  • Name
  • Date of birth
  • Race
  • Sex
  • Booking number
  • Booking date
  • Booking time

Once you locate the individual you are searching for, you can click on the icon under the Select column and go to their Individual's Charge Report page. This page will give you much more detailed information about the inmate including:

  • Age and birth information
  • Home address
  • Physical characteristics & a picture, if available
  • Arrest & charges information
  • Inmate Visitation Request link
  • Vine Victim Notification link
  • Jpay.com link – so you can send money to the inmate
  • And court case, bonding, and release information, if available

The Individual's Charge Report page is full of information. This is an informational page only and should not be relied on for any type of legal action.

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Communicating with an Inmate Housed at the Pasco County Central Detention Center in Florida

When someone you love or care about has been arrested one of the first questions you may face is how do I contact them? This is a very good question. The answer may be different depending on where your loved one is incarcerated. Here's some helpful information for Pasco County Central Detention Center.

You can contact an inmate by:

  • Phone
  • Visitation
  • Mail

Here at the Pasco County Central Detention Center and in any detention situation, keeping in contact with your loved one is important. We understand that and gladly encourage various forms of communication. Here we will talk about how to contact the inmate via telephone and mail.

Phone Contact

An inmate has the right to reasonable contact with anyone as long as there are no legal restrictions. However, there are rules and requirements that must be followed.

  • They will be allowed one phone call after intake into the facility
  • Inmates can only make collect phone calls going outside of the facility
  • General phone privileges are from 9:30 am to 11:00 pm except during things like emergencies or an inmate count
  • The only time an inmate can call “not collect" is upon release. This call is free.
  • Cannot call anyone inside detention center
  • Phone assistance – Inmate Calling Solutions (ICS) 1-888-506-8407
    • call this number for any problems or questions with prepaid accounts, blocking or unblocking numbers
    • You can set up a prepaid account for the inmate at http://www.icsolutions.com/ this will allow them to call your cell

Mail Contact and Restrictions

Letters to and from people you care about are important. Pasco County Central Detention Center does not prevent this type of communication. Inmates can write letters and receive unlimited mail within certain guidelines. Just like with many things, there must be restrictions. Security concerns make mail restrictions very explicit, but they must be followed.

  • Mail should be addressed to:
    • (Inmate's Name) (CIN#)

Detention Central (LOL)
20101 Central Blvd.
Land O'Lakes, FL 34637

  • ALL mail must be on a Pre-Stamped Postcard
    • Only exception is court or governmental official mail
  • Mail not following rules will be returned to sender unopened
  • Outgoing mail going to another Pasco Detention facility must follow these same guidelines
  • Postcards available for purchase or Indigent inmates will receive postcards
  • Postcards with the following on them will not be accepted:
    • Perfume or Lipstick
    • Drawings, other Markings, or Codes
    • Stickers
    • Foreign substances

Receiving Pictures:

Inmates in Pasco Detention Facilities can receive photographs (pictures) if they've been in the facility over one month. Photographs must follow certain policies, as well. Inmates must inform the sender of all rules.

  • Up to 10 pictures one time every 6 months
  • Pictures have to be 4" x 6" (four by six inches) or smaller
  • Envelope should be addressed the same as standard postcard
  • Envelope should be labeled “Photos Enclosed"
  • If sender sends anything besides photos, the entire package will be returned.

Books or publications such as magazines:

Just like with most forms of communication. There are rules and restrictions that must be followed. There are many things not allowed. Anything that does not follow the rules will be discarded or returned.

  • Inmates can have up to 4 publications like books or magazines in their cell at one time.
  • If they have more than 4, they must donate them to the facility library or throw them away.
  • Books/publications must be mailed only through the US Postal Service, UPS, or FedX and come directly from the publisher or Internet bookstore

Books or publications not permitted:

  • No hardcover books are allowed without prior approval from the Operation Support Lieutenant
  • No newspapers or large books over 8 ½" x 11" x 2 1/2" (8 ½" x 11" is the size of a piece of notebook paper).
  • Books or publications with objectionable material such as:
    • Sexually explicit material like nudity, pornographic material
    • Anything explaining:
      • How to construct or modify electronic equipment
      • How to construct or modify any weapon or explosives
    • Materials which:
      • Encourage or instruct on how to escape
      • Encourage riots or riotous behavior
      • Encourage any type of hatred or violence
      • Jeopardize security/safety of the public, inmates, or staff

If an inmate has books or publications refused according to the guidelines, the items will be returned to the publisher. The inmate will have to contact the publisher or seller to arrange a refund. Any approved books or publications must have the inserts removed by mailroom staff for safety purposes. Also, the publication must have the inmate's name in the inside front cover. This can be on an address label or handwritten. If the inmate's name is removed, the book is contraband and will be thrown away or donated to the library.

Communication channels are encouraged and we do our best to make your communications enjoyable. By following these rules we can keep everyone safe.

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