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Visiting someone in a jail can be a nervous time. It's okay to be a little bit anxious and it's totally understandable. Maybe you've never been inside a jail before and you are feeling a little bit scared of the idea.
It's okay. That's why we are here to help you. We want to be sure you understand the rules and guidelines of visiting an inmate at Harris County - The 1200 Jail so that you can be a little less worried and hopefully less anxious. ... continue here
Anytime someone has to deal with incarceration it can be a challenging and frightening experience. If you've never dealt with a jail situation, you may find yourself quite overwhelmed when it comes to trying to figure out the system and how to find someone in it.
Another challenge often faced by loved ones is the process of posting bond. Whether you are faced with the challenge of understanding the different types of bonds or figuring out how and where to pay them, it can be quite disconcerting to figure it all out. ... continue here
We are here to help you do that. Don't worry we understand this time can be difficult. You may be distressed about a love one who has recently been arrested or perhaps you are just trying to figure out how to get in touch with someone at the Harris County - 1200 Jail.
You can reach inmates who are housed at the 1200 Jail via visitation, mail, and phone (collect only). ... continue here