Androscoggin County Jail now offers Securus 'SecureView' Tablet Rentals to their inmates.
Securus is the same company that handles the inmate phone system, video visitations, email and texting and digital letters.
The tablets can be rented on a monthly basis and while not directly connected to the internet, the inmates can use them for the following activities:
Here's how it works:
They may not be directly connected to the internet, but inmates at Androscoggin County Jail either currently, or may soon be able to be able to rent tablets within the jail that allow them to have access to the following services and information:
The availability of tablets may seem like something that inmates who are serving time do not deserve, but here are some of the benefits for inmates in Androscoggin County:
To rent a tablet for an inmate in Androscoggin County follow these instructions:
For all Androscoggin County information on Tablet Rentals for your inmate, check out our Tablet Rental Page.
To send a secure email message to an inmate in Androscoggin County Jail follow these steps:
For all information on how to Text/Email an Inmate in Androscoggin County Jail check out our Secure Messaging Guide for Androscoggin County.
To set up a phone account so that your inmate can call you from Androscoggin County do the following:
1. Enroll in an account with Securus Technologies.
2. Choose one of three account types, Securus Debit, Advance Connect or Direct Bill.
3. Choose [facility_name_1}, then connect with your inmate.
4. If you have any questions, call Securus: 972-734-1111 or 800-844-6591.
To find out fees, how to's, calling times, limits on phone calls and other systems Securus has do that you can communicate with your Androscoggin County inmate, check out our Inmate Phone Page.
NOTE: All of your inmate's phone calls are recorded and stored. It is advised not to discuss their pending case.
To schedule and set up a visit, either at-the-jail or remotely from your home, follow these instructions:
To get more complete instructions, and understand visit lengths, times, locations, fees and all the other rules including children, dress codes and more, check out or Visit Inmate Page.
NOTE: All visits are recorded and whatever you say and do will be monitored. It is best to never discuss sensitive information regarding your inmate's pending case.
To send a commissary carepack (food, snacks and goods) directly to an inmate in Androscoggin County Jail follow these steps:
For all information, tips and available items for shipping Commissary packages to an inmate in Androscoggin County Jail check out our Commissary Instructions Page for Androscoggin County.
To send commissary money to an inmate in Androscoggin County Jail follow these steps:
For all information on how to Send Money to an inmate's account check out our full money and commissary guide for Androscoggin County Jail.