Meagher County Jail & Sheriff Inmate Tablet Rental

Meagher County Jail & Sheriff

Address:
101 W. Crawford
White Sulphur Springs, MT 59645

Phone:

406-266-3441

Meagher County Jail & Sheriff Inmate Tablet Rental

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Meagher County Jail & Sheriff Makes Announcement about Inmate Tablet Rentals

They may not be directly connected to the internet, but inmates at Meagher County Jail & Sheriff 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:

  • Phone Calls - Inmates may make calls directly from their tablet allowing for more privacy. The rates are the same as the phones in the unit, and the calls are still recorded and monitored.
  • eMessaging - Communicate via a text based message or picture. Fee based system.
  • Job Search - Using JobView, a secure job search application, inmates have the ability to see what jobs are available when they are released.
  • Education - Free educational platform and course catalog that provides thousands of educational resources.
  • Self Help -Inmates have daily access to mental health and addiction recovery programming.
  • Music - Top-40, Hip-Hop, Country, Rock, Gospel, and more.
  • Law Library -  Legal research with up-to-date case information.
  • eBooks - Thousands of available titles.
  • Religion - Religious resources for spiritual guidance.
  • Games - Inmates can play their favorite games. Available through monthly subscriptions
  • Facility Services - Digital access to submitted forms, requests, facility documents, and notifications from staff.

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 Meagher County:

  • Keeps inmates busy.
  • The threat of losing access to tablets keeps them better behaved.
  • Safer for the staff to keep inmates happy.
  • Allows communication with family members.
  • Educational programming.
  • Legal research.
  • Social programming such as anger management, substance abuse, etc.

How to Have Remote Video Visits with an Inmate in Meagher County

To register and sign up for a remote visitation account with Inmate Canteen to communicate with your Meagher County Jail & Sheriff inmate, follow the instructions below:

  • Register and create an account with Inmate Canteen, or log in if you already have an account.
  • Inmate Canteen has excellent quality video visits between your home device and a video terminal in the inmate's housing area.
  • This is a fee based service.
  • After you are signed in, select Montana, the Meagher County Jail & Sheriff, thn the inmate you wish to visit.
  • Select the Visit option. Follow the prompts on screen to set up a time to visit with your inmate.
  • Direct link to How to set up a Video Visit with Inmate Canteen.

For all the information you need to know, including instructions, policies, tips and solutions to possible issues regarding visiting with an inmate (both at the facility and remotely) in Meagher County, visit our full page guide

NOTE: All video visits are recorded and stored. Whatever you talk about, can and will be used against your inmate in court. Never discuss their pending criminal case!
Also, be warned that some video visits providers are collecting voice prints for a database which law enforcement agencies are building.


 

How to Have Remote Video Visits with an Inmate in Meagher County

To register and sign up for a remote visitation account with Inmate Canteen to communicate with your Meagher County Jail & Sheriff inmate, follow the instructions below:

  • Register and create an account with your Meagher County inmate using Inmate Canteen.
  • Inmate Canteen has excellent quality video visits between your home device and a video terminal in the inmate's housing area at Meagher County Jail & Sheriff.
  • You can also send and receive secure messages and use them to make and receive phone calls with your Meagher County inmate.
  • This is a fee based service.

Instructions for Inmate Video Visitation:
- Register or Log in to your account
- Select Meagher County Jail & Sheriff and the inmate you wish to visit.
- Select the "Video Visit an Inmate" option
- Follow the prompts on screen to schedule the visit.

For all the information you need to know, including instructions, policies, tips and solutions to possible issues regarding visiting with an inmate (both at the jail and remotely) in Meagher County, visit our full page guide

NOTE: All video visits are recorded and stored. Whatever you talk about, can and will be used against your inmate in court. Never discuss their pending criminal case!
Also, be warned that some video visits providers are collecting voice prints for a database which law enforcement agencies are building.


 

How to Send a Secure Email Message to an Inmate in Meagher County

To send a secure email message to an inmate in Meagher County Jail & Sheriff follow these steps:

  • Register with Inmate Canteen to create an account or log in if you already have one.
  • Select Montana, then select Meagher County Jail & Sheriff, and then the inmate you want to send your message to.
  • Add money to your account.
  • Verify your email.
  • Send message.
  • NOTE: All messages between you and your Meagher County inmate will be permanently recorded and seen by the staff and could be used against your inmate in court.

For all information on how to Text/Email an Inmate in Meagher County Jail & Sheriff, the costs, rules, policies and more check out our Secure Messaging Guide for Meagher County.


 

How Do Inmates in Meagher County Jail & Sheriff Make Phone Calls?

To receive phone calls from inmates in Meagher County, or to assist them in making phone calls to other people, follow these steps:

  • Meagher County Jail & Sheriff uses the services of Inmate Canteen.
  • Register online, or log in if you already have an account with them. (Note: Chrome works best with this website)
  • Services for Meagher County inmates and their families and friends include Collect Calling, PIN Debits or Purchasing Calling Cards.

Instructions on Purchasing Calling Cards or setting up to receive calls from an inmate:

  • Register or Log in to your account
  • Select Montana, then Meagher County Jail & Sheriff, then the inmate you wish to purchase a phone card or calling time for.
  • Select the "Purchase Phone Card for an Inmate" option.
  • Follow the prompts on screen to purchase the phone card for your inmate in Meagher County.

For all the information regarding phone calls with Meagher County inmates; rules, policies, phone calling times, limits and more visit our Inmate Phone Page.


 

How to Send a Carepack Commissary Package Directly to an Inmate in Meagher County

To send a commissary carepack (food, snacks and goods) directly to an inmate in Meagher County Jail & Sheriff follow these steps:

  • Register to create an account, or Log in to your account at Inmate Canteen if you already have one.
  • Select Montana, then Meagher County Jail & Sheriff, and then the inmate you wish to purchase commissary items for.
  • Select the "Purchase Commissary Items" option.
  • Follow the prompts on screen to purchase items for an inmate.
  • Maximum spend is $125.00.
  • NOTE: Meagher County Jail & Sheriff may at times only allow online deposits for your inmate to purchase their own commissary locally. 

For all information, tips and to see the hundreds of available items for shipping Commissary packages to an inmate in Meagher County Jail & Sheriff, or to see how deposit money so that your inmate can purchase their own commissary, check out our Commissary Instructions Page for Meagher County.


 

How to Send a Carepack Commissary Package Directly to an Inmate in Meagher County

To send a commissary carepack (food, snacks and goods) directly to an inmate in Meagher County Jail & Sheriff follow these steps:

  • Register to create an account, or Log in to your account at Inmate Canteen if you already have one.
  • Select Montana, then Meagher County Jail & Sheriff, and then the inmate you wish to purchase commissary items for.
  • Select the "Purchase Commissary Items" option.
  • Follow the prompts on screen to purchase items for an inmate.
  • Maximum spend is $125.00.

For all information, tips and to see the hundreds of available items for shipping Commissary packages to an inmate in Meagher County Jail & Sheriff, or to see how deposit money so that your inmate can purchase their own commissary, check out our Commissary Instructions Page for Meagher County.


 

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