Phone

The Truth about Prison Phone Calls

Your inmate needs to stay connected to friends and family. While lots of information can be shared on the phone, precautions must be taken so that everyone involved can avoid having future problems.

Phone Calls are Recorded

If your inmate wants to discuss the case with you by phone, use extreme caution going forward. The only calls that are not recorded from a prison are calls between the… Read more

Contacting Inmates

Best Days for Inmate Phone Calls

As much as you would like to talk to your inmate each day, the cost of inmate phone calls makes this impossible for most people. If your budget can only handle a couple of calls a week, tell your inmate to call you on Thursdays and Sundays.

Thursday

Thursday phone calls give you almost the entire workweek to take care of business and you will be able… Read more

Contacting Inmates

Why Can’t I Put a Three-Way Call Through for an Inmate?

Your inmate might ask you to put a telephone call of his through to another person by using the three-way system. Most cell phones and landlines are set up so that three people can converse on one phone call. Jails around the country typically don’t allow this. Here are some of the facts.

Why Do Inmates Ask about Three-Way Calls?

  • The three-way system allows inmates to speak