Beaver County Jail is located in Beaver County, Oklahoma and is the primary jail for that county. Know somebody incarcerated at Beaver County Jail? This guide gives you about anything a person needs to know about Beaver County Jailsuch as the following: Find out who’s in jail at Beaver County Jail? Find mugshots and inmate photos. The jail’s address and phone number. Bail and bail bondsmen. Booking and intake procedures. Court information. And more…
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The thought of getting arrested and going to jail is a scary and stressful situation, not only for whoever is incarcerated, but also their family, friends, and loved ones. This guide is meant to offer advice and information you need to make getting locked up a lot easier. If you have questions, please feel free to ask it in the comment section below, and any comments or feedback that might be beneficial to other people in the same situation would be appreciated.
Beaver County Jail
P.O. Box 687
Beaver, OK 73952
Phone Number and Fax Number
Phone Number: (580) 625-4549
Map and Directions
Inmate Search – Find Out Who’s In Jail
Do you have a family member, loved one, or friend in jail and don’t know how to locate them?
Do you know someone that has been arrested and you need to find out what jail they’re in?
In order to search who is in jail at Beaver County Jail you have to click on their link and use the inmate search.
The Beaver County Jail Inmate Search has information on people who have been arrested, which includes status, how much their bail is, and times you can visit. Also, you can get info for anybody arrested and booked or discharged in the past 24 hours. Jail inmates are shown in alphabetical order by last name. You can get their arrest information quicker if you have your friend or family member’s full name, birth date, or arrest number.
If the person you’re searching for may be at another county jail you can check our guide to other Oklahoma jails: Oklahoma County Jails
A mugshot, or jail booking picture, is a picture taken by the police when you are processed at the jail intake. They will take one full face and a profile photo. Your full name and jail ID number will be in the photos, and they are on file.
Mugshots of Beaver County Jail prisoners can be found online, or you can see them at the Beaver County Jail. When viewing online you will have to input the prisoner’s name, and an arrest date.
How To Get Your Mugshot Removed
Trying to figure out how to get your mugshot removed from the Beaver County Jail website? This is difficult, as the mugshot is a matter of public record. To get your mugshot taken down you need to file a ‘Petition to Expunge’. Basically, this means that your arrest record will be sealed, and unavailable to the public. It is difficult to do this, and you will most likely need the services of a lawyer.
For a more in-depth article about getting your mugshot taken down, the different mugshot websites, and the mugshot removal websites: How To Remove Your Mugshot from the Internet
Bail & Bail Bondsmen – How To Get Out of Jail
Naturally, once you’re arrested and put in jail, your only thought is about how to get out. After you’ve gone through booking, your bail will be determined by the magistrate. If you don’t get a bail set this might mean that you will either be free to go until your court date, or you don’t get released while you wait for your court date.
If you are released you must agree to be there for your court date, and until that date you must not go out of town.
In most cases, prisoners are given early release in exchange for good behavior if they respect the rules and area a good inmate while incarcerated.
If you prove to be trustworthy, you may be allowed to participate in a work release program. You will have to return to jail each day when you’re finished with work, or you could get to live in a halfway house when you are not working.
Bail is the amount of money that you have to pay to be released from jail until you go to court. The amount you will have to pay depends on how serious your charges are. Someone you know will need to put up ten percent of the total that was set before you can be released. If you don’t show up for your court appearance, the person that bailed you out of jail will lose all of the bail money.
Find Out How Much Someone’s Bail Is
In order to find out how much someone’s bail is, you will have to call the jail. If you’ve got the pertinent information, like name, address and date of birth, they’ll tell you the bail amount. Also, you can find out how much their bail is on the Beaver County Jail site.
How To Bail Someone Out of Jail
Needing to bail someone out of jail is no fun, but in some cases, it’s really easy if you have the money. First, find out if their bail is a Cash Only Bond. If so, you will not be able to use a bondsman. Bail can only be paid by cash – the jail can’t take a personal check. As soon as you’ve posted (paid) bond, the inmate will be released to your care. If they don’t violate the terms of their bail, you’ll get your money back.
If bail is set too high, or you can’t afford it yourself, you should use a bail bondsman. Bail bondsmen will generally have a fee of 10 to 15 percent of the total bail amount, and usually with a minimum of $100. This money is non-refundable and is typically cash only. If the bail has been set really high, the bail bondsman may ask to use your assets, such as home, property or cars, as collateral in addition to the fee they charge.
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Other Ways to Get Out of Jail
- Get Time Off For Good Behavior
- Work Release Programs
- Released For Time Served
- Get Out on a Pre-Trial Release Program
- Get Out on House Arrest
- Get Released on Your Own Recognizance
Jail Policies and Procedures
Intake Procedures / Booking
The intake procedure includes each of the following steps:
- They’ll put you in a holding cell. If the jail is really busy, it will take a while to get processed.
- The first thing you will have to is you must answer some questions, like your legal name, street address, birth date and contact person.
- You will also be asked about your mental and medical history.
- You will be given an inmate ID number.
- You will get fingerprinted.
- You will get your mugshot taken.
- Any property you have will get taken away from you and stored until you get discharged from jail.
- You will get to use the telephone to talk to a family member, friend, or bail bondsman.
- If you think you will get released quickly, they will let you keep wearing your own clothes, otherwise you will be given a jail uniform – the jumpsuit.
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Once bail has been posted, you will get released from jail. Getting discharged from jail may take from 15 minutes to all day long. Or, simply, the faster bail is posted, the faster you will get let go. It also might depend on whether or not you’ve been given a cash bond or if a judge needs to decide on how much to set your bail at. For a minor offense, you will simply be booked and then released on your recognizance without having to pay bail. When you have completed your jail sentence and are given a date of your release, expect to get discharged anywhere between the hours of 9am and 12pm.
How To Turn Yourself In
If there is a, or if you need to begin your sentence in jail, it is highly recommended that you do the right thing and go down to the jail and turn yourself in. In the case of an outstanding warrant, go to the jail, and tell someone that you think they might have a warrant out for your arrest. The officer will verify that you have an outstanding arrest warrant, and if they find one, you will be taken into custody. If it is for a jail sentence, go to the jail at the time and date that the sentence order states. Be very careful that you aren’t late. Just bring things that are allowed with you, such as your driver’s license or even state issued ID, prescription medication, and a copy of the sentencing order.
To have visitors, you need to give each visitor’s name and date of birth to the jail in advance. Your visitor’s information will be put into a Visiting log for the inmate. Each visitor is required to provide acceptable photo identification when visiting an inmate. Any visitors showing up late or that is not on the visitation list will not be allowed to visit the inmate.
Visitation procedures at Beaver County Jail can change, so visit the jail site before you go to visitation.
Phone Calls & Phone Usage Policy
Phone calls that inmates are allowed to make from jail are collect calls or through a pre-paid phone account. Calls made in jail are a lot more expensive than regular phone calls. Phone calls are restricted on how often you can use the phone, but inmates should keep in mind that there are a limited number of phones, so all the inmates must share phone time. If you are disciplined for an infraction, phone calls could be reduced or forbidden completely.
Phone Number: (580) 625-4549
Sending Mail to Inmates
All mall sent to inmates has to be sent via the actual US Postal Service. You must not use any other form of delivery. Clearly write the person’s name, prisoner number, and the jail address on the letter. Don’t mail anything in a box or package, padded envelope, plastic bag, or an envelope with metal inside. Any mail gets opened and read and inspected by the jail officers, and the mail will get sent back to the person who mailed it if they decide it is inappropriate.
The address that you should use if you are sending a letter to an inmate at Beaver County Jail is:
Beaver County Jail
P.O. Box 687
Beaver, OK 73952
Here is how you should address the letter:
[INMATE’S FULL NAME]
Beaver County Jail
P.O. Box 687
Beaver, OK 73952
The Beaver County Jail inmate mail policy can change, so review the official Beaver County Jail site when send a letter to someone in jail there.
Get A Lawyer
Even if you’ve been arrested, you have certain rights, the most important of which is your right to request a lawyer. You only get so many phone calls when you get arrested, so it is important to get a friend or relative to find a lawyer when you call them. You might be thinking ‘why do I need a lawyer?’ You’re not required to have an attorney in all cases, an attorney will make sure you know your rights, help protect your best interests and help you navigate through the complicated legal system in your county. The sooner you hire a lawyer to represent you and work on your case, the better.
To read more about this, click: How to Find an Attorney
If you need an attorney, but can’t afford an attorney, you will be given a public defender for a lawyer. The Public Defender has a number of staff such as independent investigators, forensics experts as well as case workers. Public Defenders are full-fledged lawyers, admitted to the Oklahoma State Bar Association and are fully licensed to practice law and represent you in court.
Have you ever had to use a Public Defender or court appointed attorney? Are you satisfied with how they handled your case and represented you in court?
Court records are public record and are available upon request to anyone who requests them – not just the person who they pertain to. Court records are comprised of a court case file with a sheet called a docket sheet and each of the documents in your case. You, and anyone else, can access the records and documents in your court case via the online service, or by going to the Beaver County Clerk of Court where the case was filed.
Clerk of Court
The Beaver County Clerk of Court is a member of the court that manages court records. The Clerk of Court also administer the oath for all court participants, and also read the verdict when the jury makes their final decision. All records, documents, and evidence related to your court case are held at Clerk of Court’s office.
Court costs and court fees are the costs associated with your case, such as filing fees, motion fees and various court charges. If you are low income and have a court appointed attorney, you may get out of having to pay them.
A Magistrate is the person that presides over your court case. Magistrates do different tasks, such as setting bail amounts, issuing arrest warrants, and overseeing preliminary court hearings and detention proceedings.
A pre-sentencing report is put together to include the defendant’s background information and details of the defendant’s life and public history, which the judge will take into account when determining your sentence. Information, details, and character witnesses will be requested from the person on trial, his or her family, and in some cases the victim. Remember that you can request to get a copy of this report before your sentencing, and make sure that you correct any inaccurate information.
If you get convicted of a crime, you will then get sentenced. There are a number of different options, which include community service to probation, to even incarceration in either jail (short term) or prison (long term). Depending on the particulars of your trial, the severity of your crime, and any sentencing guidelines that they judge will use, you could be taken into custody, right there in court, or you could be given a date that you are required to surrender and report to jail to serve your jail term according to your sentence.
Want to find out if some you know is in jail, or has been an inmate in the past?
This is pretty easy to do, simply you will have to access the jail website and do an inmate search, and search by:
- Their name.
- Birth date.
- Their booking date if you know it.
- or inmate ID.
If you think that they are currently in jail, you can also call the jail confirm whether they’ve been arrested or not.
If you think you might have an outstanding warrant, you can check the arrest warrants on the website or you can call the court directly. You have to have their first and last name. Or, you can just go down to the jail and ask one of the officers. You should know that if you do have an outstanding warrant, they will take you into custody immediately.
If you know the person’s first and last name, and their arrest date, contact the Beaver County jail, by phone, in person, or find out online. An arrest is in the public record and the information is available to anyone.
Civil processes are when you get served with legal papers, like , subpoenas, and arrest warrants. You can access civil process orders by going to the Beaver County Sheriff’s office, online or by phone.
Sex Offender Search / Lookup
All registered sex offenders are required to be listed and registered on a sex offender database. The people listed on these databases have been tried by jury and convicted in a court of law of a sex crime. You can access this information on the internet, but remember that you can’t get the precise address, but rather the block of the address that they registered.
Court Records are public records. Court Records include a court case file that includes a docket and all filings and documents filed in your case. You are able to access your court records on the internet, or at Clerk of Court in the county where the case was filed.
Every state maintains a record of people’s criminal past. These online databases are all connected so you can track criminal backgrounds from another state. You are able to go to the Beaver County Courthouse and make an inquiry, or check the website. You must know which county the crime occurred in, and if the crime was in a different state, you may have to pay a fee for a more intensive search.
A criminal records search you are able to find out if someone has been arrested, charged, or convicted for any of the following crimes:
- DWI or DUI.
- Drug Possession of Drug Trafficking.
- Rape or other sexual assault.
- Violent crimes including assault, battery and murder.
- Property crimes like theft or larceny.
But, when you do a criminal records check, you will not be able to see if that person has had any:
- Tickets for speeding.
- Lost their driver’s license or license revoked or suspended.
- Moving violations.
- Parking Tickets.
- You must be over the age of 21.
- You must possess a High School Diploma or GED
- You must be a US Citizen.
- You must pass a Criminal, Credit and Driving History background check.
- You must pass a drug test.
- You must have a good level of fitness.
- You must be in good health.
- You must have a valid Driver’s License
- An applicant for Deputy Sheriff must possess a Law Enforcement Certification.
- Victims have the right to protection from the accused.
- Victims have the right to notification.
- Victims have the right to attend proceedings.
- Victims have the right to speak at criminal justice proceedings.
- Victims have the right to consult with the prosecuting attorney.
- Victims have the right to restitution.
- Victims have the right to a speedy trial.
- Victims have the right to be treated with fairness, dignity and respect.
- Spouses and children of all victims.
- Parents and guardians of minor victims.
- Parents, guardians and siblings of mentally or physically incapacitated victims or victims of homicide.
- Foster parents or other caregivers, under certain circumstances.
- Conditions in Beaver County Jail.
- Jail and pod layout and facility
- Guards and jail staff
- Food and commissary
- Visitation Days
- Inmate safety
- Programs and activities
To get this kind of information, you will have to do a search for their driving history.
Have you ever tried to search for someone’s criminal records? Was it a difficult process? Did you do your search online or did you make a phone call to the courthouse? Was the information you received correct? There are plenty of reasons that folks look up criminal records, and your feedback could help other people that are in the same situation.
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On a Federal level, the FBI has a list of the Ten Most Wanted Fugitives. In Beaver County,The Sheriff’s Department maintains their own list of the top most wanted criminals in the county.
FBI Ten Most Wanted List: External Link
Life In Jail / What Its Like
While the prospect of serving a jail sentence in the Beaver County jail is quite unpleasant, soon you will get accustomed to the daily routine there. All inmates get an alarm to wake up every morning at six in the morning, and next you’ll have roll call. You will then eat breakfast. After breakfast, participate in the work program that you’ve been assigned to. This could be working in the kitchen, laundry, or some sort of manufacturing job. While this may seem tedious, it may help you when you leave jail, as you are gaining experience in a certain field of work. Other inmates go to school, while some take part in mandated treatment programs. After lunch, there will be another roll call, then back to work. Your evening will be spent either in your cell or a common room. During this time dinner is served and you will be expected to take a shower. After another roll call, it’s lights out. Even though you will be confined to your cell, there may be enough light to read or write letters. Then again, most inmates welcome lights out, and try to get as much sleep as they can.
Most people are frightened at the idea of jail because they don’t know what to expect. If you have spent any time in Beaver County Jail, your experiences would be welcomed, if it can help another person to deal with it.
When incarcerated, all inmates are expected to wear the Beaver County Jail uniform. This is normally a jumpsuit or scrubs. Of note to anyone visiting an inmate – you must be properly dressed. Any clothing considered inappropriate will not be permitted.
How To Send Money to an Inmate
You will have your own ‘bank account’ while in jail. This money is used to purchase items from the Commissary. Family and friends can deposit money into this account for you, and any money you earn while in prison will also be deposited into your account. Outside money can be paid in to your account via a money order, cash or check. If someone sends a check or money order, make sure that they write your inmate ID on it. The maximum amount you are allowed in your account is $290 per month.
The rules for sending money to inmates at Beaver County Jail could change, so it would be best to check the official website when you send any funds.
The commissary is the jail store. You can purchase a number of things here, such as toiletries, snacks and writing supplies. Bear in mind that you will probably want to use the commissary daily, and any infractions will get that privilege taken away from you.
If you are on any type of prescription medication, you will be allowed to continue taking it while in jail. When you are first processed, you will be asked what medication you take. You will then be referred to the jail nurse or doctor who will be in charge of monitoring your health and prescribing your medication.
You will get three meals a day: breakfast, lunch and dinner. As expected, they are very basic, but healthy. A typical breakfast might be cereal, toast, coffee and fruit. Lunch might be spaghetti, salad, bread and milk. Dinner could be chicken casserole, rice, vegetables, dessert and milk. Contrary to popular belief, prison food has greatly improved over the years, and you might find that it’s not much different from what you would eat at home.
Pods / The Yard
The jail is designed in a ‘pod’ layout, with self-contained housing arranged around an outdoor yard. Each pod has a central control station and a common room, and the inmates take turns in using the yard. The jail is designed this way to keep certain inmates together, and others away from the general population.
As with life in general, gangs are a part of prison life. Obviously it is best to avoid becoming a part of this environment as it will only lead to trouble. When you first enter prison, you might find yourself being ‘primed’ to join a gang, or worse, you might get their attention in a negative way. The best thing to do is keep your head down and don’t get involved.
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Types of Jobs at Beaver County Jail
The Deputy Sheriff is the second in command at the Beaver County Jail, overseeing the day to day operations and administration of the jail. An inmate is unlikely to have much interaction with the Deputy Sheriff, unless they have committed an infraction. Detention Officers are responsible for the custody and care of the inmates. They maintain order in the jail, and handle security. A Detention Officer is assigned to a certain pod, and therefore is responsible for the same inmates each day. They get to know the inmates on a certain level and are well equipped to handle any problems that may occur.
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There are resources for families of both the perpetrator of the crime and the victim. The social and emotional impact of crime is far reaching, affecting many. Families can receive professional counseling, court related assistance, social services assistance and help in navigating the criminal justice system.
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Important Note: If you, or someone you know, are in immediate danger, call 911.
The Victim Rights Act grants victims the following rights:
The definition of victim includes:
There are a number of services and programs designed to help victims and their families. You can find out about these services by contacting the courthouse, or local law enforcement agency.
The Department of Justice Victim Notification System (VNS) is a system that provides victims with information pertaining to their case and/or any defendants in the case. You will receive a Victim Identification Number (VIN) and a Personal Identification Number (PIN) that will allow you to access VNS via the internet or by phone. Here, you will find information about future court hearings, historical court events, and detailed information about the defendant. This will include criminal charges filed, the outcome of charges, sentence imposed, custody location, projected release date and any other release information. The VNS website is updated daily. You will also receive any ongoing information by mail or email.
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Sex Offender Information and Search
All people registered as sex offenders are registered on either a national or state sex offender database. The people on these databases have been convicted of a sex or kidnapping crime. You can access this information online, but bear in mind that you will not get the exact address, rather the block that they live on.
If you or someone you know is a victim of domestic violence, there are services to help you. Your county will have a Domestic Violence Services office. They provide free and confidential services, such as emergency shelter information, legal advocacy, support groups and domestic violence education. They will work to help you create a safe and violence-free life, and heal from the trauma of abuse.
Important Note: If you, or someone you know, are in immediate danger, call 911.
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