If someone has been arrested for a crime in Ascension Parish, he or she is held in custody at the Ascension Jail in Donaldsonville, Louisiana. It is the primary prison facility in Ascension Parish. Ascension Jail is located at 2384 Lemanville Cutoff Road, Donaldsonville, Louisiana, 70390 and contains people who have been arrested for various crimes. Some inmates of Ascension Jail are awaiting trial and some are serving their sentence. It also houses the inmates from neighboring towns that don’t have a jail.
You may be confused as you might not know how things work at Ascension Parish Jail. This guide will help you if you have a loved one in Ascension Jail or you are a resident there. This article will help you in understanding how the commissary in the Ascension Parish Jail works.
Does Ascension Jail have a commissary?
Ascension Jail runs a commissary for its inmates. Inmates can buy things of daily essentials here. The money you send to an inmate’s account is used in the commissary. They use the money sent by you to buy what they need commissary so remember to send money to your loved one in Jail.
Ascension Jail runs a commissary for inmates which is also called the canteen. The commissary is a general store. It contains everything inmates needs. It has where inmates toiletries, stationary, radio envelopes, mailing items and snacks etc. Inmates use the money which friends and loved ones send into their accounts. Sometimes it happens that an inmate need to buy something from the Commissary but lack money. In such cases they are given the item but a debt is recorded in their name.
The parish jail uses Commissary Deposit to run the inmate’s money account. In this way, the public can buy commissary orders as well as a deposit into the inmate’s account with a credit or debit card. Anyone can visit the jail and deposit the money in the inmate’s account. The jail also accept money from the Visa cards, Discover, American Express and Master cards. You can also send money through money orders or mail. However remember you should the inmate’s ID or name if you want to deposit money to their account. If the inmate has any existing debts, the money would be used to clear it.
If you want to help a loved one in jail you should immediately contact an experienced attorney like Carl Barkemeyer. He will look over the case of your loved one and immediately take steps to help you. He and his team will try to bail your loved one out of the jail. So contact Attorney Carl today if you have a loved one in Ascension Parish Jail.
Remember do not go and face the law alone. The punishments in Louisiana are very harsh and severe therefore it is not wise. You can end up with heavy fine and punishment of imprisonment if you go and face the law alone. It is recommended to hire Attorney Carl if you get in trouble with law in Louisiana.