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Subject: Offender phone calls
Yes, Telmate (gettingout.com) is the carrier at the Winston County Jail. We can get the calls to $3.00 for 15-minutes. If you are paying more per call than that, it's time to start saving money. Call or email and we'll help you get set up. 
Subject: Offender phone calls
Pretty much any time as long as there are funds on their account and no one is in line in front of them
Subject: Offender phone calls
NCIC - if you live in Texas, check out our Discount Phone Service, we can cut the price of the call in half.
Subject: Offender phone calls
You have a short period that requires the inmate to go through and Admissions and Orientation period before the privileges are available.
Subject: Offender phone calls
Yes, you are responsible for getting the number to your inmate. You can use one more "expensive call" to relay the number, you can try to contact the facility to see if they will pass it along (the rules prohibit it, but some of the COs will if you're nice on the phone) or mail the number in a postcard or letter. We offer a free postcard, just email us at aid@inamteaid.com and we'll send you a coupon code.
Subject: Offender phone calls
The BOP line from InmateAid is local to the facility the inmate is in. The inmate has to pay for each call from their cell coming out of their Trulincs account - they use their money is for calls, emails, and commissary. The 15-minute call to your number is $3.15, the call to the local number is $0.90. You're saving $2.25 per call simply by using our local number (which rings to your long distance number). Our $8.95 fee to rent this...
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Subject: Offender phone calls
State and federal prison have different rules on calling. In the state prisons, most inmates have unlimited talk time as long as there is money on the account. In federal, there is a 300-minute monthly limit (with an extra 100 in Nov and Dec for the holidays). Dorm housing is like an army barracks with rows of bunk beds and lockers dividing the living space. Federal dorms hold about 100 inmates who share 6 showers, 4 toilets, 4 sinks, 2 urinals,...
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Subject: Offender phone calls
Pretty much immediately if you are not on some sort of restriction. The delays happen when the inmate does already have an approved call list. If they are already in the system, there should  not be a delay
Subject: Offender phone calls
Federal inmates must pay for their calls though Trulincs, the BOP's version of an "inmate's bank". From Trulincs, the inmate directs the money to their commissary, email (Corrlinks) and phone calls. The phone calls cost either 21 cents per minute or 6 cents per minute (if you are local to the prison). If you are not local and want the calls to be 6 cents per minute, InmateAid gets the local lines for only $8.95. On 300 minutes, the local line...
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