How will I know when the inmate received my email message? You may check the status of your sent email on the Recent Activity page. Delivery to the inmate will follow the facility policies.
Commissary Deposit To make a deposit to an inmates commissary account, click on the above link and follow the prompts. These funds are being deposited into an account being managed by a blind vendor with the Tennessee Business Enterprises Program who operates the inmate commissary as a sole proprietor.
The County has no responsibility for these funds or the day-to-day management of the commissary. The visually disabled manager for the Sevier Commissary is Eric Breeden. He has had the contract for commissary services since May 10, Commissary Services at the Sevier County Jail include All inmate funds handling, kiosks in each pod that allow access to a law library, grievance and request system for jail administration, public defenders office, medical, write an inmate free in house food services and indigent services, PREA reporting and education, commissary reporting and transaction records.
Video visitation and Deposit kiosks in the lobby at the main jail and at the minimum Security Annex are also provided by TBE. Upcoming plans include Video visitation upgrade at the Annex, and phone services.
How does the commissary work? When an inmate is booked into the Sevier County Jail, any cash on his person that is not seized is deposited into his inmate account.
The inmate is then able to order commissary products on Friday and Saturday which are then delivered to the inmate in the jail by TBE employees and the operating manager.
There are both cash and credit options to choose from on main screen. Once an option is chosen the screen will move to a section where the person depositing money will either agree to the charge to deposit the money or exit out.
If they agree to move on then they will choose the last letter of the inmates name. A list of inmates will appear and you scroll through to your inmate. Touch screen and move to section where you fill out your information.
It asks for a name and a zip code, also for a cell phone number so a receipt can be texted to your phone. Then it will ask you how much you wish to deposit; then you will add cash and hit complete, the kiosk will move to the print screen, hit print which will print a receipt with a confirmation number on it and then you are finish.
Please do not forget to write the inmates name on the memo line so the money can be deposited to the correct account. This box is checked twice a week. Com or phone payments Money can be deposited at the website VendEngine.
If depositing by phone, it will ask for a facility number which is number All deposits over the internet or phone are made by credit or debit card only and subject to credit card fees determined by the company. Click the Commissary Deposit tab at the top of the screen Most deposits are available within 24 hours, but could take as long as When an inmate is released, how do they receive any funds left?
Funds remaining on an inmates account are available 2 ways:To make a deposit to an inmates commissary account, click on the above link and follow the prompts. These funds are being deposited into an account being managed by a blind vendor with the Tennessee Business Enterprises Program who operates the inmate commissary as a sole proprietor.
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