Frequently Asked Questions: Property
Books or magazines will be accepted only through the mail and must come directly from the publisher or commercial book store. (Pornography in any form is not allowed). Books or magazines sent to an inmate will be placed in the inmate's personal property and given to the individual upon release.
NO PROPERTY WILL BE ACCEPTED FROM VISITORS AFTER INMATE IS BOOKED. (The only exception is requested street clothing for jury trials).
The Hall County Department of Corrections will provide all footwear and underwear for those inmates assigned to a housing level.
INMATE MONEY IS ACCEPTED EVERY DAY FROM 08:00 A.M. TO 5:00 P.M. BOND MONEY IS ACCEPTED ANYTIME. PROPERTY MAY BE RELEASED EVERY DAY FROM 09:00 A.M. TO 09:00 P.M.
When releasing property, an inmate will complete a PROPERTY RELEASE SLIP. They must fill in the amount of money and/or the items to be released, on the appropriate lines. After they have signed this form in front of an officer, the specified property and/or money may be released. The person the inmate wants to release property or money to must be here at the time the release slip is filled out.
WHEN RELEASING MONEY FROM AN ACCOUNT - ALL OF THE MONEY IN THE ACCOUNT WILL BE RELEASED TO THE SPECIFIED PERSON.
The Hall County Department of Corrections will not accept checks as a deposit to an inmates account. If an inmate has a check on him/her when booked in, the check is handled as inmate property and is returned to the inmate when released.