Smart Jail Mail - Brooklyn Residential Center

Smart Jail Mail connects families and friends with their inmates through online communication within minutes. You don’t have to wait for your mail to be sent to your inmate. With just one click, Smart Jail Mail will conveniently deliver your message to them. Contact Brooklyn Residential Center to see if Smart Mail is available and sign up to start communicating easily with your inmate.

Corrlinks at Brooklyn Residential Center

Brooklyn Residential Center has verified Corrlinks as their communication partner. Now you can connect with your inmate by signing up with Corrlinks. Contact a Corrlinks agent to register and start sending mail to your loved ones at very convenient and affordable rates.

Active Inmates at Brooklyn Residential Center

Every facility has a list of active inmates with details on their correctional period. The facility uses this for transferring and releasing the inmate. To view the status of your inmate, check with Brooklyn Residential Center. The facility list is updated every time an inmate is released or transferred to another facility. For more information contact Pigeonly.

What to Write to Someone in Jail

To write and send letters to your inmate, contact Brooklyn Residential Center for their mailing address and booking number. On the envelope, write the name and booking number with the facility's address. Also, mention your details at the bottom of the envelope. Be sure not to mention any confidential or inappropriate messages in the letter, as every letter is opened, read, and inspected by the facility before it is delivered. Contact the Brooklyn Residential Center for a list of prohibited items if you plan to send something to your inmate.

How to Email an Inmate Online - Brooklyn Residential Center

By signing up with Corrlinks, you may be able to send emails to your inmate online. Contact Brooklyn Residential Center for your inmate's details and to sign up for mailing. Make sure to check for any additional rules or regulations.

When Do Inmates Receive Mail at Brooklyn Residential Center?

Mail is delivered Mondays through Fridays, except on legal holidays. There is no limit to the amount of mail someone can receive. However, excessive pictures and letters may delay their distribution. Each letter or package gets screened by the Brooklyn Residential Center before delivery. Letters containing obscene or inappropriate messages will get blocked for security reasons.

Brooklyn Residential Center Mail Rules

Mail rules often vary from facility to facility. Brooklyn Residential Center has no limit for the number of pages in a letter that an inmate can receive. Nothing larger than 8 inches wide or 10 inches tall is permitted. Photos can be sent but must either be on plain white paper or photo paper. Note, Polaroid is not allowed. Sending obscene messages and conducting business by mail is forbidden. All incoming mail needs to have correct details (full name, booking number, facility address). The use of abbreviations in a letter is prohibited. Mail containing pictures or messages outside of the envelope will be restricted and declined.

Jail Mail App

With the Jail Mail app, you can write letters, send photos and money directly from your phone. Brooklyn Residential Center has listed the app both for android and iPhone users. Now with just one click, you can send messages to your inmate from anywhere.

Postcard Mail

Postcards are a convenient way to communicate with your inmate. You can customize your postcard by adding your photo to it, a perfect solution to sending personal pictures without the hassle. Contact the Brooklyn Residential Center for the restrictions on a postcard as some facilities only allow photos on the graphic side of a postcard. Nudity, glue, and tape are not allowed.

Inmate Mail Examples

Below are some examples mentioned by the Brooklyn Residential Center for you to follow before sending any mail to your inmates.

Parole Support Letter

These are letters that are written by an incarcerated person or by his/her supporters. Parole letters are official communication letters that should include a letterhead, including the contact information and address of the Parole board. Make sure the content of the letter is correct and appropriate.

Letter of Incarceration

An individual can obtain a Letter of Incarceration from Brooklyn Residential Center record division. Anyone wanting a Letter of Incarceration must come to the Brooklyn Residential Center and show valid ID proof. Friends and families of inmates cannot request a Letter of Incarceration on behalf of another individual. Verbal requests are not accepted to obtain a Letter of Incarceration. An attorney can request Brooklyn Residential Center to acquire a Letter of Incarceration for their clients.

Inmate Letter to Judge

Make sure the letter is professional and does not contain any slang and inappropriate messages. The letter should be addressed to the judge, including their name, title, and address.

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