The Essex County Sheriff’s Division is not be accepting private mail for prisoners.
Tomorrow’s change to another digital supply is an try and eradicate contraband and enhance the security of these inspecting and sorting mail. The change applies solely to private and nonprivileged mail. Privileged and authorized correspondence, in addition to some particular gadgets similar to cash orders and publications despatched straight from a writer or approved retailer, will nonetheless be accepted by means of the postal service.
“Prisons and jails throughout the nation are all coping with the risks of medicine making their solution to their safe amenities by means of the mail. It poses a major well being threat to each our staff and to our incarcerated inhabitants,” Sheriff Kevin F. Coppinger mentioned.
This system is run by Securus Applied sciences, which is able to obtain, open and scan mail into digital information. The Sheriff’s Division will print the information and distribute to recipients.