JM: Did you have regular access to telephones? Chandra: In the pods there is a little station with
payphones on it.
JM: What types of charges applied for calling people? How much money would you guess the average inmate spends per week on phone calls? Chandra: If you were calling local it was $2.25 for 15
minutes. Or you can call collect.
JM: Did you need to buy phone cards to call out? Chandra: You can buy $10 phone cards. You have to say
your name for identification the same way you
said it in booking.
JM: Did the jail screen your calls? Chandra: Yes, they tell you in the beginning that the
phone call may be recorded.