JM: Did you have regular access to telephones? Natalie: Yes, each cell had a bank of three to four phones in
JM: What types of charges applied for calling people? How much money would you guess the average inmate spends per week on phone calls? Natalie: The base charges were around three dollars a call,
and then the per minute surcharge was around a
dollar for local calls.
JM: Did you need to buy phone cards to call out? Natalie: Yes; however, I did not make any calls from the
JM: Did the jail screen your calls? Natalie: Since I only made my initial call when I was being
processed in, I do not know.