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Old 06-02-2015, 12:25 PM
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How do I know what phone number prefix to use for Dublin minimum security camp?
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I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but BOP does not allow use of Google Voice. You risk losing phone privileges (or worse!)...and its so not worth it.

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Yes, Google voice is definitely frown upon in the BOP but to answer your question, you would just need to simply put in the zip code of the prison.
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How do I know what phone number prefix to use for Dublin minimum security camp?
We had to secure a phone number with the same area code and the same first three digits in order to get the local rates. But GV usage is against the rules and using it can result in some pretty dire consequences such as losing communication privileges for months.
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GV and the like is certainly frowned upon, but if you ever thought about changing your actual phone number to a local number to the prison, this site will bring up local exchanges. Local area code doesn't necessarily mean the call will be local, but this will give you local exchanges.

Simply enter the number of the prison (area code, first three digits) and the site will return local numbers.

http://www.usa.att.com/localcallingarea/index.jsp
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o yes. be careful chica.Other members saying about the fed.bureau of prisons are correct.)to a point.


Now, 1 of my friends have a man she met through (they are M.W.I.)but so far so good, for 2 long yrs no issue, the 1st year they didn't have Google voice # and now for 2 yrs, no issues. Not 1.
But again,be careful. Ya never know (and he is in NJ FBOP)
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