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Old 01-23-2018, 04:48 PM
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Default Received inmate letter for previous tenant: Can I return to sender?

I received a letter from San Quentin that was meant for the previous tenant. If I write "return to sender" on the letter will it be returned to the person who sent it?

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Old 01-23-2018, 06:16 PM
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It should. The wobbler is that it depends on who's working in the facility mailroom. But I would do it just so you know you did what you could to try to let them know the address is no longer valid.
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Depending on how long ago this person lived there, they may still have a valid forward on file. Just give it back to the letter carrier. They should know if there is still a good forward on file.
As to what SQ does with letters returned to them, I have no idea how they operate.
One would think they would return it to the inmate but who knows.
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I'd just write not here on envelope and put it in the mail box. Not really your problem.
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