If you are honest and upfront with the DOL, I do not think anyone will accuse you of fraud, but you should make sure you document communications, so that you have proof that you are not seeking benefits for the period of time that you were incarcerated.
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As far as I understand your question, I would say it only matters what you say when you call in each week. If you don't call in, you don't get paid. If you call in while in jail, you need to say that you were not available or looking for work.Ask a similar question
As long as you didn't collect for any of the period of your incarceration, it would seem that you should be okay.Ask a similar question