Texas Inmate Search

Records of inmates serving their sentence in Texas state prisons are maintained by Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ). The DOC maintains a centralized inmate database which one can easily search(refer the guide below). However, county jails, police jails, city jails in Texas maintains the inmate recordsindividually and one need to refer their websites for details. Read the instructions below to lookup inmate information across all prison types.

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Texas inmate search

DOC manages and operates all the state prison in Texas

To search for an inmate in DOC follow the steps given below:

  1. Navigate to DOC inmate search page - Link
  2. Enter inmate name, id, age, gender and date of birth in the required fields
  3. Click on “Submit” button

On the next page, you can see the list of all inmates matching the criteria.

AuthorityTexas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ)
Inmate Search//offender.tdcj.texas.gov/OffenderSearch/index.jsp
AddressP.O. Box 13084. Austin, Texas 78711
Phone(512) 475-3250
Fax(512) 305-9398

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Jails and prisons in Texas

There are 1375 jails and prisons in Texas

Federal Medical Center (FMC) - Carswell

Naval Air StationJ Street Building 3000, Fort Worth, TX, 76127 817-782-4000

Christina Melton Crain Unit (GV)

1401 State School Road, Gatesville, TX, 76599-2999 254-865-8431

Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) - Beaumont Low

5560 Knauth Road, Beaumont, TX, 77705 409-727-8172

Dallas County West Tower Jail

111 West Commerce Street, Dallas, TX, 75202 214-653-2902

El Paso County Jail Annex

12501 East Montana Avenue, El Paso, TX, 79938 915-856-4802, 915-856-4800

James Lynaugh Unit (LH)

1098 South Highway 2037, Fort Stockton, TX, 79735 432-395-2938

Val Verde Correctional Facility - GEO

253 FM 2523 Hamilton Road, Del Rio, TX, 78840 830-778-0096

Denton County Law Enforcement Center

127 North Woodrow Lane, Denton, TX, 76205-6397 940-349-1700

C.T. Terrell Unit (R3)

1300 FM 655, Rosharon, TX, 77583 281-595-3481

L.V. Hightower Unit (HI)

902 FM 686, Dayton, TX, 77535 936-258-8013
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