Texas is the 2nd largest state in terms of area comprising 268596.46 sq mi of land. The Texas state has total population of 28995881 and it is the 2nd most populated state in United States.
As per UCR report, the law enforcement agencies had arrested 729902 people last year from all area comes under the legal jurisdiction of Texas State. Out of which 55458 are of under 18 years of age. The state crime record of Texas State is 30.
Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) is the official authority to administrate the jail and prison department within the limits of Texas State. The Texas DOC is responsible for maintaining the record of inmates serving their sentence in different jails within the Texas state limits.
The people who violates the United States Federal Law are arrested by Federal Police or Federal Law Enforcing Agencies are confined in Federal Prison situated in territorial boundaries of Texas State. These jails are administrated under the authority of Federal Bureau of Prisons. The record of inmates kept in these federal BOP can be search and obtain from official BOP website. Whereas the people who violates the Texas State law are arrested and incarcerated in Texas state prisons. The Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) maintains the record of arrest and incarceration within its jurisdictional limits.
Texas Incarceration Facilities
On and all the inmates in Texas State are kept in facilities listed below, and the record of arrest and inmates are maintain by Federal BOP, Texas DOC, and respective jail offices. (See the procedure to find inmates in Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) Inmates Database).
Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ)
|Authority Name||Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ)|
|Address||P.O. Box 13084. Austin, Texas 78711|
As the Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) is responsible to maintain the record of inmates serving their sentence or trial period in the facility centers of Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ). The Texas DOC provides the online facility to check and verify the details of inmates confined within its jurisdiction. So this facility also provides the opportunity to check anybody’s criminal record within Texas State.
- To check the record first visit Texas DOC Inmate look up page.
- Once the look up page loaded, enter the details like:
- Inmate ID
- First Name
- Last Name
- Date of Birth
- Date of Incarceration
- If you don’t know the inmate ID then you can still search the database by entering first and last name. Then press the search button.
- The database will show the list of inmates that fully or partially match the input data.
- Scroll down and click on inmate name to get the details.