Tarrant County Jail, TX Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: June 15, 2022
Tarrant County Jail

817-884-1187, 817-884-3080

100 North Lamar Street, Ft Worth, TX, 76102-1954


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Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office operates the Tarrant County Jail. The Tarrant County Jail is the facility where everyone that is arrested within Tarrant County will end up.

The Tarrant County Jail only houses adult offenders. The facility will not take in offenders under the age of 18.

The Tarrant County Jail only has occupancy of 4571 on a regular basis. In an emergency, the Tarrant County Jail can house up to 4571 offenders.

The Tarrant County Jail is operated on a 24-hour basis by a commander, 10 correctional officers, 3 sergeants, alongside one transport officer.

On occasion, the Tarrant County Jail will take in some of the Ft Worth Department of Corrections inmates on a temporary basis.

The Tarrant County Jail does not have a medical unit. If an offender needs medical care, they will have to go outside of the facility as well as for dental and mental health services.

However, the Tarrant County Jail does have a few programs for its inmates such as the:

  • Education

  • Life Skills

  • Religious

  • Library

  • Work Release

Tarrant County Jail — General Information

Facility Name Tarrant County Jail
Facility Type County Jail
Capacity 4571
Address 100 North Lamar Street, Ft Worth, TX, 76102-1954
Phone 817-884-1187, 817-884-3080
City Ft Worth
Postal Code 76102-1954
State Texas
County Tarrant County
Official Website http://www.tarrantcounty.com/en/sheriff.html?linklocation=supermenu&linkname=Sheriff

Tarrant County Sheriffs Department - South Patrol

Address 800 East Rendon Crowley Road, Burleson, Texas, 76028
Phone 817-884-2270
Website website

Inmate Search

For you get information or records on an inmate in the Tarrant County Jail, you will need to come down to the Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office. You will be able to get copies of the records here. You will be able to get the records from Monday to Friday between the hours of 9 am to 5 pm.

If you are just looking to see if an inmate is being detained at the Tarrant County Jail, you can either call the Tarrant County Jail or the Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office with the inmate’s in question name and date of birth. They will be able to look up in the system if the inmate is in the facility or the inmate is not.

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

You will NOT be permitted to send an inmate books, magazines, or newspapers. The only items you will be permitted to send letters and photographs.

All incoming mail will need to have the inmate’s name on it. All photographers should have the inmate’s name on it as well.

Ensure that you are fine with a correctional officer reading anything and everything that you send the inmate. If you are not comfortable with it, then you may not want to send it as it is a good sign that it will get sent back to you.

Sending Money

You can drop off a money order at the facility or you can wait until you visit the inmate and drop the money order off then as well.

It is up to you. The money order will need to have the inmate’s information on it, so it can be deposited into the correct account.

Phone calls

The Tarrant County Jail uses Consolidated Telecom for their inmate’s phone service. You will need to create an account once the inmate is fully booked and processed into the Tarrant County Jail for the inmate to start being able to call you. You will have full access to the account where you can put the money on it, so the inmate will always have access to the phone during the phone hours.


Visitation in the Tarrant County Jail will be broken down by gender and the first letter of their last names (for males only).

When visiting you will be required to show off your driver’s license. If you do not have your driver’s license you will need to get a state ID.

You can visit a male inmate during the following days and times:

If the men’s last name starts with A through M, you can visit them on Saturday between 1 pm to 5 pm.

If the men’s last name starts with N through Z, you can visit them on Sunday between 1 pm to 5 pm.

You can visit a female inmate during the following times:

Saturday between 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm.

Visiting Hours

Wednesday — 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday — 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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