Dolph Briscoe Unit Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: November 20, 2021
Dolph Briscoe Unit

830-965-4444

1459 West Highway 85, Dilley, TX, 78017

http://www.tdcj.state.tx.us/unit_directory/db.html

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Situated in Dilley, Texas is the Dolph Briscoe Unit. The Dolph Briscoe Unit is classified as a medium-security facility.

This medium-security facility is home to over 1342 inmates. The Dolph Briscoe Unit only houses adult male inmates who are over the age of 18 years.

What many people do not know about the Dolph Briscoe Unit that is also manages the Frio County Work Camp as well.

In the Dolph Briscoe Unit, you will find four housing units. Within these housing units, inmates will be bunked with their fellow inmates.

The Dolph Briscoe Unit is also responsible for the orientation and the intake process of ALL NEW inmates.

The Dolph Briscoe Unit also comes equipped with two segregation units, which is frequently used to separate inmates that are security and safety concerns or just inmates who lash out and are extremely difficult to manage.

Dolph Briscoe Unit also is a participant in the correctional industries. The correctional industries will give these inmates in the Dolph Briscoe Unit the ability to work in recycling metal welding, manufacturing outdoor furniture, and metal fabrication.

Inmates will also have the chance to participate in vocational courses and to obtain their GED as well.

Dolph Briscoe Unit — General Information

Facility Name Dolph Briscoe Unit
Facility Type State Prison
Capacity 1342
Address 1459 West Highway 85, Dilley, TX, 78017
Phone 830-965-4444
City Dilley
Postal Code 78017
State Texas
County Frio County
Official Website http://www.tdcj.state.tx.us/unit_directory/db.html

Inmate Search

The Texas Department of Correction has made it super easy for you to find information on any and all inmates that they have custody of.

You can search through the roster that they have made public. This roster does not only contain inmates in the Dolph Briscoe Unit, but inmates throughout the other Illinois state facilities.

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates do not have many privileges, but one privilege that they love is getting mail. They love receiving letters and photographs.

You can send these items to the Dolph Briscoe Unit. Just make sure that everything has the inmate’s full name on it, so it does not get lost in the prison mail system at the facility as well.

Sending Money

JPay is a popular inmate money service that many of the facilities throughout the United States uses. The Dolph Briscoe Unit also uses JPay. You will need to create an account to get started depositing money to an inmate in the Dolph Briscoe Unit.

Phone calls

Phone calls is just one of the limited things inmates will be able to do when they are in the Dolph Briscoe Unit. Each housing unit will be equipped with telephones where the inmate can make that important call home.

Inmates are encouraged to stay in constant contact with their loved ones back home as a part of their rehabilitation process.

Visitation

Visitation in the Dolph Briscoe Unit will be dependent on whether the inmate is in general population or in segregation.

If the inmate is in general population, these inmates can have visitors daily between the hours of 8:30 am to 5:30 pm.

You will be required to arrive no later than 4:30 pm to the Dolph Briscoe Unit for visitation. If you arrive later than that, you will be denied visitation for that day.

You should note that general population inmates are permitted to only having six visits every calendar month. Two of these visits can happen on holidays or weekends. With these visits three visitors will be permitted to visit at a time. Visits can be up to 4 hours, if the visitation room is not overcrowded.

If the inmate is in segregation, these inmates are allowed visitors daily between the hours of 9 am to 2 pm.

You will be required to arrive no later than 1 pm to the Dolph Briscoe Unit for visitation. If you arrive later than that, you will be denied visitation for that day.

You should note that segregation inmates are permitted 2 visits a month. These visits can last an hour and they can have two visitors as once.

Visiting Hours

Saturday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Directions

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