J.B. Wheeler State Jail Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: December 14, 2020
J.B. Wheeler State Jail

806-293-1081

986 County Road AA, Plainview, TX, 79072

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

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The J.B. Wheeler State Jail is nestled in Plainview, Texas. The J.B. Wheeler State Jail is a state facility that is operated by the Corrections Corporation of America. The Corrections Corporation of America has a contract with the Texas Department of Corrections to run this facility.

The J.B. Wheeler State Jail officially opened its doors in December of 2006. The J.B. Wheeler State Jail can house nearly 576 inmates comfortably. The J.B. Wheeler State Jail only houses medium-security classified inmates.

Prior to the year of 2014, the J.B. Wheeler State Jail was housing offenders from Alaska, Hawaii, and the United States Marshals Service detainees as well.

Adjacent to the J.B. Wheeler State Jail is three other facilities that is operated by the Corrections Corporation of America.

J.B. Wheeler State Jail — General Information

Facility Name J.B. Wheeler State Jail
Facility Type State Prison
Capacity 576
Address 986 County Road AA, Plainview, TX, 79072
Phone 806-293-1081
City Plainview
Postal Code 79072
State Texas
County Hale County
Official Website http://www.tdcj.state.tx.us/unit_directory/wr.html

Inmate Search

Trying to find out information on an inmate in the J.B. Wheeler State Jail? The facility has made it easier than ever for you locate this information without having to dig too hard.

You can find the inmate roster, which is brought to you by the Texas Department of Corrections. The inmate roster can easily be searched by the following pieces of information:

  • DC Number

  • Inmate Last Name

  • Inmate First Name

  • Gender

  • Status

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Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

The J.B. Wheeler State Jail will allow family and friends to send the following items to their facility for inmates:

  • Letters

  • Books

  • Photos

  • Newspapers

  • Magazines

Your letters and photographs should not contain any of the following:

  • Staples

  • Stickers

  • Drawings

  • Crayons

  • Glitter

Please be advise you will need to have the inmate’s DC number and their name on everything you send to the J.B. Wheeler State Jail. You should also put your return address on everything as well. In case anything needs to be sent back to you directly.

Sending Money

The J.B. Wheeler State Jail uses JPay. JPay will allow you to deposit money into your inmate’s account by using your debit and/or credit card. Please be advised that JPay will NOT accept cash payments. You will always have to use a debit or credit card.

Phone calls

While an inmate is in the J.B. Wheeler State Jail, they will NOT be permitted to get telephone messages from you, in no circumstance. You will be required to wait for the inmate to contact you.

Inmate’s will have access to the telephones during the day beyond their prison count time. Inmates will be allowed to use these phones at their discretion.

All outgoing phone calls that an inmate will make will be recorded.

Visitation

Before you will be permitted to visit an inmate in the J.B. Wheeler State Jail, you will need to fill out the following application.

You will then be required to keep in contact with the inmate, so they can tell you when your application has been approved.

Once you get your approval, you can visit during the next visitation day.

Visiting Hours

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

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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