T.L. Roach Unit Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: September 15, 2021
T.L. Roach Unit


15845 FM 164, Childress, TX, 79201


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The T.L. Roach Unit is nestled in Childress, Texas. The T.L. Roach Unit 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 T.L. Roach Unit officially opened its doors in December of 2006. The T.L. Roach Unit can house nearly 1342 inmates comfortably. The T.L. Roach Unit only houses medium-security classified inmates.

Prior to the year of 2014, the T.L. Roach Unit was housing offenders from Alaska, Hawaii, and the United States Marshals Service detainees as well.

Adjacent to the T.L. Roach Unit is three other facilities that is operated by the Corrections Corporation of America.

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T.L. Roach Unit — General Information

Facility Name T.L. Roach Unit
Facility Type State Prison
Capacity 1342
Address 15845 FM 164, Childress, TX, 79201
Phone 940-937-6364
City Childress
Postal Code 79201
State Texas
County Childress County
Official Website http://www.tdcj.state.tx.us/unit_directory/rh.html

Inmate Search

Trying to find out information on an inmate in the T.L. Roach Unit? 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

Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check

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

Sending a Mail/Care Package

The T.L. Roach Unit 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 T.L. Roach Unit. 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 T.L. Roach Unit 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 T.L. Roach Unit, 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.


Before you will be permitted to visit an inmate in the T.L. Roach Unit, 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


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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