Houston Central Jail

Houston Central Jail Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: May 18, 2020
State
Texas
City
Houston
Postal Code
77002
County
Harris County
Phone Number
713-247-5400
Type
City Jail
Location
61 Riesner Street, Houston, TX, 77002

About Houston Central Jail

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The Houston Central Jail is nestled in Houston, Texas. The Houston Central Jail works closely with the Houston Police Department and the Sheriff’s Office.

The Houston Central Jail will house adult men and adult women in their facility. Most of the people who are in the facility are people who have been either charged with a misdemeanor or a felony charge. Many of which cannot post bail/bond because their crime is not eligible.

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates in the Houston Central Jail do not have many things they can do, but one thing that they can do is send and receive letters from their loved ones on the outside.

Inmates will need to purchase their paper, pens, envelopes, and stamps from the commissary. You will not be allowed to send them these items.

Sending Money

If you would like to help make sure an inmate is able to purchase various items from the commissary, such as:

  • Personal Hygiene Products

  • Paper

  • Pens

  • Envelopes

  • Stamps

  • Junk Food

  • Beverages

  • Entertainment Items

You will be able to drop off a money order in the lobby of the Houston Central Jail. The inmate’s information will be required to be on the money order.

Phone calls

Inmates are not allowed to do many things while they are in the Houston Central Jail, but they can make phone calls home to you.

When an inmate is in the booking phase of the process, they will be allowed to have one FREE phone calls.

But, when an inmate is finally in the general population of the facility, all calls will be collected. That means you the receiver will be responsible for any and all charges that rack up while you are on the phone with the inmate.

Visitation

While an inmate is in the Houston Central Jail, they will be allowed visitors. You will need to contact the facility with the number provided on the page to see when the inmates can have such visitors.

Visiting Hours

Monday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Tuesday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Wednesday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Thursday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Friday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Saturday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Sunday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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