Visitations Cancelled Due to Hurricane Harvey
Visitation has been cancelled at the following units for August 26th and August 27th due to the arrival of Hurricane Harvey:
- Garza East
- Garza West
- Hospital Galveston
- Jester I
- Jester III
- Jester IV
Texas Lowers Cost of Inmate Phone Calls
The Texas Board of Criminal Justice approved a decrease to the cost of calls for inmates from .26 cents to .06 cents per minute effective September 1, 2018.
Female Visiting Inmate Assaulted By Prison Guard
A Texas prison guard has resigned after a woman visiting an inmate at the Glen Ray Goodman prison in Jasper, Texas was sexually assaulted.