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Texas Inmate Search

Updated on: April 15, 2024

Use this website for informational purposes only.

The Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) seeks to provide safety, promote positive change in offender behavior, reintegrate offenders into society, and assist victims of crime.

The Texas Department of Criminal Justice maintains and hosts on their website an offender database where one can conduct an inmate search. Searches can be conducted by entering an inmate’s TDCJ or ID number or their last name and at least first initial of their first name. Only inmates who are currently incarcerated will be displayed in search results.

A disclaimer is given that while the information yielded is believed to be accurate, the department does not assume liability for inaccurate information.

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Texas Department of Criminal Justice Offender Lookup

Texas Department of Criminal Justice manages and operates all the state prison in Texas.
To search for an inmate in Texas Department of Criminal Justice follow the steps given below:

Navigate to inmate search page


Enter all valid data in the required fields.


Click on ‘Search’ button.

Texas Inmate Search DOC Information

Authority Texas Department of Criminal Justice
Website link
Inmate Search link
Visitor Application link
Video Visitation link
Send Money link
Phone Calls link
Address P.O. Box 13084. Austin, Texas 78711
Phone (512) 475-3250
Fax (512) 305-9398

List of Jails and Prisons in Texas