R. J. Holmgreen Juvenile Justice Center INMATE & FAMILY SERVICES
The R. J. Holmgreen Juvenile Justice Center in Bryan, Brazos County, Texas, like all jails is a maximum security facility. Because the inmates in this jail range from low level offenders to those being held for violent crimes like robbery, rape and murder, the security level is as high as is it is in any maximum security state prison. Some of the security features in this facility include security cameras, electronic detection and reinforced fencing topped with razor wire. Correctional officers in R. J. Holmgreen Juvenile Justice Center are armed with mace and trained to use physical force to protect themselves and other inmates from violence.
The men, women and juveniles being held in the R. J. Holmgreen Juvenile Justice Center are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Brazos County Court System already and been sentenced to a period of time of one year or less. When an inmate is sentenced to a year or more, they are admitted into the Texas Prison or Federal Prison System. Inmates in the R. J. Holmgreen Juvenile Justice Center are fed three meals a day totaling 2,500 calories, are allowed access to phones to contact friends and family members, are allowed at least one hour a day for exercise, have access to books, bathroom and shower facilities. The inmates are allowed mail to be delivered to them as well as newspapers and magazine from trusted outside publishers.
R. J. Holmgreen Juvenile Justice Center
This facility, known as "R. J. Holmgreen Juvenile Justice Center" is also known as Brazos County Juvenile Detention, R. J. Holmgreen Juvenile Justice Center, Texas, Brazos.