The Anderson County Jail
in Palestine, Anderson 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 Anderson County Jail
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 Anderson County Jail
are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Anderson 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 Anderson County Jail
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.
In addition, Anderson County houses the following juvenile facility: Anderson County Juvenile Detention Center
On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: Anderson County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Anderson County Jail
Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Anderson County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.
Anderson County Jail Inmate Search
Anderson County Sheriff
Jail & Sheriff: 1200 East Lacy Street
Police: 504 N. Queen Street
Palestine, TX 75801
Anderson County Jail does not currently have a formal and informative website or an inmate
search. There is minimal public information and what there is, we have in the
links on this page. Use VINELINK to
find recently arrested or the offender.