The COOKE COUNTY JAIL
in Gainesville, Cooke 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 COOKE 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 COOKE COUNTY JAIL
are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Cooke 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 COOKE 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, Cooke County houses the following juvenile facilities: Cooke County Juvenile Boot Camp
, Cooke County Juvenile Detention Ctr
On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: Cooke County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the COOKE COUNTY JAIL
Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Cooke County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.
COOKE COUNTY JAIL Inmate Search
Cooke County Sheriff
Cooke County Justice Center
Gainesville Police Department
300 County Road 451
Gainesville, TX 76240
Jail (Main): 940-668-3255
Cooke County Jail, located in the Justice Center is a facility with 212 beds. There is minimal public information, but of the available information about inmates, arrests, the jail, inmate and family services, drug and alcohol addiction help, local, state and federal courts, law enforcement, most wanted, warrants, sex offenders and more… we connect to it with the links on this page.
Use VINELINK to find recently arrested or the offender you are searching for or call 940-665-3471 for inmate information or other jail policies such as contacting an offender or inmate visitation.