The Dawson County Jail & Sheriff
in Lamesa, Dawson 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 Dawson County Jail & Sheriff
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 Dawson County Jail & Sheriff
are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Dawson 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 Dawson County Jail & Sheriff
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.
On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: Dawson County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Dawson County Jail & Sheriff
Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Dawson County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.
Dawson County Jail & Sheriff Inmate Search
Lamesa Police Department
400 Block South 1st
PO Box 1268
Lamesa, TX 79331-1268
Jail (Main): 806-872-9396
Lamesa Police: 806-872-4367
Dawson County Jail is a small facility with only 54 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 806-872-7560 for inmate information or other jail policies such as contacting an offender or inmate visitation.