The Dickens County Jail
in Dickens, Dickens 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 Dickens 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 Dickens County Jail
are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Dickens 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 Dickens 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.
The other jail facility in Dickens County, Texas is: Dickens County Correctional Center
On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: Dickens County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Dickens County Jail
Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Dickens County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.
Dickens County Jail Inmate Search
Dickens County Sheriff
US 82 & Crow
PO Box 59
Dickens, TX 79229
Jail (Main): 806-623-5369
Dickens County has a sheriff's office and a small jail with just 8 beds. In 2007 Dickens County built a larger jail that was called the Dickens County Correctional Center, a privately run jail with 489 beds. It was closed in 2010.
When the Dickens County Jail is full, inmates are sent to the Garza County Jail in Post, Texas. Their phone number is 806-990-9974.
There is minimal public information for the Dickens County Jail, 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 806-623-5533 for inmate information or other jail policies such as contacting an offender or inmate visitation.