Search for inmates in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, or TDCJ, system online, by email or by phone. The inmate's last name and first initial, TDCJ number or state identification number are required to use the online offender information search, states the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
Inmate location and general information are available by phone at 936-295-6371 or 800-535-0283. Parole status information is available at 512-406?5202, and parole review status is available at 844-512-0461. Phone requests require the inmate's TDCJ number, state identification number or exact date of birth, advises the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Information is available between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m, Monday through Friday.
Individuals can request offender information by email at email@example.com. The offender's full name must be in the subject line of the message, and the request must include the offender's TDCJ number, birth date or approximate age and date of conviction, states the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
Available inmate information includes the offender's location and TDCJ number, the offense and court of conviction that resulted in the current incarceration, projected release date and the offender's incarceration history, according to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Information is at least 24 hours old.