Requests by Telephone
The following offices are open 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday. Call the following numbers to find out an inmate's status/location:
Inmate parole review status line (prior to being voted by the BPP to be released) - Board of Pardons and Paroles status line at (844) 512-0461.
Inmate parole release status line (after being voted by the BPP to be released) - Parole Division status line in Austin (512) 406-5202. Must have TDCJ or SID# or date of birth.
Inmate Locator/General Information Line - Huntsville, (936) 295-6371, or (800) 535-0283.
*NOTE: If you do not know the inmate's TDCJ or SID number you MUST provide EXACT date of birth of inmate for telephone requests.