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Correctional Institutions Division - Prison

Janet Harry-Dobbins
Senior Warden

Marlin (N1)

ACA Accredited Unit Since August 2009


Marlin Unit
2893 State Hwy 6
Marlin, TX 76661-6588

Phone: (254) 883-3858 (**064)

Location: Approximately one-half mile from Hwy 6 and Hwy 7 overpass in Falls County

Unit Full Name: Marlin Unit

Senior Warden: Janet Harry-Dobbins

Regional Director: Jerry Sanchez, Region VI

Deputy Division Director: Miguel Martinez

Date Unit Established or On Line: June 1992; transferred to TYC May 1995; transferred to TDCJ in September 2007

Total Employees: 126

Security Employees: 92

Non-Security Employees: 23

Windham Education Employees: 3

Contract Medical and Mental Health Employees: Medical = 8; Mental Health = 0

Inmate Gender: Female

Capacity: 606

Custody Levels Housed: G1, G2, Transient

Approximate Acreage: 25

Agricultural Operations: Unit Garden

Manufacturing and Logistics Op.: None

Facility Operations: Unit Maintenance

Additional Operations: None

Medical Capabilities: Ambulatory medical, dental, and limited mental health services. Medical showers and Telemedicine Services available. Managed by UTMB.

Special Treatment Program: Female Cognitive Pre-Release Program (FCPRP)

Educational Programs: Literacy (Adult Basic Education/GED), CHANGES/Pre-Release, Cognitive Intervention

Additional Programs/Services: Faith-Based Dormitory, Reentry Planning, Chaplaincy Services, GO KIDS Initiative

Community Work Projects: None

Volunteer Initiatives: Religious/Faith-Based Studies and Activities