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Correctional Institutions Division - State Operated State Jail

Teresa Martinez
Senior Warden

Sanchez (RZ)

ACA Accredited Unit Since January 2002


Rogelio Sanchez State Jail
3901 State Jail Road
El Paso, TX 79938-8456

Phone: (915) 856-0046 (**108)

Location: IH-10 east 7.5 miles on Montana off of Joe Battle and Loop 375 in El Paso County

Unit Full Name: Rogelio Sanchez State Jail

Senior Warden: Teresa Martinez

Regional Director: Elbert Holmes, Region IV

Deputy Division Director: Eric Guerrero

Date Unit Established or On Line: February 1996

Total Employees: 287

Security Employees: 207

Non-Security Employees: 52

Windham Education Employees: 13

Contract Medical and Mental Health Employees: Medical = 15; Mental Health = 0

Inmate Gender: Male

Capacity: 1,100

Custody Levels Housed: J1-J2, G1, G2, Transient

Approximate Acreage: 102

Agricultural Operations: Unit Garden

Manufacturing and Logistics Op.: None

Facility Operations: Unit Maintenance

Additional Operations: Scent-Specific Canines

Medical Capabilities: Ambulatory medical and dental services. Telemedicine Services available. All services on a single level. Managed by Texas Tech.

Educational Programs: Literacy (Adult Basic Education/GED), Reading, CHANGES/Pre-Release, English as a Second Language, Cognitive Intervention; Career and Technology Programs: Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration; Construction Carpentry; Culinary Arts

Additional Programs/Services: Faith-Based Dormitory, Adult Education Program (upon availability), Life Decisions Program, U.S. Border Patrol Community Education Program, Reentry Planning, Chaplaincy Services, Community Tours, Crime Stoppers, GO KIDS Initiative

Community Work Projects: Services provided to city, county and state agencies, area school districts, the Texas Department of Public Safety, the Texas Department of Transportation, and Texas Parks and Wildlife.

Volunteer Initiatives: Substance Abuse Education, Life Skills, Support Groups, Religious/Faith-Based Studies and Activities