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Correctional Institutions Division - Prison

Benny Bundy
Senior Warden

Lynaugh (LH)

ACA Accredited Unit Since April 2007


James Lynaugh Unit
1098 South Highway 2037
Fort Stockton, TX 79735

Phone: (432) 395-2938 (**073)

Location: Fifteen miles southwest of downtown Fort Stockton on FM 2037 in Pecos County

Unit Full Name: James Lynaugh Unit

Senior Warden: Benny Bundy

Regional Director: Elbert Holmes, Region IV

Deputy Division Director: Eric Guerrero

Date Unit Established or On Line: September 1994

Total Employees: 289

Security Employees: 221

Non-Security Employees: 43

Windham Education Employees: 8

Contract Medical and Mental Health Employees: Medical = 16; Mental Health = 1

Inmate Gender: Male

Capacity: 1,156

Custody Levels Housed: G1, G2, G4

Approximate Acreage: 1,313 (Additional 1,509 leased acres)

Agricultural Operations: Unit Garden, Security Horses, Security Pack Canines

Manufacturing and Logistics Op.: None

Facility Operations: Unit Maintenance

Additional Operations: Scent-Specific Canines

Medical Capabilities: Ambulatory medical, dental, and mental health services. Telemedicine Services available. All services on a single level, including CPAP accommodating housing. Managed by Texas Tech.

Educational Programs: Literacy (Adult Basic Education/GED), CHANGES/Pre-Release, Cognitive Intervention; Career and Technology Programs: Automotive Specialization (Air Conditioning); Piping Trades/Plumbing; Electrical Trades

Additional Programs/Services: Faith-Based Dormitory, Bible College, Adult Education Program (upon availability), Reentry Planning, Chaplaincy Services, GO KIDS Initiative

Community Work Projects: None

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