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Correctional Institutions Division - Prison

Jennifer Cozby
Senior Warden

Robertson (RB)

ACA Accredited Unit Since January 1999


French Robertson Unit
12071 FM 3522
Abilene, TX 79601

Phone: (325) 548-9035 (**047)

Location: Ten miles northeast of Abilene on FM 3522 in Jones County

Unit Full Name: French Robertson Unit

Senior Warden: Jennifer Cozby

Regional Director: Jerry Sanchez, Region VI

Deputy Division Director: Miguel Martinez

Family Liaison Coordinator: Angela Iwerebor

Date Unit Established or On Line: September 1992

Total Employees: 513

Security Employees: 370

Non-Security Employees: 73

Windham Education Employees: 15

Contract Medical and Mental Health Employees: Medical = 47; Mental Health = 8

Inmate Gender: Male

Capacity: 2,978

Custody Levels Housed: G1-G5, Security Detention, Transient

Approximate Acreage: 402 (Co-located with Middleton)

Agricultural Operations: Robertson and Middleton work in cooperation: Security Horses, Security Pack Canines, and Unit Garden. Robertson participates in the Unit Food Bank Garden Program.

Manufacturing and Logistics Op.: Garment Factory

Facility Operations: Unit Maintenance

Additional Operations: Scent-Specific Canines; Regional Release Site; Laundry services provided for the Middleton Unit.

Medical Capabilities: Ambulatory medical, dental, and mental health services. Medical care available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Seventeen-bed infirmary with 15 inpatient beds and two crisis management beds. Chronic care clinic and Telemedicine Services available. All services on a single level, including Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant showers and 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 (Brakes); Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration; Small Engine Repair

Additional Programs/Services: Adult Education Program (upon availability), Chaplaincy Services, Community Tours, Faith-Based Dormitory, GO KIDS Initiative, Life Decisions Program, Peer Education, Reentry Planning

Community Work Projects: None

Volunteer Initiatives: Literacy/Education, Substance Abuse Education, Life Skills, Arts/Crafts, Parent Training, Support Groups, Religious/Faith-Based Studies and Activities, Storybook Project