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Willacy County (WI)

Private Facility Contract Monitoring/Oversight Division - State Jail

ACA Accredited Unit Since August 2005

Unit Full Name: Willacy County State Jail
Unit Address and Phone Number: 1695 South Buffalo Drive, Raymondville, TX 78580
(956) 689-4900
Unit Location: Intersection of Hwy 77 South and FM 3168 in Willacy County
Senior Warden: Aurelio Ambriz
Deputy Director of Operations Monitoring: Kirstie Legerski
Private Facility Contract Monitoring/Oversight Division Director: Allison Dunbar, Private Facility Contract Monitoring/Oversight Division
Date Unit Established or On Line: October 1995
Total Employees: 183
Security Employees: 129
Non-Security Employees: 30
Education Employees: 12
Contract Medical and Mental Health Employees: Medical = 11; Mental Health = 1
Inmate Gender: Male
Capacity: 1,069
Custody Levels Housed: G1, G2, Transient
Approximate Acreage: 100
Agricultural Operations: None
Manufacturing and Logistics Op.: None
Facility Operations: Unit Maintenance
Additional Operations: None
Medical Capabilities: Ambulatory medical, dental, and mental health services. Telemedicine and Digital Medical Services (DMS) available. All services on single level. Managed by UTMB.
Educational Programs: Adult Basic Education, GED, Life Skills
Vocational Programs: Plumbing; Painting
Additional Programs/Services: Faith Based Dormitory, Adult Education Program (upon availability), Peer Education, Chaplaincy Services
Community Work Projects: None
Volunteer Initiatives: Substance Abuse Education, Parent Training, Support Groups, Religious/Faith Based Studies and Activities
Operated by: LaSalle Corrections