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Woodman (WM)

Correctional Institutions Division - State Operated State Jail

ACA Accredited Unit Since August 2002

Unit Full Name: Linda Woodman State Jail
Unit Address and Phone Number: 1210 Coryell City Road, Gatesville, TX 76528
(254) 865-9398 (**107)
Unit Location: North of downtown Gatesville on FM 929 (Coryell City Road) in Coryell County
Senior Warden: Merry Crane
Regional Director: Carol Monroe, Region VI
Deputy Division Director: Eric Guerrero
Date Unit Established or On Line: June 1997
Total Employees: 270
Security Employees: 174
Non-Security Employees: 55
Windham Education Employees: 18
Contract Medical and Mental Health Employees: Medical = 20; Mental Health = 3
Inmate Gender: Female
Capacity: 900
Custody Levels Housed: J1, J2, J4, Segregation
G1, G2, Transient
Approximate Acreage: 1,283 (Co-located with Crain, Hilltop, and Murray)
Agricultural Operations: None
Manufacturing and Logistics Op.: None
Facility Operations: Unit Maintenance
Additional Operations: Diagnostic Intake Facility for female offenders; Substance abuse screening and assessment
Medical Capabilities: Ambulatory medical, dental, and mental health services. Telemedicine Services available. All services on a single level. Managed by UTMB.
Educational Programs: Literacy (Adult Basic Education/GED), CHANGES/Pre-Release, Cognitive Intervention, Parenting Seminar
Career and Technology Programs: Business Computer Information Systems I; Electrical Trades; Painting and Decorating
Additional Programs/Services: Faith Based Dormitory, Adult Education Program (upon availability), Peer Education, Chaplaincy Services, Crime Stoppers, GO KIDS Initiative, Coryell County Community Leadership Unit Tour
Community Work Projects: Services provided to city agencies, Habitat for Humanity, local organizations, and Texas Parks and Wildlife.
Volunteer Initiatives: Literacy/Education, Substance Abuse Education, Life Skills, Arts/Crafts, Parent Training, Support Groups, Victims Awareness, Religious/Faith Based Studies and Activities, Women's Storybook Project, Girl Scouts Beyond Bars