Jail Contact Information

Cameron County Jail
954 E Harrison St
Brownsville, TX
(956) 544-0865

Carrizales Detention Center
7300 Old Alice Road
Olmito, Texas, 78575
(956) 554-6701

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County Visitation Rules

Adult visitors are required to present a valid photo identification. (e.g., Texas Drivers License, Texas D.P.S. I.D., Passport, Military I.D., U.S. Immigration Visa/ Border Crossing Card or Matricula Consular)

Money Inmate Trust Funds

Money that the inmate had with him at the time they were booked will be deposited into the inmate’s trust fund. During the inmates confinement they will be allowed to purchase commissary.

Money that the inmate had with him at the time they were booked will be deposited into the inmate’s trust fund. During the inmates confinement they will be allowed to purchase commissary (FS & More Commissary). The cost of the purchases will be deducted from the inmate’s trust fund. When they are released from custody or transferred to another institution, the balance of the account will be returned to them. While they are in Jail, money may be deposited into the inmates account by family or friends. Inmates are not allowed to transfer funds to another inmate’s account. Inmates are not allowed to have cash, checks or money orders on their person or in their possession. Inmates may release money to their family, attorney or bond’s person. However, approval must be obtained from the Shift Supervisor.

ONLY money orders or certified checks will be accepted through the mail. No cash will be accepted and will be returned to sender. All money orders or certified checks need to be mailed to the address below and made payable to the inmate.


CAMERON COUNTY JAIL DIVISION
CO Inmate Trust Fund
Inmate Name/Inmate ID #
P.O. Box 1539 Olmito. TX 78575

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Property Pick-Up Schedule

Family members may pick up inmates clothing on Monday, Tuesday and Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Inmates being released from Carrizales will receive their property only if released before 5:00 p.m.

Family members may pick up inmates clothing:

On Monday, Tuesday and Friday Only from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Inmates being released from Carrizales will receive their property only if released before 5:00 p.m. .. All others will have to come back the next business day.

Inmates leaving to other counties:

Property and monies will be given to the transporting agency for safe keeping.

For inmates that have left to T.D.C. family members have 30 days from the date of the inmates release. Pick up for these inmate’s property is:

ONLY Monday thru Friday between 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Other arrangements will have to be scheduled in advance. Please contact any Lieutenant on duty from Monday thru Friday between 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 pm.

Medical Information

No medical information on any inmate will be given to any family member for security reasons. Prescribed medicine may be brought to inmates but has to be approved by our medical department.

  • No medical information on any inmate will be given to any family member for security reasons
  • Prescribed medicine may be brought to inmates but has to be approved by our medical department
  • No phone calls made by family members shall be transferred to the medical department