Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release

Are you looking for someone incarcerated at Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release?  Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release is a state correctional institution in the Texas state prison system, which is part of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.  This page gives you all about everything one might want to know about Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release,like the following:  Find out who’s in prison at this facility?  Visitation information.  The address and phone number.  Sending money and mail.  And lots more.

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General Prison Information

Official Name: Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release
Year Opened: 1995
Type: Male
State: Texas
County: Hidalgo
DOC: Texas Department of Criminal Justice
Security Level: G1, G2
Warden Name: Daniel Rios

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Contact Information

Here is the street address and mailing address for Segovia Unit. Use the mailing address if you are going to send a package or letter to an inmate at Segovia Unit, and use the physical address if you want to know the location of the facility.

Mailing Address

Make sure to read the Inmate Mail and Package Procedures information on this page before you send something to someone in prison to learn how to correctly address the letter or package, and follow the right steps for sending a letter or package. If you don’t follow the correct directions, it could not get delivered.

INMATE NAME & REGISTER NUMBER
Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release
1201 E. El Cibolo Road 
Edinburg TX, 78542

Street Address / Prison Location

Address

Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release
1201 E. El Cibolo Road 
Edinburg TX, 78542

Phone Number and Fax Number

Phone: (956) 316-2400 (**078)
Fax:

Map and Directions


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Use this address if you plan to visit an inmate. Make sure to read over the Inmate Visitation Schedule and Inmate Visitation Procedures headings further down on this page if you are going to try to visit an inmate at Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release.

Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release
1201 E. El Cibolo Road 
Edinburg TX, 78542

Directions

9.4 miles north of Edinburg off Hwy 281 in Hidalgo County

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Phone Number

Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release inmates can’t take phone calls, so you can’t call prisoners, however, there are times when it is helpful to have the telephone number to the facility.
(956) 316-2400 (**078)

Inmates can sometimes call out using:

  • Calling Cards
  • Collect Calls
  • Dedicated Phone Line
  • Prison Calling Plan

Fax Number

Inmates don’t have fax machines, so you can’t send a fax to prisoners, but there are times when it may be helpful to have the fax machine number to the facility.

Email Address

This is the main email for the prison. You won’t be able to contact inmates using this email. If you need to email a prisoner, read the Inmate Email section below.

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Inmate and Staff Statistics

Total Inmates: 1224
Total Staff: 249

Inmate Email

To send email to an inmate at Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release you must follow an specific procedure to make sure that the message gets to the inmate.

Inmate Internet Access

Prisoners are not allowed to access the web.

Inmate Mail and Package Procedures

There are special procedures that you have to follow when sending a package or letter to a prisoner. If you don’t then the mail might not get delivered.

Before you send anything, be sure to read the information below:

Mail Monitoring

Prison guards open and inspect and read all received general correspondence. Received general postal correspondence is read as frequently as necessary to maintain security and safety or watch a particular problem regarding inmates.

How to Address a Letter to an Inmate

Below is the format for how you need to address a letter or package to a state prison inmate at Segovia Unit:

INMATE NAME & INMATE ID NUMBER
Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release
1201 E. El Cibolo Road 
Edinburg TX, 78542

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Inmate Money

Each prison has a Commissary which serves to provide inmates an account for inmate money and for buying items not provided by the Bureau of Prisons.

How to Send an Inmate Money

Anyone can send funds to prisoner’s accounts with Western Union and the U.S. Postal Service.

Via U.S. Postal Service: An inmate’s family and friends can choose to send inmates funds in postal mail and have to send those funds to this address and do so in accordance with the policies written below:

The deposit have to be a money order made out to the prisoner’s full committed name and complete eight-digit register number. It is advisable to use a postal money order, since all non-postal money orders that are processed through the National Lockbox will be subject to a 15-day hold, during which the prisoner will not get the funds. The Bureau of Prisons will return funds that don’t have appropriate inmate information but only if the envelope has a valid return address. Cash and checks cannot be accepted so don’t send any checks or cash.

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Inmate Locator

Inmates are often changed to various correctional facilities throughout Texas, so you might need to locate the current location of an inmate using the inmate locator. Click on the link below to find an Texas prison inmate.
Inmate Search

To find other Texas state prisons: Texas State Prisons

Texas Department of Criminal Justice Inmate Search

Inmate Visitation

Before you visit an inmate at Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release, make sure you know the following:

  • Visitation Schedule
  • Visitation Rules
  • Visitation Application

Inmate Visitation Schedule

Inmate Visitor Procedures

Every state prison has its own policies for prisoner visitation and they get changed frequently. The rules listed below may be different now, so be sure to also read Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release’s website to find the most up to date visitation procedures.

Visitation Sign-In and Check-In

The front entrance guard will make sure each visitor signs the prison visitors log before they enter the facility and upon leaving.

Identification Required

Photo ID of visitors will be required. Appropriate forms of ID are Driver’s License and Social Security Card; but, a state photo I.D. is OK.

For everything shown below, read the main Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release website as this info is updated frequently:

  • Visitation Rules
  • Visitation Dress Code
  • Things You Can and Cannot Take to Visitation
  • Special Rules For Childred, Special Visits, Pastoral or Attorney Visits

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Prison Records

Info about Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release prison records coming soon.

Such as:

  • Inmate records
  • Health records.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

Death Row

Details about Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release death row coming.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

Parole

More information about Texas parole procedures coming soon.

For example:

  • Parole hearings.
  • Review boards.
  • Who qualifies for parole.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

Release

Info about getting released from Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release coming.

Inmate Programs

Literacy (Adult Basic Education/GED), CHANGES/Pre-Release, English as a Second Language, Cognitive Intervention, Parenting Seminar
Career and Technology Programs: Business Computer Information Systems I. Adult Education Program (upon availability), Life Decisions Program, Project RIO, Reentry Planning, Chaplaincy Services, Crime Stoppers

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Prison Life

Information about prison life at Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release to be added later.

  • Activities.
  • Daily schedule and routine.
  • Recreational facilities available.
  • What’s allowed, and what’s not allowed.
  • What the food is like.
  • What to expect.
  • Jobs and work release available.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

News

A news section coming.

Photos

A photo section coming soon.

For example, photos of:

  • Cells at Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release
  • The yard.
  • What inmates wear at Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release.

If you have any photos of Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release that you would like to share, please contact us using the ‘Contact’ link at the bottom of the page.

Prison Jobs & Hiring

Are you looking for a job at a prison? Do you have experience? Have you worked at a correctional facility previously?

If so, check out: Segovia Unit Jobs

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Website

The official website: Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release Website

Victim Resources

Important Note: If you, or someone you know, are in immediate danger, call 911.

Victim’s Rights

The Victim Rights Act grants victims the following rights:

  • The right to protection from the accused.
  • The right to notification.
  • The right to attend proceedings.
  • The right to speak at criminal justice proceedings.
  • The right to consult with the prosecuting attorney.
  • The right to restitution.
  • The right to a speedy trial.
  • The right to be treated with fairness, dignity and respect.

The definition of victim includes:

  • Spouses and children of all victims.
  • Parents and guardians of minor victims.
  • Parents, guardians and siblings of mentally or physically incapacitated victims or victims of homicide.
  • Foster parents or other caregivers, under certain circumstances.

There are a number of services and programs designed to help victims and their families. You can find out about these services by contacting the courthouse, or local law enforcement agency.

Victim Notification

The Department of Justice Victim Notification System (VNS) is a system that provides victims with information pertaining to their case and/or any defendants in the case. You will receive a Victim Identification Number (VIN) and a Personal Identification Number (PIN) that will allow you to access VNS via the internet or by phone. Here, you will find information about future court hearings, historical court events, and detailed information about the defendant. This will include criminal charges filed, the outcome of charges, sentence imposed, custody location, projected release date and any other release information. The VNS website is updated daily. You will also receive any ongoing information by mail or email.

Have you, a family member or friend ever used the Victim Notification System? If so, was it effective? Did you get the information in a timely manner? Was the system difficult to use? We would like to hear from you, so please post any comments here.

Tell Your Story

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Family Resources

Info about family resources available at Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release coming soon.

History

A section with the history of Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release coming.

Such as:

  • Famous Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release inmates.
  • Escapes and prison breaks.
  • Executions.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

Links

Information About Other Texas State Prisons: Texas State Prisons

Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release Links

The official website: Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release Website
Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release Jobs

Texas Department of Criminal Justice Links

Texas Department of Criminal Justice Main Website
Texas Department of Criminal Justice Prison Directory
Texas Department of Criminal Justice Prison Map
Texas Department of Criminal Justice Prison Jobs
Texas Department of Criminal Justice Prison Inmate Search
Texas Department of Criminal Justice Most Wanted

Texas Department of Criminal Justice Victim Services
Texas Department of Criminal Justice Visitation Policies
Sending Money to a Texas State Prison Inmate
JPay Services for Texas State Prison Inmates
Sending Mail to Texas State Prison Inmates
Sending Packages to Texas State Prison Inmates
Texas State Prison Inmate Phone Calls

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Tell Your Story – Write a Review of Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release

Have you ever been incarcerated in Segovia Unit (EN) – Texas Pre-Release? Do you have a friend or family member that is a prisoner there? Have you ever visited someone at Segovia Unit?

If your answer is yes, then we would like you to write your review about it. Write down your prison experience so others will know what to expect.

Things you can put in what you write:

  • Facility conditions
  • Facility layout and facility
  • Guards and prison staff
  • Food and commissary
  • Visitation
  • Inmates
  • Prisoner safety
  • Gangs
  • Prisoner programs and activities

If you are an inmate at Segovia Unit, include your mailing address if you want to receive letters from people.


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