Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison

Know somebody at Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison?  Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison is a state prison in the Texas state prison system.  This guide tells you about everything you might want to know about Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison,such as:  Find out who’s in prison at this facility?  How to visit Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison inmates.  The address and phone number.  How to send mail and money to an inmate.  And more…

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General Prison Information

Official Name: Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison
Year Opened: 1994
Type: Male
State: Texas
County: Potter
DOC: Texas Department of Criminal Justice
Security Level: G1, G2, G4
Warden Name: Charles McDuffie

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Contact Information

In this section is the mailing address and street address for Neal Unit. Use the mailing address if you are sending a letter or package to a prisoner at Neal Unit, and use the street address if you want to know the physical location of Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison.

Mailing Address

You should also read the Inmate Mail and Package Procedures section on this page before you send a package or letter to someone in prison to make sure that you correctly write the address, and do the appropriate protocol for mailing a package or letter. If you don’t use the appropriate steps, the package or letter might not get to the inmate.

INMATE NAME AND REGISTER NUMBER
Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison
9055 Spur 591 
Amarillo TX, 79107-9696

Street Address / Prison Location

Address

Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison
9055 Spur 591 
Amarillo TX, 79107-9696

Phone Number and Fax Number

Phone Number: (806) 383-1175 (**070)
Fax:

Map and Directions


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Use the street address if you plan to visit an inmate. You should read over the Inmate Visitation Procedures and Inmate Visitation Schedule sections further down on this page if you are going to go to visit an inmate at Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison.

Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison
9055 Spur 591 
Amarillo TX, 79107-9696

Directions

Three (3) miles north of IH-40 at the intersection of Loop 335 and NE 24th Avenue in Potter County

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Phone Number

Neal Unit prisoners don’t have phones, so you won’t be able to call an inmate, but, there are cases when it may be necessary to have the telephone number to Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison.
(806) 383-1175 (**070)

Inmates are able to make phone calls with:

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

Fax Number

Prisoners don’t have access to fax machines, so you can’t fax a letter to prisoners, but there might be times when it may be useful to have the fax machine number to the facility.

Email Address

This is the primary email address for the prison. You can’t contact inmates at this address. If you are going to send an email to an inmate, go to the Inmate Email section on this page.

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Inmate and Staff Statistics

Total Inmates: 1690
Total Staff: 407

Inmate Email

To send email to a prisoner at Neal Unit you must follow an specific procedure to make sure that the email letter is received by the inmate.

Inmate Internet Access

Prisoners don’t have access to the web.

Inmate Mail and Package Procedures

There are important steps that you have to follow when sending a letter or package to a state prisoner. If you don’t then what you sent might not get delivered.

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

Mail Monitoring

Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison guards do open and inspect all incoming general mail. Incoming general packages and mail can be read as frequently as deemed necessary to maintain security and safety or watch any problems confronting any inmates.

How to Address a Letter to an Inmate

Below is the correct format for how you have to address a letter or package to a state prisoner at Neal Unit:

INMATE NAME AND REGISTER NUMBER
Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison
9055 Spur 591 
Amarillo TX, 79107-9696

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Inmate Money

Every state correctional institution has a Commissary which was created to provide inmates a bank type account for inmate funds and for buying items not provided by the correctional facility.

How to Send an Inmate Money

Friends, family, or other people may add funds into these accounts with Western Union or by mail.

Via U.S. Postal Service: An inmate’s family and friends can to send prisoners funds in postal mail and have to send it to the following address and follow the directions shows below:

The deposit must be in a money order made out to the inmate’s full committed name and complete eight-digit register number. It is best if you use a postal money order, since all non-postal money orders that are processed through the National Lockbox will be held for a 15-day hold period, and in this time the inmate will not get the funds. The Bureau of Prisons will return to the sender funds that don’t have appropriate inmate info if the envelope you sent it in has a return address. Personal checks and cash cannot be accepted for deposit so don’t send any checks or cash.

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Inmate Locator

State prison inmates are from time to time transported to different prisons throughout the Texas prison system, so you may have to locate the current location of an inmate using the inmate locator. Follow the link here to look up an state prisoner.
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 Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison, be sure that you be aware of the following:

  • Visitation Schedule
  • Visitation Rules
  • Visitation Application

Inmate Visitation Schedule

Inmate Visitor Procedures

Every correctional facility in Texas has its own procedures for inmate visitation and these rules change often. The policies discussed here could be out of date by the time you are reading this, so be sure to also check Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison’s site to read the most up to date visitation procedures.

Visitation Sign-In and Check-In

The entrance officer will make sure each visitor signs the inmate visitors log when entering the visitation area and upon departure.

Identification Required

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

For all of the points listed below, check out the actual Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison site because this information is updated all the time:

  • 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

Details about Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State 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

Information about Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison death row will be posted ASAP.

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

Parole

Details about Texas parole procedures will be posted ASAP.

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

Information about getting released from Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison to be added later.

Inmate Programs

Literacy (Adult Basic Education/GED), Special Education, CHANGES/Pre-Release, Cognitive Intervention
Career and Technology Programs: Business Computer Information Systems II, Construction Carpentry, Plant Maintenance. Adult Education Program (upon availability), Life Decisions Program, HIV Peer Education, Project RIO, Chaplaincy Services

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Prison Life

Details about what life is like at Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison coming soon.

  • 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 Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison news section coming soon.

Photos

Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison photos coming soon.

For example, photos of:

  • Cells at Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison
  • The yard.
  • What inmates wear at Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison.

If you have any photos of Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison that you would like to share, please contact us using the ‘Contact’ link at the bottom of the page.

Prison Jobs & Hiring

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

If so, check out: Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison Jobs

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Website

The official website: Neal Unit 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:

  • You have the right to protection from the accused.
  • You have the right to notification.
  • You have the right to attend proceedings.
  • You have the right to speak at criminal justice proceedings.
  • You have the right to consult with the prosecuting attorney.
  • You have the right to restitution.
  • You have the right to a speedy trial.
  • You have 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.

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Family Resources

Info about family resources coming.

History

A Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison history section coming.

Such as:

  • Famous Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison 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

Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison Links

The official website: Neal Unit Website
Neal Unit 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 Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison

Have you ever spent any time at Neal Unit (KN) – Texas State Prison? Do you know someone that spent time there? Have you ever been to visit a prisoner there?

If yes, then we would like you to leave a comment below about it. Tell us about your experience so that other people will know what to expect.

Things you might want to write in your review:

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

If you are currently an inmate at Neal Unit, include your mailing address if you want people to be able to mail you.


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