TDCJ Bradshaw (BH) Unit


Private Facility Contract Monitoring/Oversight Division – State Jail

ACA Accredited Unit Since August 2005

Unit Full Name: James Bradshaw State Jail
Unit Address and Phone Number: P.O. Box 9000, Henderson, TX 75653
(903) 655-0880
Unit Location: 3900 West Loop 571 North, one mile north of Henderson on Loop 571 in Rusk County
Senior Warden: Robert Shaw
Deputy Director of Operations Monitoring: Kenneth Gaston
Private Facility Contract Monitoring/Oversight Division Director: Oscar Mendoza, Private Facility Contract Monitoring/Oversight Division
Date Unit Established or On Line: July 1995
Total Employees *: 266
Security Employees *: 182
Non-Security Employees *: 43
Education Employees *: 20
Contract Medical and Mental Health Employees *: Medical = 19; Mental Health = 2
Offender Gender: Male
Maximum Capacity*: 1,980
Custody Levels Housed: J1-J5
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 a single level, including CPAP accommodating housing. Managed by UTMB.
Educational Programs: Adult Basic Education, GED, Life Skills/Pre-Release
Vocational Programs: Carpentry; Electrical Trades; Masonry
Additional Programs/Services: Faith Based Dormitory, Adult Education Program (upon availability), Chaplaincy Services
Community Work Projects: Services provided to city and county agencies and area school districts.
Volunteer Initiatives: Literacy/Education, Employment/Job Skills, Life Skills, Parent Training, Support Groups, Substance Abuse Education, Religious/Faith Based Studies and Activities
Operated by: Corrections Corporation of America (CCA)