Beto (B) Correctional Institutions Division – Prison
Accredited Unit Since May 2008
|Unit Full Name:||George Beto Unit|
|Unit Address and Phone Number:||1391 FM 3328, Tennessee Colony, TX 75880(903) 928-2217 (**022)|
|Unit Location:||Six miles south of Tennessee Colony on FM 3328 in
|Senior Warden:||Todd Harris|
|Regional Director:||Kelvin Scott, Region II|
|CI Division Deputy Director:||Robert “Jay” Eason|
|Date Unit Established or On Line:||June 1980|
|Total Employees *:||633|
|Security Employees *:||437|
|Non-Security Employees *:||117|
|Windham Education Employees *:||20|
|Contract Medical and Mental Health Employees *:||Medical = 52; Mental Health = 5|
|Maximum Capacity*:||Unit: 3,150Trusty Camp: 321|
|Custody Levels Housed:||G1-G4, Administrative Segregation, Outside Trusty,
|Approximate Acreage:||20,528 (Co-located with Coffield, Gurney, Michael, and
|Agricultural Operations:||Beto, Coffield, Gurney, Michael, and Powledge work in
cooperation: Feedmill and Grain Storage, Farm Shop, Cow/Calf Operation,
Poultry Laying Operation, Swine Farrowing/ Nursery/Finishing
Operations, Pork Processing Plant, Security Horses, Security Pack
Canines, Edible and Field Crops, and Unit Garden.
|Manufacturing and Logistics Op.:||Metal Sign Plant|
|Facility Operations:||Region II (Northern Region) Maintenance Headquarters,
|Additional Operations:||Northern Region Offender Transportation; Scent-Specific
Canines; Narcotic Canines; Laundry services provided for the Gurney
|Medical Capabilities:||Ambulatory medical, dental, and mental health services.
Medical care available 24 hours, seven days a week. Forty-six bed
assisted living infirmary, including two respiratory isolation rooms.
Physical therapy, brace and limb clinic, chronic care clinic,
Telemedicine, and Digital Medical Services (DMS) available. All
services on a single level, including CPAP accommodating housing.
Managed by UTMB.
|Special Treatment Programs:||Sex Offender Treatment Program (SOTP)|
|Educational Programs:||Literacy (Adult Basic Education/GED), Special Education,
CHANGES/Pre-Release, English as a Second Language, Cognitive
|Career and Technology Programs: Mill and Cabinetmaking;
Bricklaying/Stone Masonry; Construction Carpentry; Piping
|Trinity Valley Community College Vocational: Business
Computers; Drafting; Electrical Technology; Electronics
|Additional Programs/Services:||Faith Based Dormitory, Adult Education Program (upon
availability), Life Decisions Program, Peer Education, Reentry
Planning, Chaplaincy Services, GO KIDS Initiative, Community Tours
|Community Work Projects:||Services provided to area school districts and local
|Volunteer Initiatives:||Literacy/Education, Employment/Job Skills, Substance
Abuse Education, Life Skills, Parent Training, Support Groups,
Religious/Faith Based Studies and Activities, Post-Release Housing
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