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Correctional Institutions Division - Prison

ACA Accredited Unit Since January 1999


Unit Address and Phone Number:
2665 Prison Road #1, Lovelady, Texas 75851
(936) 636-7321 (**009)
Unit Location:
13 miles west of Trinity on FM 230 in Houston County
Senior Warden:
Michael Sizemore
Regional Director:
Michael Upshaw, Region I
CI Division Deputy Director:
William L. Stephens
Date Unit Established or On Line:
April 1917
Total Employees *:
Security Employees *:
Non-Security Employees *:
Windham Education Employees *:
Contract Medical and Psychiatric Employees *:
Medical = 29; Psychiatric = 3
Offender Gender:
Maximum Capacity*:
Unit:               2,153
Trusty Camp: 321
Custody Levels Housed:
G1-G5, Administrative Segregation, Outside Trusty
Approximate Acreage:
Agricultural Operations:
Cow/Calf and Heifer Development Operations, Egg Laying Operation, Farm Shop, Feedmill and Grain Storage, Edible and Field Crops, Security Horses/Dogs, Swine Farrowing/Nursery/Finishing Operations
Manufacturing and Logistics Op.:
Garment Factory
Facility Operations:
Unit Maintenance
Medical Capabilities:
Ambulatory medical, dental and mental health services. Telemedicine Services available. Managed by UTMB.
Educational Programs:
Literacy (Adult Basic Education/GED), Special Education, CHANGES/Pre-Release, Cognitive Intervention, Life Matters, Project RIO
Career and Technology Programs: Automotive Specialization (Engine Performance)
Lee College Vocational: Food Service Preparation; Advanced Baking
Additional Programs/Services:
Faith Based Dormitory, Adult Education Program (upon availability), HIV Peer Education, Story Book Project, Crime Stoppers
Community Work Projects:
Services provided to city agencies and local school districts.
Volunteer Initiatives:
Literacy/Education, Employment/Job Skills, Substance Abuse Education, Life Skills, Parent Training, Support Groups, Mentoring, Religious/Faith Based Studies and Activities, Post-Release Housing

* Data as of July 31, 2009

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