texas commission on jail standards

Inmate visitation suspended for 30 days

Texas Commission on Jail Standards approves Victoria County Jail inmate visitation suspension

VICTORIA, Texas - According to the Victoria County Sheriff's Office, the Victoria County Jail will be suspending inmate visitation for 30 days, The Texas Commission on Jail Standards approved this suspension, which will begin on Friday, Sept. 24, 2021. According…

Governor Abbott issues disaster declaration along Texas' southern border

Declaration is in response to the border crisis

AUSTIN, Texas - On Tuesday, June 1,  Governor Greg Abbott issues a disaster declaration along Texas' southern border in response to the border crisis. The declaration will provide more resources and strategies to fight the ongoing influx of undocumented people.…