All About Contacting Inmates At The Coffield Unit

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How To Connect With Your Kin Who Is Serving at Coffield Unit

is a correctional facility for male convicts situated in Tennessee Colony, Texas. This facility features a trusty camp that can host up to 321 convicts and a maximum capacity of 3818 offenders. This prison is popular for its agricultural operations and the metal fabrication plant it features. It was established in June 1965 and had a capacity of around 4139 inmates.

Coffield Unit Contact Information

is situated near the Tennessee Colony along with Farm to Market Road 2054. This prison is located on 20,000 acres of land and has agricultural activities in multiple counties. If you're driving to this facility, you can use Google Maps directions.

Physical AddressCoffield Unit

2661 FM 2054

Tennessee Colony, TX 75884

Phone Number(903) 928-2211 (**006)
General EmailCoffield Unit

2661 FM 2054

Tennessee Colony, TX 75884

How to Contact Inmates at Coffield Unit

If your loved one is being held at Coffield unit, you can contact him using the following methods:


You can visit a convict at the Coffield Unit on Sundays and Saturdays from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. The convicts at the administrative segregation can only be visited on Fridays through appointments. Before visiting a convict, you will need to submit a visitation application, and the application has to be approved by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

Phone Calls

The Texas Department of criminal justice has an offender telephone system, and eligible convicts can use it to call family and friends. However, the convict will have to pay for the telephone service and must be used following the TDCJ disciplinary rules and procedures. Keep in mind that you can't directly call a convict at Coffield Unit.


You can contact a convict at Coffield Unit TDCJ by sending a mail through the following address:

Inmate Name/DOC Number

Coffield Unit

2661 FM 2054

Tennessee Colony, TX 75884

How to Send Money to Coffield Unit Inmates

It is allowed to send money to a convict at the Coffield Unit TDCJ through JPay. Typically, JPay provides various ways it can put the cash on the book of the convict. You can also send the money online using a debit card or credit card.

In case you want to send the money using cash, you can go to any MoneyGram agent and then use the Receive Code 6188. For the money orders, you will need to send them together with a deposit slip to the following address:


P.O. Box 279010

Miramar, FL 33027

How to Send Packages to Coffield Unit Inmates

Sending packages to convicts in the Coffield Unit TDCJ is allowed but under strict rules. You can only send care packages that contain items like seafood, meat, chips, candies, coffee, and personal hygiene items such as shampoo, toothpaste, and deodorant.

Steps to Take Before Calling or Writing to a Prisoner

Before trying to call or send a letter to a convict, you should first find out where the convict is located. To locate the convict, follow the below steps:

  1. Open DoNotPay and choose Connect With an Inmate
  2. Choose the Locate Someone option
  3. Enter the information of the offender, such as the state and the name of the convict
  4. Submit the request once you are done

DoNotPay will carry out the search using its advanced algorithm and provide you with the current location of the offender in seconds.

Difficulties You May Have Contacting Your Loved One in Coffield Unit

Whether you are trying to communicate through phone calls or writing, you may encounter the following difficulties when trying to contact a convict in the Coffield unit:

  • Expensive calling rates, especially if you're calling from a different state
  • Strict restrictions on phone calls
  • Unfamiliar regulations on scheduling visits
  • Strict restrictions on how to write and send letters

Get in Touch With Your Loved Ones via DoNotPay

In most cases, communicating with your imprisoned friend can be challenging. You might not be familiar with the format to use and the restrictions that govern sending mail to a convicted friend in the Coffield unit. The process of writing a letter and going to the post office can also be tedious and time-consuming.

On the other hand, making a phone call can pose a challenge, especially if you're not familiar with the time the convicts can access the phones. Luckily, DoNotPay has an encrypted database and advanced mailing technology that can help you send letters to any correctional facility in the United States through their website or application. Here is the procedure to follow:

  1. Open the DoNotPay app or website.
  2. Choose the prison product feature tab.
  3. Enter the name of the convict you want to contact and the state they are located in.
  4. Write your message directly through the DoNotPay website/app.
  5. Attach a document and upload if you have the message already written.
  6. Upload any additional attachment or picture you may want to send with the letter.
  7. If you are unfamiliar with the Coffield Unit restrictions on writing letters to convicts, use one of DoNotPay's customized letter templates.
  8. DoNotPay will automatically print and send the letter to the convict once you are done.

DoNotPay Can Help You Locate Your Imprisoned Friend

Considering how challenging it is to locate an imprisoned loved one, DoNotPay has come up with a new search tool that helps users to easily and conveniently locate their convicted friends from different correctional institutions in the United States.

Whether your friend is imprisoned in a county, federal, or state correctional facility, DoNotPay can help you locate him using the steps below:

  1. Locate the Connect With an Inmate service on DoNotPay.
  2. Choose whether you want to locate a loved one, create a virtual mailbox, or send a personalized letter.
  3. If you want us to find your loved one, provide his or her personal details and the state they are located in. We'll then conduct a search on the appropriate state database.
  4. If you want to create a virtual mailbox, just provide your full name! We'll set one up for you so you can easily receive incoming mail from your loved one.
  5. If sending a personalized letter, tell us which facility your loved one is located in and what you would like to say to them. You can even include a photo! Your letter will be delivered automatically - just wait 10 days for it to arrive to your loved one!

What Else Can DoNotPay Do?

Apart from writing to a convict at Coffield Unit, DoNotPay can help you in the following ways:

If you're having trouble contacting your loved one who is imprisoned at Coffield Unit, consider using DoNotPay for instant and convenient communication.

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