Cottrell House Inmate Search

Cottrell House is a high security prison which is managed and operated by state of Texas. It comes under the jurisdiction of Texas Department of Corrections. Offenders from Police/City and county jails are transferred to Cottrell House for serving their sentence. It houses adult inmates serving long sentence usually more than a year. Most of the inmates are convicted for serious offenses like murder, assault etc. Cottrell House provides number of amenities to the inmates like TV viewing area, 3 time meals, interne and other correctional facilities.

Jail Name :

Cottrell House

Jail Type :

State Prison


7929 Military Parkway, Dallas, Texas, 75227



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Texas (TX)


Dallas County







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Cottrell House Inmate Search

Q. How to find if someone is serving sentence at Cottrell House?

  • Texas Department of Corrections maintains database of all offenders serving jail time at Cottrell House. To search for an inmate visit Texas DOC inmate search page and follow the instructions.

    Note: The database is updated weekly.

Q. What if you are not able to find the inmate in Cottrell House?

  • It means the inmate is serving time in a prison in different state or is released from jail. Visit Nationwide State prison search page for more information.

Q. What are the visitation rules of Cottrell House?

  • One must be in approved visitors list to be able to visit the inmate in Cottrell House. One must fill the Inmate Visitation Application form and submit it to the Texas Department of Corrections office. It can take upto 30 days for the application to be processed. Once the application is processed one can visit the inmate.

  • Individuals with valid government ID and who aren’t on felony probation are allowed to visit. Children below 16 years, must be accompanied by a legal guardian.

  • For more information, one can call on 214-388-5497

Cottrell House Visitation Hours:


9:00 AM to 3:00 PM


9:00 AM to 3:00 PM