Reeves Detention Center | Reeves County Detention Center

Reeves Detention Center is a low-security federal prison located in Pecos, Texas. The prison is also known as Reeves County Detention Center, DC Reeves, and the Reeves County Detention Complex. The facility houses male inmates.

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Reeves Detention Center Contact Information

Facility Address and Contact Information

Reeves Detention Center
100 County Road #204
Pecos, TX 79772

Phone: 432-447-2926
Fax: 432-447-9224
Email: REE/[email protected]

BOP Website: Bureau of Prisons Facility Profile
GEO Group Website: GEO Group Prison Page
Wikipedia: Wikipedia Page

Inmate Correspondence Address

Inmate Name and Registration Number
Detention Complex Reeves
P.O Box 2038
Pecos, TX 79772

How to Send Money

Federal inmates cannot receive funds directly. Family members can call 1-866-345-1884 to deposit funds via telephone or online via Access Corrections.

Reeves County Detention Center Inmate Information

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Inmate Gender

Male Inmates

Prison Security Level

Low-Security Federal Prison

Facility Location

Reeves Detention Center is located in Southwest Texas, approximately 210 miles southwest of Lubbock, Texas. It is three miles from the Pecos Municipal Airport and 150 miles from the Mexican border.

BOP Region

South Central Region

BOP Institution Code

RVS for Reeves DC

Judicial District

Western District of Texas

Medical Care Level

Information is not available. See our page on Medical Care Levels and Procedures for more details.

Mental Health Care Level

Information is not available.

Population Number

Reeves County Detention Center houses approximately 1,150 federal inmates.

DC Reeves Prison Services Information


Reeves Detention Center is a private prison owned and operated by the GEO Group. The facility is now referred to as the Reeves County Detention Complex. Most prisoners at the complex are low-security criminal aliens, serving sentences of one to five years for drug offenses or immigration violations.

The R-3 compound is a separate facility with three housing units. This facility contains support buildings for centralized programs, food service, laundry, infirmary, and indoor/outdoor recreation. The facility is also known as the Reeves Correctional Institution.

Inmate Housing

Inmates at Correctional Institution Reeves are housed in a dormitory-style setting.

The facility has three general housing units: Unit A, Unit B, and Unit C. Additionally, the correctional institution also has a Restricted Housing Unit.

Housing Units A, B, and C each consist of 12 dormitories. Six of the housing units consist of two tiers with 48 beds. The other six inmate housing units are single-floor with 42 bunk beds. One prisoner dormitory is utilized for the COVID-19 pandemic quarantine.

Each inmate housing unit offers inmates these amenities:

  • Tables
  • Seats
  • Televisions
  • Microwaves

The Restricted Housing Unit consists of two wings: administrative and disciplinary. The administrative wing consists of 24 double-bunked cells. Inmates in the disciplinary wing are primarily housed in 21 double-bunked cells. Additionally, the disciplinary branch has two negative-pressure single-person cells.

Health Services

DC Reeves provides inmates with routine and emergency dental and health care. Inmates can obtain emergency health care 24 hours a day by approaching any staff member and requesting assistance. Inmates must submit a sick call form and wait for an appointment to obtain routine health care.

Psychology Services

The prison offers several group-based therapeutic programs. While offerings rotate, these focus on substance abuse counseling, life skills, stress management, anger management, and others. Crisis intervention is available 24 hours a day.

Residential Drug Abuse Program (RDAP)

The Reeves County Detention Complex does not offer the Residential Drug Abuse Program (RDAP). However, programs such as Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) are provided.

Reeves County Detention Center Educational, Library, and Recreation Offerings

Education Services

Reeves County Detention Center provides literacy, GED, English as a Second Language (ESL), and Special Education programs. High school diplomas, career certificates, and college degrees are available through paid correspondence programs.

Learn more about prison education programs here.

Advanced Occupational Education

The institution offers advanced occupational education classes to inmates, including:

  • Dynamic Grouping
  • Individual Education Plans
  • Smart Board Technology
  • Technology-Based Learning

Vocational Training

Detention Complex Reeves offers the following vocational training programs:

  • Auto Mechanics
  • Barbering
  • Building Trades
  • Carpentry
  • Computer Repair
  • Culinary Arts
  • Custodial Maintenance
  • Electrical
  • Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC)
  • Horticulture
  • Masonry
  • Plumbing
  • Small Engine Repair
  • Upholstery
  • Weaving
  • Welding

Apprenticeship Training

Reeves Detention Center does not offer any apprenticeship programs to inmates.

Library Services

Inmates have access to a law library and a leisure library. They can check out fiction and nonfiction books, newspapers, and magazines in the leisure library. Prisoners can conduct legal research and prepare legal filings in the law library. A copy machine and typewriters are available to the inmate population.


Detention Complex Reeves does not house a UNICOR facility.


Inmates can shop once per week at the institution’s commissary. The commissary sells shoes, radios, food, drinks, snacks, candy, and electronics.

Recreational Services

Indoor and outdoor recreation opportunities are available at Reeves County Detention Center. These include organized sports, individual exercise, board and card games, and arts and crafts projects.

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Visitation Information for Reeves County Detention Center

Families can visit from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Sundays and Saturdays. On federal holidays visitation is held between 8:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

More Information About Reeves Detention Center

For a comprehensive look at life in federal prison, pick up a copy of Christopher Zoukis’ Federal Prison Handbook: The Definitive Guide to Surviving the Federal Bureau of Prisons. For more detailed information about DC Reeves, please buy a copy of the Directory of Federal Prisons: The Unofficial Guide to Bureau of Prisons Institutions by Christopher Zoukis.

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