Brazoria County Detention Center

County Jail

Last Updated: April 24, 2023
3602 County Rd 45, Angleton, TX 77515

Brazoria County Jail is for County Jail offenders sentenced up to twenty four months.

All prisons and jails have Security or Custody levels depending on the inmate’s classification, sentence, and criminal history. Please review the rules and regulations for County - medium facility.

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If you are unsure of your inmate's location, you can search and locate your inmate by typing in their last name, first name or first initial, and/or the offender ID number to get their accurate information immediately Registered Offenders

Satellite View of Brazoria County Detention Center

You can support your loved ones at Brazoria County Jail on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 979-864-2338.

When someone you care about gets locked up, it's tough to figure out all the ins and outs of jail life. From sending mail to visiting, there are a lot of things to sort out. And getting info about the arrest? Not always easy. That's where this webpage comes in handy. It's here to help you get a handle on how things work at Brazoria County Detention Center so you can stay connected and support your loved one behind bars.

The Brazoria County Jail is a detention center located at 3602 County Rd 45 Angleton, TX which is operated locally by the Brazoria County Sheriff's Office and holds inmates awaiting trial or sentencing or both. Most of the sentenced inmates are here for less than two years. Brazoria County accepts inmates from surrounding towns, Angleton Police Department, and the US Marshal's Service.

New detainees arrive at the jail regularly, with some being released on bail, placed under pretrial services caseloads, supervised by probation agencies, or released on recognizance with a court appearance agreement. Those who are not released await their court appearances at the jail, receiving accommodations including bedding and meals. You can see all the arrest records for Texas here.

The Brazoria County Sheriff's Office serves the county of Brazoria County, Texas which has more than 200,000 citizens. The Brazoria County Sheriff's Office is the oldest law enforcement agency in the State of Texas and is the custodian over the Brazoria County Detention Center.

In order to send an inmate mail you must address the envelope with the county jail address above, the inmates name, and the inmates SO number given to them by the county jail. Inmates can receive deposits to their account through the mail in the form of a US Postal Money Order. No other kind of money order or cash is allowed through the mail.

Access Corrections offers many convenient ways to deposit money into an inmate's account.

  1. Deposit money over the internet.
  2. 866-345-1884: Call the number with a Visa or Mastercard Card to deposit over the phone. Bilingual Agents available 24/7.
  3. Lobby Kiosk: Bring a Visa or Mastercard to the Sheriff's Office and use the kiosk located in the lobby.
  4. Cash Walk-In: Bring Cash to the Sheriff's Office and deposit money through the information Center Window or Visit a participating Dollar General or Family Dollar. To make a cash walk-in deposit click the image below to enroll.

Inmate Locator

To utilize the Inmate Search page on InmateAid, begin by selecting the relevant prison facility in Texas. This allows you to view the current list of inmates housed at Brazoria County Detention Center.

The second section features the InmateAid Inmate Search tool, providing a user-generated database of inmates. You can access this resource to utilize any of InmateAid's services. If you require assistance in creating an inmate profile to maintain communication, please contact us at, and we'll gladly help you locate your loved one.

As a last resort, you might have to pay for that information if we do not have it. The Arrest Record Search will cost you a small amount, but their data is the freshest available and for that reason, they charge to access it.

Visitation Information

Brazoria County Detention Center - Visitation

Visiting Hours

  • Monday: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM and 7:00 PM-10:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM and 7:00 PM-10:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM and 7:00 PM-10:00 PM
  • Thursday: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM and 7:00 PM-10:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM and 7:00 PM-10:00 PM
  • Saturday: 8:00 AM-4:00 PM
  • Sunday: 12:00 PM-8:00 PM



  1. The visitor must have a valid form of identification.
    • Current State Issued Picture ID or Driver's License
    • Valid Passport
    • Armed Forces ID card
    • State Department of Public Safety (DPS) ID Card/ Current Paper Driver's License
  2. Only 2 adults and 1 child or, 1 adult and 2 children are allowed in the visitation area at a time.
  3. Appropriate clothing must be worn to be allowed to visit an inmate:
    • No tube tops, halter tops or spaghetti strapped tops/dresses
    • No tank tops without a brassiere (women)
    • No clothing displaying gang affiliation
    • No tops of a revealing nature (low cut/ see through)
    • Shorts, dresses, or skirts have to be at the knee
    • All visitors are required to wear shoes
    • No clothing of a revealing nature such as:
      • Net clothing
      • Low cut tops/dresses
      • Tights without shorts
      • Spandex
      • Any other item deemed by staff to be contrary to the policy of modest dress
  4. Visitors must be registered 15 minutes before the end of visitation.
  5. All visitors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  6. All children must be under supervision at all times.
  7. Any person incarcerated within the last 6 weeks can not visit.
  8. All visitors must first register at Male Visitation before proceeding to the designated visitation area. To register for visit fill out the form pictured below that is provided at the visitation area.

Inmate Visitation Form

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