Reeves Detention Center | DC Reeves

Reeves Detention Center, also known as Reeves County Detention Center and DC Reeves, is a low-security federal prison located in Pecos, Texas.

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 deposit funds 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 (SCR)

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 information.

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.

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

Reeves County Detention Center 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)

DC Reeves 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.

Advanced Occupational Education

Reeves Detention Center offers advanced occupational education classes to inmates. This is available in smart board technology, customized learning through individual education plans, dynamic grouping, and technology-based learning.

Vocational Training

Detention Complex Reeves offers vocational training in Custodial Maintenance, Barbering, Horticulture, Electrical, Building Trades, and Auto Mechanics. Career training programs are also available in Upholstery, Weaving, Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC), and Small Engine Repair. Additional programming is available in Masonry, Plumbing, Culinary Arts, Computer Repair, Carpentry, and Welding.

Apprenticeship Training

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

Library Services

Inmates at Reeves County Detention Complex have access to a law library and leisure library. In the leisure library, inmates can check out fiction and nonfiction books, newspapers, and magazines. In the law library, inmates can conduct legal research and prepare legal filings. 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.

Directions to DC Reeves

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.