L.V. Hightower Unit Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: November 20, 2021
902 FM 686, Dayton, TX, 77535

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Dayton, Texas is home to the L.V. Hightower Unit. The L.V. Hightower Unit is a women’s prison and under the management of the Texas State Department of Corrections.

The L.V. Hightower Unit opened its doors back in 1971. The L.V. Hightower Unit can house up to 740 adult female inmates at one time. It is known as one of the biggest women’s prisons within the state of Texas. The L.V. Hightower Unit is situated in between McCormick forest park and the Texas State Route 16.

Back in April of 2016, singer John Legend had a performance at the L.V. Hightower Unit. Legend performed there to gain publicity for his “Free America” campaign that was to help decrease incarceration throughout the United States.

The L.V. Hightower Unit had many notable inmates throughout its time. One notable inmate that sticks out is Mary Kay Letourneau. Letourneau is a level 2 sex offender. Letourneau was also once a teacher. She pleads guilty back in 1997 on two counts of second-degree rape of a 12-year-old student of hers.

The Washinton Corrections Center for Women is situated on nearly 32 acres of land. On this land, you will find that the L.V. Hightower Unit comes equipped with 9 housing units. These housing units go by the following names:

  • CCU
  • J
  • K
  • L
  • MA
  • MB
  • RDC
  • SEG
  • TEC

All of these above housing units will are different security levels. The L.V. Hightower Unit has security levels ranging from minimum-security all the way up to close-security.

In the L.V. Hightower Unit, the facility has many programs and many services that their inmates can participate in. These services and programs are the following:

  • GED Prep
  • Prison Library
  • Information Technology Programs
  • Braille Printing
  • Textile Production
  • CAD Programming

Inmate Mailing Address

Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
L.V. Hightower Unit
902 FM 686, Dayton, TX, 77535

L.V. Hightower Unit Prison Information

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Jail Name L.V. Hightower Unit
Jail Type State Prison
State Texas
County Liberty County
Web Page website
Address 902 FM 686, Dayton, TX, 77535
City Dayton
Zip 77535
Phone 936-258-8013


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