The City of Fort Worth contracts with the City of Mansfield Law Enforcement Center (Mansfield LEC) for jail services. Mansfield LEC has suspended all in-person visitation (effective date not provided) (Mansfield Police, 2020). Attorneys only have visitation through visitation phones in the jail lobby.
Tarrant County Jail has suspended all in-person visitation for friends and families, suspended their inmate weekender/work release program, and suspended volunteer chaplain program (effective date not provided) (TCSO, 2020).
Tarrant County remains one of the hardest hit counties (#4 and directly adjacent to Dallas County, which has the 2nd highest number of total cases) and has the third highest number of cases, second to Dallas County (Tarrant County Covid-19 Data, 2020).
Mansfield Police. (2020). Retrieved October 1, 2020, from Mansfield Texas: https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/342/Jail
Tarrant County Covid-19 Data. (2020, September 30). Retrieved October 1, 2020, from Texas Department of State Health Services: https://txdshs.maps.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboard/index.html#/ed483ecd702b4298ab01e8b9cafc8b83
TCSO. (2020). Tarrant County Detention Bureau. Retrieved October 1, 2020, from Tarrant County: http://access.tarrantcounty.com/en/sheriff/detention-bureau/visitation.html
Please Share Your Experiences Visiting or Staying in this Facility