Buster Cole Unit
3801 Silo Rd.
Texas Department of Criminal Justice
Bonham, TX 75418
The Cole State Jail Facility is managed by the Texas
Department of Criminal Justice. The Facility is located in Bonham, TX and is approximately
four miles west of Bonham. The Facility opened it's doors on August 8, 1995. The Facility
primarily houses state jail offenders with crimes ranging from Criminal Mischief to
specific drug offenses, and may house up to 909 offenders at any given time.
With the assistance of approximately 327 employees and a
tremendous volunteer program, this Facility offers a variety of treatment programs for
it's offenders, such as Life Skills, Literacy Program, G.E.D., Preparation and Testing,
Changes, Computer Lab and Computer Programing as well as many different types of Substance
Abuse programs such as Phases I, II, III, and Alcoholics Anonymous, Narcotics Anonymous,
Cocaine Anonymous and Fellowship classes. Also offered are an abundance of Religious
Offenders are also able to participate in many of the ongoing
community service programs that the Cole State Jail Facility is involved in such as
cleaning and restoring of local parks and playgrounds, working with many departments of
the local city and county agencies.
It is the goal of the Texas Department of Criminal
Justice-Cole State Jail Facility to provide to the offenders, upon their termination of
incarceration, a successful re-entry into the community.
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