Welcome to the Prison Talk Online Community! Take a Minute and Sign Up Today!

Go Back   Prison Talk > U.S. REGIONAL FORUMS > TEXAS > Texas Prison and Jail Visitation, Phones, Packages & Mail
Register Entertainment FAQ Calendar Mark Forums Read

Texas Prison and Jail Visitation, Phones, Packages & Mail Topics / Information relating to the Texas Department of Corrections and local / county Jail visitation, phone calls, mail, inmate care packages, etc.

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-04-2009, 01:09 PM
Brilee83 Brilee83 is offline
Registered User

Join Date: May 2009
Location: Houston TX
Posts: 1
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Question question about mailing cards

I have a friend that is in Garza East, his birthday is coming up. Are they allowed to receive birthday cards?
I know when he was in county, they sent the christmas cards back because they didn't allow it.

Last edited by karen; 07-01-2009 at 01:58 AM.. Reason: Title
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 05-05-2009, 07:56 PM
Redhead4 Redhead4 is offline
Registered User

Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: TX, USA
Posts: 110
Thanks: 70
Thanked 57 Times in 28 Posts

Yes, they can receive cards and letters. The only reason a card would have been sent back is if someone had been released, or, if the card contained something they don't accept/allow. Like, you can't send the kind that play voice recordings or music (nothing w/ wires or electronic chips); also, I've heard it's best that cards have not too much glitter. Don't know the details on that. Sometimes they don't like stickers, because they think you've hidden drugs behind them. Of course, X-rated pictures or talking about gang stuff would be prohibited, as well.
Reply With Quote


garza east, mail

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:26 PM.
Copyright © 2001- 2019 Prison Talk Online
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Website Design & Custom vBulletin Skins by: Relivo Media
Message Board Statistics