Bartlett State Jail

Customer base: Texas Department of Criminal Justice, State Jail Division - Facility Type: Minimum/Medium-Security, Managed since 1995
  • Capacity1049
  • ACA AccreditedYes
  • PopulationMale

Facility Leader: Shelton Richardson, Warden

Shelton Richardson, Warden Shelton Richardson was named warden at Bartlett State Jail in 2015. He most recently served as warden at Stewart Detention Center and Leavenworth Detention Center. Richardson joined CCA in 2004 as a detention officer at Houston Processing Center. He was promoted to assistant chief of security at Correctional Treatment Facility, where he also served as assistant warden. Prior to joining CCA, Richardson spent 22 years with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, where he started as a correctional officer and retired as senior warden at Richard P. Leblanc Pre-Release Substance Abuse Facility. At that facility, he supervised 255 employees and 1,100 offenders. Richardson has served as warden at numerous other Texas facilities. He served for 28 years in the U.S. Army and retired as a master sergeant.

Community Activities

Bartlett State Jail Post Trauma Staff Support Team; Adopt-A-Highway

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Population: Male