Joe Corley ICE Detention Facility

Attorney Luis F. Hess represents clients in the Joe Corley ICE Detention Facility who are facing removal or deportation. Located in Conroe, TX, the county seat of Montgomery County, the facility is located to the north of downtown Houston. The Joe Corley Detention Facility is often called the "Conroe Detention Center."

The detention facility is currently managed by GEO Group, Inc., a Florida based private correctional management company that operates 40 facilities in the United States and in 10 other countries.

In June 2004, Montgomery County issued a request for proposal for operation and management services for the Montgomery County Jail. In 2008, the one-story Joe Corley facility opened and began accepting federal inmates.

The 167,000-square-foot facility was built at a price of $44.8 million. The Florida-based The GEO Group Inc. has operated the jail for Montgomery County since it opened in 2008.

In 2013, Montgomery County commissioners sold the Joe Corley Detention Facility for $65 million in cash to The GEO Group Inc. In addition to the $65 million in cash, GEO was required to pay Montgomery county an annual administrative fee of $500,000 to handle the paperwork between GEO, the Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the U.S. Marshal's Service, the two federal agencies that have used the medium security jail.

ICE currently houses more than 900 inmates in the facility that has 1,517 beds.

Immigration Attorney for the Joe Corley Detention Facility

Luis F. Hess represents clients being detained at the Joe Corley Detention Facility in Conroe, TX. His practice is focused on representing clients before the Executive Office for Immigration Review during exclusion, deportation, removal, asylum only, bond proceedings, and appeals.

His office is conveniently located just south of the Joe Corley Detention Facility near The Woodlands, just south of Conroe, TX.

Call today to find out more about how Luis F. Hess can represent a person subject to an immigration detainer. Find out how he can request a bond hearing so that a person can be released from the Joe Corley Detention Facility while they are awaiting a removal or deportation proceeding.

Call (281) 205-8540 today.

Additional Resources

Joe Corley Detention Facility in Conroe, TX - Visit the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement website to learn more about the Joe Corley Detention Facility and the Houston Field Office in Conroe, TX.

Detention Facilities for Immigration Enforcement
Joe Corley Detention Facility
Houston Field Office
500 Hilbig Rd
Conroe, TX, 77301
Phone: (936) 520-5000

Before planning your visitation, you should call the facility to find out the visiting hours because they are subject to change. According to the website, the visiting hours at the Joe Corley Detention Facility depending on whether you are visiting a male or female. For a male, visitation is on Thursday and Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and on Saturday and Sunday from 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

For females, the visitation on Monday from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. To visit a person being detained, you must present a valid government-issued identification card. The visitation will not exceed 30 minutes. Any child under the age of 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult. An immigration attorney is permitted to visit a client 24 hours a day and seven days a week. 

Joe Corley ICE Processing Center in Montgomery County - A contractual agreement was reached between GEO Group, Montgomery County, Texas, and the United States Marshals Service for the housing of federal detainees/immigrants and the management of the facility.

This article was last updated on Friday, February 23, 2018.