The TEXAS JAIL ASSOCIATION was formed on June 4, 1986, in Austin, TX. The organization's main objective is to provide a distinct and unified voice for corrections officers working in local jails. TJA's membership is comprised of Jail Administrators, Corrections Officers, Sheriffs, Support Staff, and other interested parties of the corrections profession in Texas.
TJA strives to accomplish the following goals:
|Leadership for Jailers - PM Session
July 8, 2020
El Paso, Texas
|Leadership for Jailers - AM Session
July 9, 2020
El Paso, Texas
|2020 Jail Management Issues Conference
September 14-18, 2020
August 16-21, 2020
November 1-6, 2020
February 28 – March 5, 2021
As a precaution to limit the spread of COVID-19, the 34th Annual Texas Jail Association Conference, scheduled for May 11-15, 2020 at the Renaissance in Austin, has been cancelled. We hope to see you at the Jail Management Issues Conference in Galveston, September 14-18, 2020.
Spring 2020 TJA Key Issues
The Spring 2020 Edition of TJA Key Issues is ready!
Please Note: TJA Key Issues is available only to TJA members. Members will receive a username and password to access the publication.
The 2020 Jail Management Issues Conference will be held September 14–18, 2020 in Galveston, TX. Click here for exhibit information.
Interactive Vendor Map
Check out our Interactive Vendor Map for the 2020 Jail Management Issues Conference. See which booths are available, pricing information, and current booth vendors so you can make an informed decision on which booth to reserve.