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 correctional officers working in local jails. TJA's membership is comprised of Jail Administrators, Correctional Officers, Sheriffs, Support Staff, and other interested parties of the corrections profession in Texas.
TJA strives to accomplish the following goals:
32nd Annual TJA Conference
May 14-18, 2018
|2018 Jail Management Issues
Sept 10-13, 2018
May 20-25, 2018
August 5-10, 2018
November 4-9, 2018
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Spring 2018 TJA Key Issues
The Spring 2018 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.
Golf Tournament Sponsorship
Sponsorships and proceeds go towards the 100 Club of Central Texas and the TJA Jerry Baggs Scholarship Fund. Click here for more information about sponsorship opportunities.
32nd Annual TJA Conference Opportunities
The 32nd Annual TJA Conference will be held May 14-18, 2018 in Austin. Click here to learn about conference exhibition opportunities.
Interactive Vendor Map
Check out our Interactive Vendor Map for the 32nd Annual TJA Conference. See what booths are available, pricing information, and current booth vendors so you can make an informed decision on which booth to reserve.