Travis County TX Jail / Central Booking
Travis County TX Jail / Central Booking is a county jail facility located in Texas and is classified as medium custody jail. Travis County TX Jail / Central Booking is located at 500 West 10th Street Austin, TX 78701. Travis County TX Jail / Central Booking's and is used by multiple jurisdictions for offenders who have short state sentences (usually less than one year), probation violators and those awaiting trial, sentencing or other court appearances and are waiting to post or are unable to meet the financial requirements for release. County jails tend to serve multiple functions and why a person is being detained in a jail facility helps determine many of the conditions of his or her incarceration. People may be moved into a county jail immediately after they are arrested, or may later be transferred to a county jail from a local holding cell or detention center. Some cities or other municipalities will have their own jail facilities, while others will be serviced by the county jail..