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South Texas Family Residential Center

South Texas Family Residential Center

Customer base: U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) - Facility Type: Managed Since 2014
300 El Rancho Way, Dilley, TX 78017

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Wesley J. Lee, Administrator

Facility Leader: Wesley J. Lee, Administrator

Wesley J. Lee was named facility administrator at South Texas Family Residential Center in 2015. Lee joined CoreCivic the same year as assistant facility administrator at South Texas. Prior to that, he spent 25 years with the federal government, where he started his career as a border patrol agent with the legacy U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS) and later worked in multiple areas, including inspections and adjudications. He also served as a transitional field coordinator, transitioning ERO from INS to the Department of Homeland Security, along with many roles within ICE/ERO.

Facility PREA Information

The following information is provided in accordance with PREA (Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003). Learn more

Prevention of Sexual Assault (PSA) Compliance Manager: Jose Rodriguez, Assistant Facility Administrator

Third Party Reporting Method(s):

Call the CORECIVIC 24-Hour Ethics Line: 1-866-757-4448



Contact the South Texas Family Residential Center PSA Compliance Manager at 830-378-6500

Contact the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) complaint hotline toll-free telephone number at 1-800-323-8603 (this number also has an option to report outside of ICE).

Contact the ICE Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR) Joint Intake Center (JIC) as follows:

Toll-free hotline number: 1-877-246-8253


By mail to:

P.O. Box 14475

1200 Pennsylvania Ave NW

Washington DC 20044

Facility PREA Policy (14-2): Download

PREA Audit Date or Scheduled Audit Date: TBD

PREA Audit Report:

For media inquiries please consult Esperanza Gonzalez, the Public Information Officer for this facility.