A youth placed in juvenile detention is held there until a court disposition takes place. This usually occurs within a day after detainment. During that waiting period, the juvenil...
What Is a Juvenile Detention Center?
When people who are not old enough to be held in jail or prison break the law, they often go to a juvenile detention center. This is a prison-like atmosphere for people under the age of 18. The courts must sentence the youth to a specific amount of time...
In American criminal justice systems a youth detention center, also known as a
juvenile detention center (JDC), juvenile hall or, more colloquially as juvy, is a ...
Detention centers are for youth who are detained under specific circumstances.
There are 21 facilities throughout the state of Florida which hold youth that are ...
The Juvenile Detention Center is located at 600 Mission Rd. San Antonio, TX
78210. Click on the marker on the map below to get driving directions to or from
The Juvenile Temporary Detention Center provides temporary secure housing for
youth from the age of 10 through 16 years, who are awaiting adjudication of ...
The Pre-Adjudication Institutional Division consists of the Juvenile Detention
Center (JDC) located in the Juvenile Justice Center in downtown Houston, a
The Hennepin County Juvenile Detention Center is a secure detention facility for
male and female offenders up to age 18 who are awaiting court disposition.
The Summit County Juvenile Detention Facility consists of seven main housing
units plus two annex units, making the total capacity for 100 juveniles.
The Peoria County Juvenile Detention Center, dedicated and opened in the
summer of 1999, sets the standard for detaining juveniles in a secure,