The Juvenile Detention Center is licensed by the Department of Corrections and accredited through Council on Accreditation (COA) to ensure the highest quality practices and most effective research-based services are offered to all youth placed within the facility. Juveniles may be placed twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, as authorized by Juvenile Probation or the juvenile courts.    

Moderate-High Risk; Secure Correctional Facility; Males and Females


The Juvenile Detention Center provides a safe, secure environment where juveniles are provided a variety of services including:

  • Pre-adjudication placements
  • Post-adjudication placements with individual and family counseling
  • Highly structured programming and behavior modification
  • Access to medical personnel and mental health professionals
  • Spiritual services
  • Indiana State licensed teacher
  • High school equivalency (HSE) preparatory materials
  • Psychiatric consultation as needed