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Detention Centers


Find a Detention Center

Detention centers are for youth who are detained under specific circumstances set by Florida statute. There are 21 facilities divided into 3 regions throughout the state of Florida. They hold youth that are awaiting court dates or placement in a residential facility.


Julia Strange

Assistant Secretary

2737 Centerview Drive
Suite 3100
Tallahassee, FL 32399-3100

(850) 921-6292
(850) 922-7735

Dixie Fosler

North Regional Director

2737 Centerview Drive
1200 Alexander Building
Tallahassee, FL 32399-3100

(352) 620-7827

Image of the counties included in the North region for Detention Facilities
Name/County Served
Alachua Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Lafayette, Levy, Putnam, Suwannee, Union
Alachua Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Gainesville (352) 955-2105 (352) 334-1609
Bay Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, Washington
Bay Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Panama City (850) 872-4706 (850) 873-7099
Duval Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Duval, Clay, Nassau, St. Johns
Duval Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Jacksonville (904) 798-4820 (904) 798-4825
Escambia Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Escambia, Santa Rosa
Escambia Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Pensacola (850) 595-8820 (850) 595-8676
Leon Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Leon, Gadsden, Jefferson, Franklin, Liberty, Madison, Taylor, Wakulla
Leon Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Tallahassee (850) 488-7672 (850) 414-8780
Marion Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Marion, Citrus, Hernando, Lake, Sumter
Marion Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Ocala (352) 732-1450 (352) 732-1457
Okaloosa Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Okaloosa, Walton
Okaloosa Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Crestview (850) 689-7800 (850) 689-7970
Volusia Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Volusia, Flagler
Volusia Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Daytona Beach (386) 238-4780 (386) 947-1577

Jon Loftheim

Central Regional Director

4524 Oak Fair Boulevard
Suite 100
Tampa, FL 33610

(813) 744-8902

Image of the counties included in the Northwest region for Facilities
Name/County Served
Brevard Juvenile Detention Center
Brevard
Brevard Juvenile Detention Center
Cocoa (321) 690-3400 (321) 690-3412
Hillsborough Juvenile Detention Center West
Hillsborough
Hillsborough Juvenile Detention Center West
Tampa (813) 871-7650 (813) 871-4764
Manatee Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Manatee, Sarasota, DeSoto
Manatee Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Bradenton (941) 741-3023 (941) 741-3061
Orange Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Orange, Osceola, Seminole
Orange Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Orlando (407) 897-2800 (407) 897-2856
Pasco Juvenile Detention Center
Pasco
Pasco Juvenile Detention Center
San Antonio (352) 588-5900 (352) 588-5909
Pinellas Juvenile Detention Center
Hardee, Highlands, Pinellas, Polk
Pinellas Juvenile Detention Center
Clearwater (727) 538-7100 (727) 538-7318

Dr. Gladys Negron

South Regional Director

3300 NW 27th Avenue
Miami, FL 33142

(305) 637-4500

Image of the counties included in the South region for Facilities
Name/County Served
Broward Juvenile Detention Center
Broward
Broward Juvenile Detention Center
Fort Lauderdale (954) 467-4563 (954) 327-6361
Collier Juvenile Detention Center
Collier
Collier Juvenile Detention Center
Naples (239) 417-6277 (239) 417-6288
Miami Dade Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Miami-Dade, Monroe
Miami Dade Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Miami (305) 637-4500 (305) 637-4669
Monroe Juvenile Detention Center
Monroe
Monroe Juvenile Detention Center
Key West (305) 293-1500 (305) 293-1735
Palm Beach Juvenile Detention Center
Palm Beach
Palm Beach Juvenile Detention Center
West Palm Beach (561) 881-5020 (561) 881-5019
St. Lucie Regional Juvenile Detention Center
St. Lucie, Indian River, Martin, Okeechobee
St. Lucie Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Fort Pierce (772) 468-3940 (772) 468-4005
SW Florida Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Lee, Hendry, Glades, Charlotte
SW Florida Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Fort Myers (239) 332-6927 (239) 332-6931
Name/County Served
Alachua Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Lafayette, Levy, Putnam, Suwannee, Union
Alachua Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Gainesville (352) 955-2105 (352) 334-1609
Bay Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, Washington
Bay Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Panama City (850) 872-4706 (850) 873-7099
Brevard Juvenile Detention Center
Brevard
Brevard Juvenile Detention Center
Cocoa (321) 690-3400 (321) 690-3412
Broward Juvenile Detention Center
Broward
Broward Juvenile Detention Center
Fort Lauderdale (954) 467-4563 (954) 327-6361
Collier Juvenile Detention Center
Collier
Collier Juvenile Detention Center
Naples (239) 417-6277 (239) 417-6288
Duval Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Duval, Clay, Nassau, St. Johns
Duval Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Jacksonville (904) 798-4820 (904) 798-4825
Escambia Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Escambia, Santa Rosa
Escambia Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Pensacola (850) 595-8820 (850) 595-8676
Hillsborough Juvenile Detention Center West
Hillsborough
Hillsborough Juvenile Detention Center West
Tampa (813) 871-7650 (813) 871-4764
Leon Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Leon, Gadsden, Jefferson, Franklin, Liberty, Madison, Taylor, Wakulla
Leon Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Tallahassee (850) 488-7672 (850) 414-8780
Manatee Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Manatee, Sarasota, DeSoto
Manatee Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Bradenton (941) 741-3023 (941) 741-3061
Marion Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Marion, Citrus, Hernando, Lake, Sumter
Marion Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Ocala (352) 732-1450 (352) 732-1457
Miami Dade Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Miami-Dade, Monroe
Miami Dade Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Miami (305) 637-4500 (305) 637-4669
Monroe Juvenile Detention Center
Monroe
Monroe Juvenile Detention Center
Key West (305) 293-1500 (305) 293-1735
Okaloosa Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Okaloosa, Walton
Okaloosa Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Crestview (850) 689-7800 (850) 689-7970
Orange Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Orange, Osceola, Seminole
Orange Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Orlando (407) 897-2800 (407) 897-2856
Palm Beach Juvenile Detention Center
Palm Beach
Palm Beach Juvenile Detention Center
West Palm Beach (561) 881-5020 (561) 881-5019
Pasco Juvenile Detention Center
Pasco
Pasco Juvenile Detention Center
San Antonio (352) 588-5900 (352) 588-5909
Pinellas Juvenile Detention Center
Hardee, Highlands, Pinellas, Polk
Pinellas Juvenile Detention Center
Clearwater (727) 538-7100 (727) 538-7318
St. Lucie Regional Juvenile Detention Center
St. Lucie, Indian River, Martin, Okeechobee
St. Lucie Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Fort Pierce (772) 468-3940 (772) 468-4005
SW Florida Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Lee, Hendry, Glades, Charlotte
SW Florida Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Fort Myers (239) 332-6927 (239) 332-6931
Volusia Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Volusia, Flagler
Volusia Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Daytona Beach (386) 238-4780 (386) 947-1577