Philadelphia County Juvenile Detention

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Updated on: January 28, 2021

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Location 2020 Pennsylvania Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19130-3887
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The Philadelphia County Juvenile Detention is a medium-security confinement focus situated in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Worked locally by the Philadelphia County Sheriff’s Office, this jail holds prisoners who are anticipating preliminary or condemning. The Philadelphia County Sheriff’s Department is equipped with the biggest number of law authorization officials in the county and is the biggest office in Pennsylvania. The present Sheriff was confirmed as Sheriff in September 2009.

Prisoners at Philadelphia County Juvenile Detention have the chance to partake in programs, including training, advising, substance misuse, and strict administrations. They are given three dinners per day and are permitted to buy snacks from the supermarket. They are given an hour of recreational time every day where they are urged to head outside.

Philadelphia County Juvenile Detention — General Information

Facility Name Philadelphia County Juvenile Detention
Facility Type County Jail
Address 2020 Pennsylvania Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19130-3887
Capacity 105
Facility Type Juvenile
City Philadelphia
Postal Code 19130-3887
State Pennsylvania
County Philadelphia County
Official Website

Philadelphia County Sheriff's Office

Address 100 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19110
Phone 215-686-3530
Website website

Sending a Mail/Care Package

Approaching and active detainee mail will be investigated by jail staff.

Detainees at Philadelphia County Juvenile Detention may get postcards no bigger than 4" x 6" as mail. Composing must be in pencil or blue or dark ink. Some other mail will be come back to the sender.

If no arrival address is accessible, unapproved mail will be put away in the detainee's storage until the prisoner's discharge.

Prisoner mail can't contain anything identified with savagery, racial matchless quality, or bareness.

Sending Money

You can either send cash to a prisoner by setting off to the Philadelphia County Juvenile Detention and sending a cash request or you can utilize MoneyGram to store cash in a detainee's record.

To send cash to a prisoner, you should realize the detainee's complete name, the prisoner's ID number, and the prisoner's area.

Phone calls

Philadelphia County Juvenile Detention has a telephone program where you set up a record through the outsider organization, GlobalTel, and the detainee can call you after you store cash for them.

As indicated by the site, you can get a good deal on prisoner calling by utilizing a "GlobalTel 'Exceptional Jail Phone Number'. At the point when your prisoner calls your 'Uncommon Jail Phone Number', your telephone rings and you spare."

All telephone calls through Philadelphia County Juvenile Detention are recorded.


Philadelphia County Juvenile Detention requires all guests to round out an application before appearance. If you need to visit a detainee at Philadelphia County Juvenile Detention, cautiously round out the application. The Philadelphia County Juvenile Detention maintains whatever authority is needed to deny any individual the privilege to enter the jail it picks and, in any way, shape or form.

Jail visits are directed face to face behind plexiglass or on a broadcast screen from another area. Youngsters must be joined by a parent or watchman and watchmen must give verification of their guardianship. Detainees may have two guests during each visit.

Leave every close to home having a place, aside from your state ID in your vehicle. No phones or packs are permitted in the jail.

Visiting Hours

Monday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday: 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday: 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM


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