Juvenile Detention Facility

Services

Shelby County maintains a 34-bed regional juvenile detention facility to accommodate youthful detainees and segregate them from the general adult detention facility. This facility is operational 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 

Relevance to the Public

The overall goal of the Shelby County Regional Juvenile Detention Facility is to create a program to provide for the temporary and safe custody of juveniles who are alleged and/or adjudicated delinquent, and who require a restricted environment for their own or the community's protection while pending legal action.

USDA Nondiscrimination Statement

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rightsregulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutionsparticipating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race,color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in anyprogram or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information(e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (Stateor local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speechdisabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally,program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: How to File a Complaint, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: 

  1. mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
    1400 Independence A venue, SW
    Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
  2. fax: (202) 690-7442; or
  3. email: program.intake@usda.gov.

 This institution is an equal opportunity provider.