Placer County Juvenile Detention Family & Friends Information

Placer County Juvenile Detention

The Placer County Juvenile Detention in Auburn, Placer County, California, like all jails is a maximum security facility. Because the inmates in this jail range from low level offenders to those being held for violent crimes like robbery, rape and murder, the security level is as high as is it is in any maximum security state prison. Some of the security features in this facility include security cameras, electronic detection and reinforced fencing topped with razor wire. Correctional officers in Placer County Juvenile Detention are armed with mace and trained to use physical force to protect themselves and other inmates from violence.

The men, women and juveniles being held in the Placer County Juvenile Detention are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Placer County Court System already and been sentenced to a period of time of one year or less. When an inmate is sentenced to a year or more, they are admitted into the California Prison or Federal Prison System. Inmates in the Placer County Juvenile Detention are fed three meals a day totaling 2,500 calories, are allowed access to phones to contact friends and family members, are allowed at least one hour a day for exercise, have access to books, bathroom and shower facilities. The inmates are allowed mail to be delivered to them as well as newspapers and magazine from trusted outside publishers.

How to visit an inmate in Placer County California using Video Visitation or visiting an inmate at the jail

To visit an inmate in Placer County follow these steps:

  • In addition to visiting inmates at the jail, Placer County Juvenile Detention uses a video visitation service called IC Solutions.
  • In order to visit with your inmate online or at the Placer County Jail Video Kiosk, you must first register with IC Solutions.
  • Once you are logged into your existing IC Solutions account or have created a new account and are logged in, you must select Register for Video and enter Placer County Juvenile Detention.
  • Then select your Placer County Inmate.
  • Then fund your account using either a Visa, Mastercard credit or debit card.
  • Lastly, schedule a visit.
  • The cost for a remote video visit ranges from $7-10 for 20-25 minute visit. Rates are subject to change.

For full instructions on all the benefits of using IC Solutions to visit a Placer County inmate, visiting an inmate at the jail itself, rates, policies, rules, dress codes, bringing children, attorney and clergy visits and more, go to our official Visit Inmate Page. 


How Do Inmates in Placer County Juvenile Detention Make Phone Calls?

To receive phone calls from inmates in Placer County, or to assist them in making phone calls to other people, follow these steps:

  • Placer County Juvenile Detention uses the services of IC Solutions.
  • Register with them online or call them at 888-506-8407
  • Agents are available 24 hours a day, and speak both English & Spanish.
  • Services for Placer County inmates and their families and friends include Collect Calling, PIN Debits, Purchasing Calling Cards, Voicemail & Prepaid calls.  In addition, IC Solutions provides secure messaging, sending photos, video phone calls and online deposits for inmates and their families in Placer County.
  • Although rates are subject to change, they generally run about $0.21 per minute for phone calls.

Note: All your calls with an inmate are recorded, stored and shared with law enforcement if the conversation deals with your case or any criminal activity. Anything communicated can be used against you or your inmate in court.

For all the information regarding phone calls with Placer County inmates; rules, policies, phone calling times, limits and more visit our Inmate Phone Page.


Placer County Juvenile Detention

California Placer 75


2929 Richardson Drive
Suite B
Auburn, CA 95603



Jail (Main): 530-886-4855

Police: 530-823-4224

Sheriff: 530-889-7899


Inmate's First and Last Name
c/o Placer County Juvenile Detention
2929 Richardson Drive - Suite B
Auburn, CA 95603


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This facility, known as "Placer County Juvenile Detention" is also known as Placer County Juvenile Probation Department, Placer County Juvenile Detention, California, Placer.