Hamilton County Juvenile Detention Family & Friends Information

Hamilton County Juvenile Detention

The Hamilton County Juvenile Detention in Gainesville, Hamilton County, Florida, 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 Hamilton 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 Hamilton County Juvenile Detention are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Hamilton 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 Florida Prison or Federal Prison System. Inmates in the Hamilton 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 Do Inmates in Hamilton County Juvenile Detention Make Phone Calls?

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

  • Hamilton 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 Hamilton 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 Hamilton 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 Hamilton County inmates; rules, policies, phone calling times, limits and more visit our Inmate Phone Page.


 

Hamilton County Juvenile Detention

STATE COUNTY BEDS
Florida Hamilton 48


PHYSICAL ADDRESS

3440 Northeast 39th Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32609


TELEPHONE NUMBER


FAX

Juvenile: 352-334-1609

INMATE MAIL

Inmate's First and Last Name
Juvenile's first and last name
Alachua Regional Juvenile Detention Center
3440 Northeast 39th Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32609


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