Athens-Clarke County Juvenile Detention Family & Friends Information

Athens-Clarke County Juvenile Detention INMATE & FAMILY SERVICES

The Athens-Clarke County Juvenile Detention in Gainesville, Clarke County, Georgia, 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 Athens-Clarke 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 Athens-Clarke County Juvenile Detention are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Clarke 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 Georgia Prison or Federal Prison System. Inmates in the Athens-Clarke 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.

Athens-Clarke County Juvenile Detention

Georgia Clarke 64


450 Crescent Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501-5079




Athens-Clarke County Prison: 706-613-3404

Adult Probation: 706-613-3707

Athens-Clarke County Jail: 706-613-3453

Juvenile Probation: 706-613-3306

Police: 706-613-3860

Public Defender: 706-369-6444

Sheriff: 706-613-3255


Inmate's First and Last Name
Juvenile's first and last name
Gainesville Regional Youth Detention Center
450 Crescent Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501-5079

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This facility, known as "Athens-Clarke County Juvenile Detention" is also known as Gainesville Regional Youth Detention Center, Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice, Gainesville Regional Youth Detention Center, Georgia, Clarke.