Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center

Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center Information

The Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center is a 64 bed jail in the city of Augusta, Taliaferro County, Georgia.

This page provides information on how to search for an inmate in the official jail roster, directions to the facility, and inmate services such as the visitation schedule and policies, funding an inmate's account, mailing them a letter, voicemail, emailing and texting, tablet rentals, bail bond instructions, and commissary purchases.

Phone: 706-771-4881

Physical Address:
3485 Mike Padgett Highway
Augusta, GA 30906-3815

Mailing Address (personal mail):
Juvenile's first and last name
Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center
3485 Mike Padgett Highway
Augusta, GA 30906-3815

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How Do You Find Someone in the Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center?

To search for an inmate in the Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center, review their criminal charges, the amount of their bond, when they can get visits, or even view their mugshot, go to the Official Jail Inmate Roster, or call the jail at 706-771-4881 for the information you are looking for. You can also look up an Taliaferro County offender's Criminal Court Case online.

Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center Inmate Search

The Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center maintains an average of 64 offenders in custody on any given day. The Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center has a monthly turnover of 40% of their inmate population, another 30% turnover every 90 days, another 20% every six months, and approximately 10% stay incarcerated between six and twelve months. Every year Taliaferro County law enforcement agencies arrest and detain approximately 4,480 offenders.

The following charts of Taliaferro County inmate population demographics are updated daily. The information shown is for today. For research purposes we have broken down the inmates by sex, age, ethnicity, and criminal charges.

The information is compiled from the Taliaferro County Corrections Department, the state of Georgia Department of Corrections, as well as the United States Department of Justice and Census Bureau records. It represents every person in custody in Taliaferro County.

For complete information on how to get directions, bond, visit, mail, send and receive email and texts, receive phone calls, and send money or commissary to an inmate, find arrest information for Taliaferro County and other counties surrounding this one, scroll down this page. We have a section for each.

We also provide photos of the jail that we have collected over the years, and a database of most wanted criminals for Taliaferro County, neighboring counties and the state of Georgia.

Taliaferro County Inmate Race & Ethnicity - 12/3/2023

Race Inmates % Total
White 0 0.00%
Black 176 100.00%
Hispanic or Latino 0 0.00%
American Indian/Native Alaskan 0 0.00%
Asian 0 0.00%
Pacific Islander/Native Hawaiian 0 0.00%
Other 0 0.00%
Total 176 100.0%
Demographic, Crime and Inmate data is compiled from public reports provided by the Taliaferro County Sheriff’s Department, Georgia Corrections, United States Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Census Bureau.

Taliaferro County Inmate Criminal Charges - 12/3/2023

(many inmates have multiple charges)

Charge Inmates % Total
Felony (3rd Degree) 53 30.11%
Felony (2rd Degree) 45 25.57%
Felony (1st Degree) 0 0.00%
State Jail Felony 13 7.39%
Felony (Uncategorized) 29 16.48%
Misdemeanor (Class A) 36 20.45%
Misdemeanor (Class C) 0 0.00%
Holds 0 0.00%
Uncategorized 0 0.00%
Demographic, Crime and Inmate data is compiled from public reports provided by the Taliaferro County Sheriff’s Department, Georgia Corrections, United States Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Census Bureau.

Taliaferro County Inmate Sex - 12/3/2023

Sex Inmates % Total
Male 158 89.77%
Female 18 10.23%
Total 176 100.0%
Demographic, Crime and Inmate data is compiled from public reports provided by the Taliaferro County Sheriff’s Department, Georgia Corrections, United States Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Census Bureau.

Taliaferro County Inmate Age - 12/3/2023

Age Inmates % Total
Under 18 1 0.57%
18-20 8 4.55%
21-24 13 7.39%
25-30 44 25.00%
31-35 31 17.61%
36-40 30 17.05%
41-45 21 11.93%
46-50 11 6.25%
51-55 8 4.55%
56-60 6 3.41%
61-65 2 1.14%
66-75 1 0.57%
76-85 0 0.00%
Total 176 100.0%
Demographic, Crime and Inmate data is compiled from public reports provided by the Taliaferro County Sheriff’s Department, Georgia Corrections, United States Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Census Bureau.
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About the Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center
The Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center has a top capacity of 64 youth and young adults. It provides short term housing and detention for those who are arrested and charged as juveniles, even though they may remain detained in the facility past their 18th birthday. Housing units are separated into sets, with 48 beds for male detainees and 16 for females, with each being provided an individual cell for each surrounding a common area. Small numbers of youth are housed in each unit. Common areas provide seating for meals and games, space for reading from the small libraries that are provided in common areas or classrooms and provide an area for social skills to be improved and developed. Group activities are provided for youth during recreation time, as well as access to sporting and other physical educational activities and spaces. All meals are provided by the onsite kitchen and are nutritionally balanced, school is held each day in the classrooms, and additional programming is in place for life skills, social skills, further education classes, and more. Mail: 3485 Mike Padgett Hwy Augusta, GA 30906-3815 Mail must be fully and completely addressed with a full return address and will be checked for any topics that are not permitted and any contraband before being given to the resident. Phones: Phone calls are permitted at least once each week, and phones and tablets are provided for both voice and video calls. Visitation: Visits are provided both onsite and remotely, and youth are provided with smartphones or tablets in order to complete remote visits. Only those who have been approved for visits will be able to visit, and they will be provided with the details of their visit from the facility.
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Directions / Map to the Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center
Inmate Phone Contact

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Other Jails in Taliaferro County

What are the other City and County Jails in Taliaferro County?

Taliaferro County County Jails
Taliaferro County Juvenile Facilities
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Other Jails Nearby

What are the other Jails in the Neighboring Counties surrounding Taliaferro County?

Taliaferro Hancock Greene Oglethorpe Wilkes Warren
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Most Wanted Fugitives

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This facility, known as "Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center" is also known as Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice, Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center, Georgia, Taliaferro.