Jackson County Youth Center Family & Friends Information

Jackson County Youth Center

The Jackson County Youth Center in Jackson, Jackson County, Michigan, 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 Jackson County Youth Center 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 Jackson County Youth Center are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Jackson 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 Michigan Prison or Federal Prison System. Inmates in the Jackson County Youth Center 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 Send a Text or Email Message to an Inmate in Jackson County Youth Center

To send a text or email message to a Jackson County inmate, do the following:

Jackson County Youth Center uses Securus eMessaging for Inmate Email.

Register here. (You are already registered if you signed up with Securus for 'Phone' or 'Remote Visitation' in Jackson County or any jail or prison in the country).
Steps: 
1.  Sign up for eMessaging
2. Find your Jackson County inmate.
3. Purchase a book of Securus ‘stamps’.
4. Type & Send message.

For all Jackson County information for sending secure messages to an inmate in Jackson County Youth Center, including instructions, video examples, fees, limits, tablet rentals and more, check out out Text/Email an Inmate Page.


 

How to Schedule and Visit an Inmate in Jackson County Youth Center

To schedule and set up a visit, either at-the-jail or remotely from your home, follow these instructions:

  • Register and/or log in.
  • Select Jackson County Youth Center, then your inmate.
  • Review the days, available hours and the cost of remote and on-site visits in Jackson County.
  • Schedule your visit.

To get more complete instructions, and understand visit lengths, times, locations, fees and all the other rules including children, dress codes and more, check out or Visit Inmate Page.
NOTE: All visits are recorded and whatever you say and do will be monitored. It is best to never discuss sensitive information regarding your inmate's pending case.


 

How an Inmate Makes a Phone Call to You or Others from Jackson County Youth Center

To set up a phone account so that your inmate can call you from Jackson County do the following:

1. Enroll in an account with Securus Technologies.

2. Choose one of three account types, Securus Debit, Advance Connect or Direct Bill.
3. Choose [facility_name_1}, then connect with your inmate.
4. If you have any questions, call Securus: 972-734-1111 or 800-844-6591.

To find out fees, how to's, calling times, limits on phone calls and other systems Securus has do that you can communicate with your Jackson County inmate, check out our Inmate Phone Page.
NOTE: All of your inmate's phone calls are recorded and stored. It is advised not to discuss their pending case.


 

Jackson County Youth Center

STATE COUNTY BEDS
Michigan Jackson 50


PHYSICAL ADDRESS

930 Fleming Ave.
Jackson, MI 49202


TELEPHONE NUMBER


FAX

517-788-4661

INMATE MAIL

Inmate's First and Last Name
Juvenile's first and last name
Jackson County Youth Center
930 Fleming Ave.
Jackson, MI 49202


EMAIL

[email protected].mi.us

[email protected]


This facility, known as "Jackson County Youth Center" is also known as Jackson County Youth Center, Michigan, Jackson.