Collin County Juvenile Detention Family & Friends Information

Collin County Juvenile Detention

The Collin County Juvenile Detention in McKinney, Collin County, Texas, 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 Collin 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 Collin County Juvenile Detention are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Collin 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 Texas Prison or Federal Prison System. Inmates in the Collin 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 an Inmate Makes a Phone Call to You or Others from Collin County Juvenile Detention

To set up a phone account so that your inmate can call you from Collin 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 Collin 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.


How to Deposit Money into an Inmate's Account in Collin County Juvenile Detention

To deposit money into the account of an inmate in Collin County, follow these instructions:

  • Create an account with Touchpay Services, a GTL company.
  • Select Texas.
  • Select Collin County Juvenile Detention
  • Enter the Inmate ID of your inmate.  This can be found by calling 972-547-5400 or by looking up the inmate's name in the Inmate Search link above.
  • Enter your billing information and send money.
  • You can also deposit cash using the kiosk at the Collin County Juvenile Detention

For all the information you need regarding making an inmate deposit, what it costs, how much you can send, how long it takes for your inmate to receive funds and more, check out our Send Money Page.


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

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

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


Collin County Juvenile Detention

Texas Collin 144


4700 Community Avenue
McKinney, TX 75071





Inmate's First and Last Name
4700 Community Avenue
McKinney, TX 75071


[email protected]


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This facility, known as "Collin County Juvenile Detention" is also known as John R. Roach Juvenile Detention Ctr, Collin County Juvenile Detention, Texas, Collin.