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James River Juvenile Detention FAMILY & FRIENDS INFORMATION

ABOUT James River Juvenile Detention

The James River Juvenile Detention in the city of Goochland, Henrico County, Virginia is a maximum-security facility. Because the inmates in this jail range from low level, misdemeanor offenders to those being held for violent crimes like robbery, rape and murder, the security level has to be as high as is it would be 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 James River Juvenile Detention are armed with mace and trained to use physical force to protect themselves and other inmates from violence. 

The men and women being held in the James River Juvenile Detention are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Henrico County Court System already and been sentenced to one year or less. 

When an inmate is sentenced to a year or more, they are transferred to the /state-prisons/virginia or the Federal Bureau of Prisons

Illegal immigrants may be transferred into ICE custody and are then deported.

Inmates in the James River 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, a legal library, and bathroom and shower facilities. 

The inmates are allowed mail to be delivered to them as well as newspapers and magazines from trusted outside publishers.

Family and Friends of inmates are allowed to schedule a time to visit.

Information You Will Find on This Page

On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find very helpful and very useful: 

Henrico County Inmate Search

How to Bail out an Inmate at this jail

Inmate Phone use for this facility

Visitation Rules and Schedules - both here and online

Commissary Deposits and Inmate Accounts

James River Juvenile Detention Inmate Mail Guidelines


We also provide information on:

  • How to contact the facility
  • Directions to the jail
  • Henrico County recent arrests
  • Local, State and Federal Most Wanted bulletins
  • Outstanding Arrest Warrants
  • Crime News
  • Henrico County Court Appearances, and lots more.

James River Juvenile Detention

Virginia Henrico N/A


3650 Beaumont Road
P.O. Box 880
Goochland, VA 23063


James River Juvenile Detention: 804-556-8123

Jail East: 804-652-1120

Adult Probation: 804-501-5188

Jail West Info After Hours: 804-501-4586

Commonwealth's Attorney: 804-501-4218

Jail East Info After Hours: 804-652-1100

Jail West: 804-501-4581

Henrico Police: 804-501-5000

Public Defender: 804-225-4330

Jail West Info (M-F) 8-4:30: 804-501-4581

Sheriff: 804-501-5860

Jail East Info (M-F) 8-4:30: 804-652-1211


James River Juvenile Detention: 804-556-2380


Inmate's First and Last Name
3650 Beaumont Road
P.O. Box 880
Goochland, VA 23063