The Palm Beach Regional Juvenile Detention Center
in West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida, 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 Palm Beach Regional Juvenile Detention 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 Palm Beach Regional Juvenile Detention Center
are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Palm Beach 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 Florida Prison
or Federal Prison System
Inmates in the Palm Beach Regional Juvenile Detention 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.
The other jail facilities in Palm Beach County, Florida are: Palm Beach County Central Detention Center
, Palm Beach County Corrections
, Palm Beach County Main Detention Center
, Palm Beach County West Detention Center
. In addition, Palm Beach County houses the following juvenile facility: Palm Beach Juvenile Correctional Facility
On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: Palm Beach County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Palm Beach Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Palm Beach County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.
Palm Beach Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Florida Department of Juvenile Justice
1100 45th Street, Bldg. A
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
The Palm Beach County Booking Blotter provides the following information on every person arrested:
Booking Date & Time
Release Date & Time
Jacket & Booking Numbers
Date of Birth
Race & Gender
The Booking Blotter allows you to view everyone arrested either today or any date range you want.
You must enter the person arrestee’s last name, but if you don’t know the exact spelling or want to see a larger group of arrestees or inmates, just enter a single letter, such as the letter ‘A’ to see all the offenders arrested during the date range you enter whose last name begins with 'A'.
To view mugshots online of the most recent 300 people booked into the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, go here. They update recent arrests continuously throughout the day and night.
To find an inmate's bond, you can either view it online or by calling 561-688-4340. To pay an inmate’s bond follow these instructions. You can always post an inmate’s bond online if you can’t physically appear.
In order to mail the inmate, use the Inmate Mail address above. Palm Beach County DOES NOT allow envelopes. All mail must be a solid color postcard using black or blue ink or type only and have their name, Jacket # and if you have it, cell assignment. Make sure you read the mail rules carefully if you want your mail to be delivered.
It is recommended that you never discuss intimate details of the inmate’s court case in any email, visit, letter or phone conversation. Nothing is private while they are in jail and any information you discuss can be used against them in court.
Make sure you read all the Inmate Rules & Regulations. Understanding these will answer most of your questions about their stay in jail.