Juvenile Detention Center

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General Information

Juvenile Detention CenterThe Peoria County Juvenile Detention Center, dedicated and opened in the summer of 1999, sets the standard for detaining juveniles in a secure, rehabilitating environment.

The 63-bed facility brings together all the components necessary to serve many needs of the juvenile population, including education, mental, medical and dental health as well as faith-based services.

Mission Statement

To further justice by providing a safe, caring environment that guides children in our care towards productive lives and enhances community safety and well-being.

Core Values

  • We are committed to responding to the complex needs of individuals and engaging the collaborative support of the community resources to provide the best available services.
  • We believe accountability of individuals promotes a safer community.
  • We believe individuals are capable of change.
  • We believe individuals are valuable and will be treated with dignity and respect.