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Juvenile Detention Center

Contact Us

To inquire about your child, contact Kent County Juvenile Detention Center at 632-5770 for 24 hour service.

To send mail to a detained juvenile, address the letter with the juvenile's name, KCJDC, 1501 Cedar NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503. 

The juvenile's caseworker or probation officer will read all incoming letters prior to the juvenile receiving them.

We provide all supplies necessary for juveniles to write to friends and family. All letters mailed out of KCJDC by juveniles are read by their caseworker or probation officer prior to mailing.

Contact Us

Juvenile Detention Center

Juvenile Detention

1501 Cedar Street NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503-1390

(616) 632-5750

(616) 632-5758

Stacy McGinnis

Rick Gutierrez
Assistant Superintendent

Visitation Hours


Last Name Begins With:
A - K, 1:00 - 2:00pm
L - Z, 3:30 - 4:30pm


Last Name Begins With:
A - K, 6:00 - 7:00pm
L - Z, 7:30 - 8:30pm

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