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Juvenile Detention Center


  • Answers to Your Questions

  • What medical facilities are available?

  • What mental health care is available?

  • When will my child be released?

  • Procedure for Complaints

  • Whom do I contact about my child's case?

  • What are the rules about visiting my child?

  • May our minister visit?

  • May I write or telephone my child?

  • Personal Care Items

  • What things may I bring to my child?

  • What does my child do at the Juvenile Detention Center?

  • What type of discipline is used?

  • Why are the doors locked?

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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