The mission of the Lee County Juvenile Detention Center is to provide a safe and secure confinement of those persons committed to the custody of the jail, and to ensure that all inmates are treated in accordance with the established laws of the United States of America and the State of Mississippi, and the Jail administration work daily to meet that mission.
The facility holds inmates who are residents of Lee County. However, they will take in inmates from the state or federal prisons when necessary.
Most inmates housed at Lee County Juvenile Detention Center are awaiting their court dates. Some have been tried and are serving shorter times for their convictions. Probation violations and drug offenses are the crimes that most of these inmates commit.
The Lee County Juvenile Detention Center in Mississippi is operated by the Sheriff of Lee County.
The jail holds around 22 inmates on any given day.
The jail is divided into “pods,” each of which includes individual cells (2-3 inmates per cell), sitting areas, and an outside recreation court where inmates can play basketball or work out.
Inmate information such as mail, visitation, commissary, chaplain care, and nutrition can be found on Lee County Juvenile Detention Center’s website.
Inmates also receive education programs and a TV in the sitting area. Inmates are allowed one hour of recreation time a day. This jail also provides a work release program and other specialized services to the inmates.
Lee County Sheriff's Office
|Address:||510 N Commerce StreetTupelo, MS 38804|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Lee County Juvenile Detention Center
454 North Commerce Street, Tupelo, MS, 38804
Lee County Juvenile Detention Center Prison Information
|Jail Name||Lee County Juvenile Detention Center|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||454 North Commerce Street, Tupelo, MS, 38804|
|Sunday||7:30 Am to 2:30 PM|
|Monday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Tuesday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Wednesday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Thursday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Friday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Saturday||7:30 Am to 2:30 PM|