The mission of the Pierce County Juvenile Detention Facility 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 Washington, and the Jail administration work daily to meet that mission.
The facility holds inmates who are residents of Pierce County. However, they will take in inmates from the state or federal prisons when necessary.
Most inmates housed at Pierce County Juvenile Detention Facility 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 Pierce County Juvenile Detention Facility in Washington is operated by the Sheriff of Pierce County.
The jail holds around 62 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 Pierce County Juvenile Detention Facility’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.
Pierce County Sheriff's Office
|Address:||930 Tacoma Ave. South1st Floor, County - City Bldg.Tacoma, WA 98402|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Pierce County Juvenile Detention Facility
5501 6th Avenue, Tacoma, WA, 98406
Pierce County Juvenile Detention Facility Prison Information
|Jail Name||Pierce County Juvenile Detention Facility|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||5501 6th Avenue, Tacoma, WA, 98406|
|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|