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Volusia Regional Juvenile Detention Center

Operated by the State of Florida, Department of Juvenile Justice, this is a commitment facility which provides a temporary custody for approximately 120 clients, ages 10 through 18. These clients are awaiting juvenile court hearings or placement in a juvenile rehabilitative program. Clients who have been committed to this facility have been referred either by the judicial system or an area law enforcement agency. The average length of stay is 10 to 12 days (including weekends and holidays) but typically no longer than 21-30 days. Upon placement in the facility, the clients are immediately enrolled in the education program, provided by VCS.