Detention Services provides temporary care in a physically-restricting, 24-hour facility for delinquent youth who pose a danger to others an who are ineligible for placements offering a lesser degree of restrictiveness. This temporary care protect three principle rights:
The Community's right to immediate protection from the youth
The youth's right to be detained in an environment conductive to normal growth and development; and
The court's right to immediate access to the youth for court hearings
Detention offers mandated levels of programming, including group work, education, recreation, counseling and medical services.