Juvenile Detention

 

Lafayette Parish Juvenile Detention Home (JDH) is a part of the criminal justice system and is operated by the Lafayette Consolidated Government (LCG). It is a state-licensed holding facility specifically for detaining juveniles who have broken juvenile laws and are awaiting further adjudication. It is funded by LCG and operates under the Chief Administrative Officer.

Any questions about JDH can be directed to the JDH Administrator, (337) 291-7130 or the Chief Administrative Officer of LCG, (337) 291-8311.