Juvenile Detention Center

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    Jackie Wiesehan, Director       
157 N. Main St., Suite 312
         Edwardsville, IL  62025 
Phone:  (618) 692-6255
Fax:  (618) 296-7602
John Volkmar, Superintendent
    100 W. 5th Avenue 
 Edwardsville, IL  62025
 Phone: (618) 692-1002
 Fax: (618) 692-8959


The Madison County Juvenile Detention Home will be postponing all visits at this time to ensure the health and safety of our clients.

Please call (618) 692-1002 if you have any questions. 

Thank you for your cooperation in helping keep our staff and residents safe.

The Juvenile Detention Home is a 49 bed facility utilized as the County's temporary placement center for juveniles awaiting court decisions on their cases. The correctional officers work mainly at this facility. The main functions of this facility include:

  • Provision of teaching services for continuing education while juveniles are housed in the facility as well as internal and community recreational opportunities for the juveniles.
  • Provision of counseling and social services activities relative to the individual cases.
  • Ensuring all students practice healthy eating and physical activity behaviors throughout the school day, the Detention Wellness Policy is adopted.


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157 North Main Street,
Edwardsville, IL. 62025
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Business Hours:  Monday-Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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