The Detentions Division houses both males and females who have beenarrested on misdemeanor and felony charges by all law enforcementagencies in La Plata County, including the Federal Marshals (USM) andImmigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE). The inmates housed at thefacility include pre-trial and/or sentenced inmates to the La PlataCounty Jail or the Department of Corrections.
The Detentions Division provides the inmates with counseling, drugand alcohol therapy, educational opportunities and inmate workerprograms, including Work Release and a Day Reporting Program.
The Detentions Facility is an important and necessary component ofthe criminal justice system and La Plata County. We strive to maintain aprofessional environment while maintaining the highest level ofsecurity.