Juvenile Detention Facilities - SD/SSD Census

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The two documents below list detention facilities in New York State, by county.

See also Non-Secure Facility Bed Capacity and Potential Availability.

Daily Secure and Specialized Secure Bed Capacity and Potential Availability

Bed capacity reflects the most recent maximum operational beds available on the date this is published. Available beds reflect the beds available at the time of the chart update. Facilities may “flip” units to accommodate changing population needs, so capacity in each category may vary day to day.

IMPORTANT NOTE: BED AVAILABILITY IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE THROUGHOUT THE DAY AND EVENING.

This chart is intended as a guide only and does not make representations that beds will available at the time any county is seeking to admit a youth. Law enforcement and detention-administering agencies must contact the facility directly before transporting a youth to the facility. Please call each facility directly. Contact information can be found in the Secure and Specialized-Secure Detention Facilities directory.

Updated: October 21, 2020

New York City

Males SD (JO/JD) Males SSD (AO/Sentenced) Females All Total Op Cap
Facility Capacity Available Capacity Available Capacity Available
Horizon 30 30 68 38 8 8 106
NYC ACS: Crossroads Secure Juvenile Detention Center 51 19 51 9 4 2 106

Rest of State

Males SD (JO/JD) Males SSD (AO/Sentenced) Females All Total Op Cap
Facility Capacity Available Capacity Available Capacity Available
Capital District Secure Juvenile Detention Center 7 1 15 0 2 0 24
Erie County Secure Juvenile Detention Center 16 7 22 0 2 1 40
Monroe County Secure Juvenile Detention Center 11 4 15 1 5 2 31
Nassau County Secure Juvenile Detention Center 12 1 - - 4 3 16
Hillbrook Secure Juvenile Detention Center 16 4 16 3 0 0 32
Woodfield Secure Juvenile Detention Center 7 0 17 10 10 7 34
ROS Totals 69 17 85 14 23 13 177