Alachua is home to the Juvenile Probation Unit. This prison facility serves Alachua and other cities in the Alachua County
area areas. The address of record for Juvenile Probation Unit is 14107 NW US Highway
441 Ste 200. This is located in Alachua, FL, 32615-6391, a city in Alachua. Always call
the jail to verify that an inmate is at that location and can receive visitors before
Inmates need contact with their friends and family on the outside. But Jails and
Prisons don't make this easy. Some charge inmates up to $14 a minute just to make
a long-distance phone call. Fortunately, you can get a local number your inmate
can call that will ring your phone and/or those of other family and friends no
matter where they live. An inmate can then make their calls using the local number
rate while talking to friends and family long distance. This service is provided
by Securtel at [Link to Secrutel]. To send mail to an inmate, go to
send postcards. Talk with your inmate to learn about the permitted hours for
phone calls, rules for sending mail and days and times for visitation, Facilities
in FL all have different rules that you'll be required to follow.
Prison is expensive. Phone calls are the most costly, especially without a local
number, But also items an inmate needs like soap, envelopes and stamps will all
cost money. So the first thing to do is ensure phone calls are economical so you
can discuss a budget.
It's important for prison families to help each other to help their loved ones
inside and out. By sharing information about Juvenile Probation Unit with other
families, it will help them avoid mistakes and confusion that no one needs or wants.
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