Arrowhead Juvenile Center (218) 625-6700 Call for Visiting Hours

1918 Arlington Avenue North                                                                                                   Wellness Policy             
Duluth, MN  55811-2034                                                  

  • The Arrowhead Juvenile Center (AJC) is a division of Arrowhead Regional Corrections. AJC is licensed by the MN Department of Corrections and has a total of 48 beds; twenty-four beds are designated for detention, and 24 are designated for treatment.
  • Treatment interventions include cognitive skills, anger management, social skills training, sex offender programming, culturally and gender specific services, and chemical dependency treatment.
  • Medical and mental health services are provided by licensed practitioners on site and referred out as needed. Males and females are managed separately to accommodate gender specific programming.
  • Admission to AJC detention is determined based on detention criteria and the alleged offense. A detention hearing is held to determine if a juvenile will be released or held for additional hearings.
  • If you are the parent or legal guardian of a child who has been arrested and admitted into the Juvenile Detention Center, you will receive a call from our intake staff.
  • Admission to an AJC treatment program is based on program criteria and must be ordered in Juvenile Delinquency Court.

Traveling North on 35W-take left exit 255A toward 21

Traveling South on Highway 53-take a left on Arrowhead Road (Menards on left).Follow Arrowhead Road 2.6 miles to Arlington Avenue (2


Becky Pogatchnik
Division Director
(218) 625-6700

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