9300 Merrimac Trail - Williamsburg, Virginia 23185 (757) 887-0225.

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The Merrimac Juvenile Detention Center is operated by the Middle Peninsula Juvenile Detention Commission for the Commonwealth of Virginia. It serves both the 9th and the 15th District Court Service Units for a total of 18 localities.  Merrimac is a 48 bed facility, which provides secure detention for juveniles who are awaiting court hearings or who have been found guilty and have been sentenced to serve time in detention.  The average length of stay is about 21 days; those participating in the Post-Dispositional program serve 180 days.

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