The Detention Center personnel consist of 28 detention officers, a staff nurse, a maintenance supervisor, a receptionist, and the administrator. The function of the Detention Center is to insure the safe keeping of inmates while they navigate through the criminal justice system, in addition to maintaining the safety of the public. The Detention Center also conducts transports of inmates to and from all court appearance, medical facilities, as well as transfers to and from all law enforcement agencies, jails, and prisons.
Each inmate is allowed one or two visits, ranging from 15 minutes to one hour in length each week. Inmates with special privileges are allowed additional visits.