8 Prisons

There are eight juvenile prisons in Illinois. The following links provide key information about seven facilities (only Pere Marquette is not represented):

IYC-Chicago

IYC-Harrisburg

IYC-Joliet (slated to be closed as of 10/31/12)

IYC-Kewanee

IYC-Murphysboro (Closed as of 8/30/12)

IYC-St.Charles

IYC-Warrenville

You can also visit the Chicago Youth Justice Data Project (CYJDP) for contact information and a map of the facilities.

Finally, you can read the John Howard Association’s reports titled Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice Summary Report 2009 and 2011 Year-End Assessment of Department of Juvenile Justice by the John Howard Association of Illinois.

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