The Tallahassee Leon County JAC is a comprehensive assessment center providing 24-hour screening and assessment of arrested youth. The JAC contains a secure booking and receiving area and offers a shared juvenile data bank with local law enforcement. The Tallahassee Leon County JAC also accepts and handles requests for assessments from the Department of Juvenile Justice for the outlying counties of Liberty, Gadsden, Wakulla, Jefferson, Madison, Taylor, and Franklin.
Tallahassee Leon County JAC is a collaborative effort between city, county and state law enforcement, court officials, Department of Juvenile Justice, Leon County School Board, and various private non-profit agencies.
For additional information about the Juvenile Assessment Center, download the Parent and Guardian Information Guide.
536 Appleyard Drive
Tallahassee, FL 32304
Telephone: (850) 575-2851