|The primary mission
of the Bedford County Sheriff's Department is to provide operational
control of the Bedford County Juvenile Detention Center, under the
direction of the Bedford County Juvenile Court an TCA §37-1-114, to
insure that detainees are provided with adequate health, safety, and
supervision as needed.
staff of the Bedford County Juvenile Detention Center shall be under
the administrative control of the Bedford County Sheriff Department.
The center is designed to detain
1.) Are in need of legal temporary
2.) Are pending adjudication.
3.) Are awaiting disposition and/or
4.) Are in violation of probation.
5.) Are an escapee or have
absconded from a juvenile facility, institution, or court ordered
6.) Has within the last twelve (12)
months willfully failed to appear at any juvenile court hearing.
7.) Has engaged in violent conduct
resulting in serious injury.