The Columbia County Juvenile Division contracts with the Cowlitz County Juvenile Department in Longview, Washington to provide all detention services for individuals under the age of 18.

Contact Information:

Cowlitz County Juvenile Detention
1725 1st Avenue
Longview, WA 98632
(360) 577-3101

Visitation Hours:

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Saturday and Sunday
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Wednesday
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Daily

*Visitation hours are subject to change and it is advised that you contact Cowlitz County Juvenile directly before making visitation arrangements.

  • Visitors will be limited to parents and custodial guardians, clergy, attorneys, and caseworkers.
  • All visitors must present a picture ID before visitation is granted.
  • Visitation will be visually observed. Residents may be searched after visitation.
  • Residents cannot accept personal phone calls. Youth may make collect calls out during designated hours.
General Information
Phone Numbers
Fax: 5033977256
Emergencies: Dial 911
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