Pulaski County Juvenile Detention Center
Carma Gardner

3001 W. Roosevelt
Little Rock, AR 72204
Phone: (501) 340-6691

Parent Information

While in the Center your child will need the following:

Clothing items:

  • 3 white crew neck t-shirts (no tank tops)
  • 3 white pairs of socks
  • 3 white pair of panties/briefs (no thongs, boxers or boxer briefs)
  • 3 white bras (no underwire or sports bras)
  • During winter months, basic white or cream thermal tops are allowed – Thermal bottoms are NOT allowed

Toiletries are furnished by the Center; however, you may elect to provide these items for your child in unopened packaging.

  • Toothpaste, bar soap, deodorant, toothbrush
  • Travel size shampoo and conditioner
  • Plastic comb and brush with plastic bristles (no larger than the palm of your hand)
  • Travel size lotion

All clothing must be white.  Clothing items that appear dirty, have an odor, or are in any other way determined inappropriate, will not be accepted.


Parents must contact the Center to schedule a haircut for male residents.  Haircuts are scheduled Tuesdays- Fridays, 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Parents must be present with the barber and this will be counted as the parent’s visit for the day.

Phone calls:

Phone calls are made collect from the housing units between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.  Incoming calls are not permitted.  To set up collect calls to a cell phone, please call: 1-877-618-3516.


You may write your child at:

Pulaski County Juvenile Detention Center

Child’s name

3001 West Roosevelt Road

Little Rock, AR 72204

*** We will provide postage, paper and envelope for your child’s letter to you. *****


Visitation is every day between the hours of 1:00 p.m. and promptly ends at 4:00 p.m., this includes weekends and holidays.  You will be allowed 30 minutes to visit. Visitation is 15 minutes on Saturday and Sunday. Parents, grandparents, step-parents and/or legal guardians are approved for visitation. Please be aware of your appearance (clothing) when visiting the Juvenile Detention Center. Cell phones, purses, backpacks, hats and scarves should be secured before you enter the center.

In the presence of special circumstances, other involved persons may request consideration by completing and submitting a special visitation request form.

Download Special Visitation Request

Mail to:

Pulaski County Juvenile Detention Center
3001 West Roosevelt Road
Little Rock, AR 72204

Email scanned copy to:


Fax to: 

(501) 340-6888