Lincoln County Juvenile Detention

Juvenile Detention

Troy Juvenile Detention, has been suspended until further notice. Please contact Juvenile probation for any question you may have.

The Lincoln County Juvenile Detention Facility is located in Troy, Montana (anchor link to Address and map). The eight (8) bed long term youth detention facility is licensed by the Montana Department of Corrections. The staff of the facility undergoes ongoing training and strives to provide the best possible care, welfare, safety and security for all youth detention residents.

Juvenile Visitation & Phone Privileges

Juveniles in the detention center are limited to contact with Parents, Legal Guardians, Grandparents, Clergy and Case Related Personnel which can include Probation/Parole Officers, Lawyers and Counselors.

Juvenile Visitation Hours:

Youth are allowed a thirty (30) minute visit between the hours of 5:30 pm and 8:00 pm on Tuesday, Friday and Sunday.

Phone Calls:

Youth are allowed two (2) phone calls per day, incoming and/or outgoing, for a maximum of ten (10) minutes per phone call, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 8:30 p.m.
*Phone calls made to or received from case related personnel are not limited and do not affect the two (2) – ten (10) minute calls per day that youth are allowed.

Mail Policies

Incoming Mail:

All mail can be sent to the address listed below:
Troy Juvenile Detention Facility
P.O. Box 266
Troy, MT 59935

Outgoing Mail:

The facility will provide postage for two letters per week for outgoing correspondence.

*All mail is subject to the following specifications:All incoming mail must be sent via USPS.
Personal mail will be opened and checked for security reasons.
All legal mail (i.e. mail from lawyers) will be afforded full confidentiality.


Troy Juvenile Detention Facility
301 E. Kootenai Ave.
Troy, Montana 50035
Phone: (406) 295-0806
Fax: (406) 295-2048

Who to contact with case related questions:
Youth Court Services (Juvenile Probation)
Phone: (406) 293-9715
Hours: Mon-Fri:8am - 5pm


Traveling west on Highway 2, turn right on 3rd street and go three blocks to East Kootenai Avenue. Troy Juvenile Detention is located in the City Hall building.
After 5:00 p.m. and on weekends, call (406) 295-0806 for admittance to the facility.