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Cook County: Juvenile Center

District: 1 | Circuit: Cook County
Cook County

2245 West Ogden Avenue - Suite 8004
Chicago, IL - Illinois 60612
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (312) 433-4754 Visit Website

This Juvenile Center houses both the Juvenile Justice and Child Protection Divisions of the court.



  • Court Disability Coordinator Kate Verrant
  • Digital Recording Digital Court Reporting in provided in Child Protection Division, Room 10J and in Juvenile Justice Division, Rooms 2, 4, 6, 7, 12, 13.Transcript can be obtained by contacting: Office of Official Court Reporters Cook County Administration Building 69 W. Washington St. - Suite 1920 Chicago, Illinois 60602 Main Phone: (312) 603-8400
  • Electronic Device Policy View Policy
  • Food (Vending/Other) The facility has a snack lounge with vending machines.
  • Language Access The Circuit Court of Cook County provides court interpreters to facilitate the participation in court proceedings of persons who either: do not speak English; or do not speak English as their primary language and who have limited ability to read, speak, write or understand English (known as Limited English Proficiency or LEP). Further information can be found on the court's website
  • Local Rules / Orders View Local Rules
  • Public Transportation
  • Remote Proceedings View Remote Proceeding Information
  • Waiting Room Juvenile Justice and Child Protection Divisions Children’s Advocacy Room at Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center 1100 South Hamilton, Main Floor Chicago, Illinois 60612 (312) 433-5248. Accepts children between the ages of 2 (toilet trained) and 12. For more information, please visit this website