Columbia County Courthouse

230 Strand Street, St. Helens, OR 97051 • Phone: (503) 397-7210 • Toll Free: (888) 397-7210

Columbia County


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 arrangments.

  • 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.