Rutherford County TN

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1710 South Church Street
Suite 4
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

(615) 898-7954
Fax (615) 898-7967

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Where can I file juvenile petitions'?
You can file juvenile petitions with the Judicial Commissioners at the Rutherford County Sheriff's department Monday through Friday between 6:00am 6:00pm.

You can also file juvenile petitions with the Judicial Commissioner at the Rutherford County Juvenile Detention Center Thursday through Monday between 6:30pm - 2:00am.

How are abuse allegations handled?
It is the policy of the department to refer all abuse allegations to the Tennessee State Department of children's Services through the Abuse Hotline. In the event a criminal investigation becomes necessary, the department will file a report with local law enforcement.

Can I schedule a tour of juvenile detention for my child'?
We only provide tours of juvenile detention by court order or at the request of a probation officer.

How can I sign up for free Parenting Classes?
Contact Garland Henley at 615-898-7954.

What number should I call to find out my court date?
The Juvenile Court Clerks number is 615-898-7972.

What number should I call to talk to my Juvenile Probation Officer?
The Rutherford County Youth Services number is 615-898-7850.