MEDIA ALERT: Sheriff's Office to Host Bi-Annual Incarcerated Par

Published on May 30, 2019

The allows parents to spend time with their children between the Mother's Day and Father's Day holidays.

On June 3 and 4, the Arlington County Detention Facility (ACDF) will host special its bi-annual incarcerated mother's and father's events to allow incarcerated parents to have contact visits with their minor children.

This year's theme is the "The Circus". The children will make themed crafts while enjoying dinner with their parents.

  • Incarcerated Father's Event (fathers only)
    Mon., June 3, 2019
    6-8 p.m. 



  • Incarcerated Parent's Event (mothers and fathers)
    Tue., June 4, 2019
    6-8 p.m.


The Sheriff's Office hosts similar events during the Christmas and Thanksgiving holidays as well. The events all aim to foster positive relationships between parents and children and lessen the effects of separation.

Members of the media are invited to attend and cover these events. They will take place at the Arlington County Detention Facility at 1435 N. Courthouse Rd. in Arlington. Please contact Major Susie Doyel for more information.