The West Feliciana Parish Detention Center strives to ensure the safety of general public, offenders, and staff. The Detention Center enforces the penal laws of the State of Louisiana and West Feliciana Parish. The Detention Center houses offenders who are booked into jail, awaiting trial, or who have been sentenced to serve time by the parish or the Department of Corrections. Offenders are held until they are bonded out, transferred to another facility, or released after serving their time. The Detention Center has the capacity to house 39 male offenders. Females and juveniles are transferred to other facilities.