Welcome to STAR

Welcome to the STAR Community Justice Center located in Franklin Furnace, Ohio.

The STAR Community Justice Center is a 250 bed American Correctional Association (ACA) accredited male and female Community Based Correctional Facility (CBCF) and one of nineteen such facilities in the State of Ohio.

A Community Based Correctional Facility is a local alternative to prison with the primary purpose of rehabilitation of non-violent, felony offenders in the nine primary counties that STAR serves.

The STAR Community Justice Center, Facility Governing Board, will be conducting a special meeting on Monday, March 27, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. at ORVCC, located at 4696 Gallia Pike, Franklin Furnace, Ohio 45629.  The meeting is being held to consider the appointment, employment, dismissal, discipline, promotion, demotion, or compensation of STAR employees pursuant to section 121.22(G)(1) of the Ohio Revised Code, and to discuss pending or imminent court action with the attorneys for the STAR Facility Governing Board pursuant to section 121.22(G)(3) of the Ohio Revised Code, as well as the Auditor Of State Report and press release, approval of January meeting minutes, approval of facility contracts and memorandums of understanding, updates to policies and procedures, update of old STAR building, and an update on CorJus.