Welcome to STAR Community Justice Center

STAR Community Justice Center is a 354 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 nineteen counties that STAR serves. (Adams, Athens, Brown, Clinton, Fairfield, Gallia, Highland, Hocking, Jackson, Lawrence, Meigs, Morgan, Perry, Pickaway, Pike, Ross, Scioto, Vinton, and Washington)

Notice of Public Meeting

STAR Community Justice Center Facility Governing Board
Will be conducting a regular meeting: TBD

STAR Community Justice Center is a minimum security correctional facility. Persons who wish to attend this meeting are encouraged to make reservations with the executive director not less than 24 hours in advance at the below listed address or telephone number.

All persons are subject to security searches of their person and their property, including their vehicle.

No person may bring firearms, dangerous ordinance or weapons of any kind, or controlled substances including tobacco products into the facility or onto the grounds, under penalty of law.

  • STAR Scioto Office:

    4696 Gallia Pike
    Franklin Furnace, OH 45629

  • Phone:

    740-354-9026

  • Fax:

    740-354-9076

  • STAR Athens Office:

    7 West 29 Drive
    Nelsonville, OH 45764

  • Phone:

    740-753-5000

  • Fax:

    740-753-4614