BASICS: Watkins Mill Park Camp, Lawson, MO. A medium security facility, Watkins has 60 beds, but funding for 50. Typically houses 20-24 girls and 30-36 boys. The facility houses some serious offenders and kids with multiple offenses that don't need maximum care. Kids frequently get to go outside here, as it is located in the middle of a state park. The facility is situated to serve the local population and many of the kids get family visitors. The average stay is 6-8 months. This is the only facility in the region that takes girls.