Youth court this year, but she does say that the city has convened a panel to develop a more “comprehensive” set of youth diversion programs “with some urgency” (she predicts that they will release “something” by the end of next week, though she wouldn’t say what), focusing particularly on elementary school truancy. Your daughter is wearing bracelets and earrings you don’t recognize or buying expensive gifts for friends. The police can arrest you for theft if you are aged 17 years or older. The temptation may still be there but the potential downside outweighs the benefits. Cases are referred from the municipal court. For the past two years. The juveniles who successfully complete teen court do not have a conviction on their record.
What types of sentences are imposed by teen court?
How are the teen juror, bailiffs, and attorneys selected?
They also talk about impulse control and walking away from situations rather than lashing out. Sentencing is intended to be constructive, and to involve the defendant actively in the community as well as in future teen court sessions. Courts, judges, prosecutors, and rules.