Juvenile Justice Services
The Department of Juvenile Justice Services is a comprehensive public service agency that performs more than the traditional Juvenile Court functions of probation and detention. The department provides intervention services, guidance and control for youth ages 18 and under who are involved in delinquency and truancy.
To achieve a safe community by promoting partnerships involving youth, families, the community and the Department of Juvenile Justice Services.
To promote the safety and restoration of the community; hold juvenile offenders accountable for their behavior; and assist offenders and families in recognizing their potential by providing meaningful treatment, services and programs.