1. Authorize the detention and release of juveniles when arrested for delinquent offenses.
  2. Advise law enforcement agencies of procedures when arresting and/or charging juvenile offenders.
  3. Review juvenile delinquency or Family in Need of Services (FINS) cases and submit them to the prosecuting attorney for formal charges.
  4. Set court dates for juveniles and families after formal charges have been filed.
  5. Transport juvenile inmates to and from court appearances.
  6. Maintain a weekly Juvenile Court docket and prepare court documentation during court.
  7. Assist families in emergency acute mental health placements for suicidal/homicidal children.
  8. Make recommendations to the court for possible disposition of court cases.
  9. Supervise cases diverted from court.
  10. Supervise court ordered probation and Family in Need of Service Supervision.
  11. Collect juvenile service fees, fines, restitution, court cost, and public defender fees for the Juvenile Court.
Jay Hudson

Intake Officer

Flora Anderson

Probation Officer

Lewis Davis

District Supervisor

Amy Powell

Intake Officer

Robin Allen

Office Manager

Taty Rossman

Drug Court Coordinator/JDC Officer

Kelly Felder

FINS Officer

Shannon LaGrone

FINS Intake Officer

Environmental Services (Trash Pick-Up) Schedule

Trash Pick-Up has been CANCELLED through April 4th

**Please arrive for Public Service Work by 7:15 am. We will leave the courthouse exactly at 7:30 am**

****Please dress appropriately for Public Service Work or you will be sent home****

JUVENILE OFFICE (870) 933-4545