• Juvenile Probation Officer (JPO) helps youth transition back into community.
  • Youth may be served by a Community Reentry Team.
  • Youth is supervised by  JPO
  • JPO meets regularly with youth to ensure compliance with conditions of release.

  • Youth is placed in residential facility following adjudication.
  • Youth is in the care of DJJ for at least 60 to 90 days (low-risk) and up to 18 to 36 months (max-risk).
  • Facilities are throughout the state and placement is where bed is available for the level of treatment needed and the level of severity.

  • Youth may be placed temporarily in a secure detention facility while awaiting court disposition.
  • Youth can be confined for up to 21 days.
  • Youth who violate court ordered sanctions may be detained longer.
  • Youth awaiting placement in residential facility.

  • Juvenile Probation Officer (JPO) meets with youth and family to assess risk to public safety and service needs.
  • JPO makes recommendation to State Attorney.
  • Youth is supervised by a Juvenile Probation Officer (JPO).
  • JPO meets with youth to develop YES plan.