Juvenile Probation

Minnie Rogers Juvenile Justice Center



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Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Jefferson County Juvenile Probation Department, under the direction of the Juvenile Board, to serve the Juvenile Court and be accountable:

  • To direct the rehabilitation, education, care, and security of youthful offenders between the ages of 10 to 17;
  • To protect the community;
  • To be sensitive to victims' issues;
  • To address elements in society that contribute to delinquency;
  • To provide a better understanding of juvenile delinquency trends through community education; and,
  • To continue to recognize the value of research as it relates to the causal factors and supervision methods.