Job skills, experience and community service are learned by all youth involved
Offending and Non offending youth to interact in positive atmosphere
Offending youth experience consequences for behavior
Youth volunteers to learn about the judicial system
Benefit to the Community
Youth Peer Court provides a valuable service to the community. It educates young volunteers about the legal system; it hold young offenders accountable for their behavior without costing the taxpayers any additional funds. It also provides a valuable workforce for the community as young offenders work off their debt through community service work.