Our Purpose

The Lake County Juvenile Justice Council:

  • provides a forum for the development of a community-based interagency assessment of the local juvenile justice system;
  • develops a county juvenile justice plan for the prevention of juvenile delinquency;
  • makes recommendations to the County Board for more effectively utilizing existing community resources for juveniles; and
  • promotes and effectuates cooperation and coordination between the court and agencies and departments involved in the juvenile justice system.


For a complete list of our upcoming events, click here.

2024 Spring Seminar

The 3rd Annual Spring Seminar will be May 30th at Greenbelt Cultural Center. Click here to register online.


For current updates and status of each pending bill, click here.

HB 2347

HB 2347 – Currently in Senate – This bill will raise the age of detention from 10 to 13.

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