Program Details

Hidalgo County Teen Court

Program ID 6681
Program Name Hidalgo County Teen Court
Location: Lordsburg, New Mexico
Street Address 500 East 13th Street
New Mexico 88045
Mailing Address P.O. Box 571
New Mexico 88045
Phone Numbers (505) 542-8414
Web Site  
Gender Served Both
Ages Served 21+
Funding Sources  
Non-profit Yes
Description An alternative court where first time offenders are defended, prosecuted, judged and sentenced by their teens. Teens are referred with misdemeanors if they are willing to take responsibility for their actions and plead guilty. Teen Court is a way of keeping the juveniles record clean. The charge is taken off their record once the teen successfully completes his or her sentence. Services offered are community service, service on jury panel treatment programs, mediation, GED completion, educational classes, and counseling.
Contract Division  
Client Populations
Services Offered Adult - Teen Courts
Counties Served Hidalgo
State-wide Yes
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