|Youth Intervention Specialist|
|Davis Police Department|
|(530) 747-5430 (Mon-Fri, 8:00-5:00)|
The Davis Police Department Youth Intervention Program can keep an issue "in house" and not sent to the judicial system. Every juvenile case that comes to the PD is evaluated by the following criteria for suitability for the program:
The program can be creative to fit the needs of the youth. However, some of the things a juvenile would have to do are:
Admit to the offense
Make a face to face apology to victim
Make an apology to the parents
Parents or child has to make restitution
40 hours of community service
Parenting Project is a 10 – 16 week parent training program teaching prevention strategies for teens with destructive tendencies.
Insight classes are being offered to every high school student who is arrested for drug or alcohol abuse. She is hoping to get the classes into the junior high schools as well. Tobacco Education classes are also offered in the high school.
Parents can purchase the drug testing kits for $3.00 and alcohol testing kits for $2.00 from the police department who also provides other resource materials.