Coconino County Juvenile Court Services

Roles & Responsibilities

Our department is responsible for juvenile delinquency and dependency court operations, probation, and detention.

Our Mission

We develop our youths' Pro-Social Life Skills, Beliefs, and Motivations that create short and long-term successes and community protection.

Our Mission's Model

is Step Up Juvenile Justice.

The two main goals of Step Up Juvenile Justice are:

1. To develop our youths' Five Pro-Social Life Skills:
  • Positive Daily Routine with Rules and Boundaries (Structure Law Abiding Living)
  • Making Things Right (Restorative Accountability)
  • Staying Out of Trouble (Relapse Prevention)
  • Preparing for the Future (Education, Employment, and Special Strength Building)
  • Positive Support System Building (Positive People and Activities that Facilitate Success)
2. To empower parents to take effective parenting actions in three key parenting areas:
  • Positive Structure and Supervision
  • Modeling and Teaching Pro-Social Behaviors and Skills
  • Positive Adult Care and Leadership
We implement evidence based principles through:
  • Youth and family-centered practices
  • Outcome-based, performance-driven skill development programming
  • Integrated programming and care givers