Arrowhead Justice Court Precinct

Juvenile offenders should pay heed – Craig Wismer / Peoria Times

June 3rd, 2016 – With the school spring semester having concluded and summer almost upon us, I decided this was an opportune time to write a column concerning a couple of matters potentially affecting individuals under 18 years of age (juveniles) and, collaterally, their parents or legal guardians. I’m specifically referring to criminal charges alleging violations of curfew and underage possession and/or consumption of spirituous liquor (alcohol).

The Arrowhead Justice Court Precinct, for which I serve as the elected Justice of the Peace and Juvenile Hearing Officer, boundaries include a significant portion of the City of Peoria…  Read the rest on