Judge Luann Cooperrider
A Junction City youth charged with theft was fined $50 and court costs. The youth was ordered to complete the Theft Program. They were placed in Out-of-Home Placement and counseling was ordered for the youth and family.
A 17-year-old New Lexington boy charged with underage consumption was fined $150 and court costs. His driver’s license is suspended until age 18 and he was ordered to attend counseling. He must complete the Choices Program and was placed on Intensive Probation.
A Roseville youth charged with probation violation was ordered to attend counseling. The youth was placed on Intensive Probation and in Residential Drug Treatment.
A 15-year-old Somerset boy charged with theft was fined court costs and $42 restitution. He was ordered to write a letter of apology and must complete the Theft Program.
A Crooksville youth charged with possession of marijuana was fined $150 and court costs. The youth has their driver’s license suspended for one year. They must attend counseling and complete the Choices Program. The youth was placed on Intensive Probation and in the Intensive Outpatient Program.
A 13-year-old Roseville girl charged with being unruly was fined court costs. She was ordered to attend counseling. She was placed at ALPHA, on Intensive Probation, in respite and in Out-of-Home Placement.
Judge Cooperrider heard two emergency custody cases this week regarding quantity of an emergency custody. Both cases involved parents who were involved in drug activity and Judge Cooperrider found the children to be at risk. One child was placed in Foster Care and the other was placed with a parent.
Four Children Services cases were heard this week. Two children were placed in Foster Care with Children Services.
Two children were placed in kinship care agreements. All parents were ordered to treatment for drugs, alcohol and mental health. The children were ordered to receive counseling as well. Supervised visitation was also ordered.