Judge Luann Cooperrider

A 17-year-old New Lexington boy charged with possession of marijuana was fined $150 and court costs. His driver’s license is suspended until age 18. He was ordered to complete the Choices Program. He was placed on Intensive Probation and in the Youth and Family Program for Family Counseling.

A 16-year-old Shawnee boy charged with probation violation was fined court costs. He is unable to obtain his driver’s license until age 17. He was ordered to 30 hours of Community Service and must attend counseling. He was placed on Intensive Probation.

A 17-year-old Corning boy charged with theft was fined court costs. He was ordered to 30 hours of Community Service and must complete the Theft Program. He was placed on Intensive Probation and in Out-of-Home Placement.

A 14-year-old Junction City boy charged with being unruly was fined court costs. He was ordered to attend counseling. He was placed at ALPHA and on Intensive Probation.

A 17-year-old New Lexington boy charged with weapon violation was set to appear in a final hearing.

A 15-year-old New Lexington girl charged with assault was fined court costs. She must attend counseling and write a letter of apology. She was placed on Intensive Probation and in a treatment program.

A 17-year-old Thornville girl charged with underage consumption was fined $150 and court costs. Her driver’s license is suspended until age 18 and she must complete the Choices Program. She was placed on Intensive Probation.

A 17-year-old Glenford girl charged with speeding was fined $35 and court costs. Her driver’s license is suspended for 90 days. She was ordered to complete the Remedial Driving Program.

A 14-year-old Shawnee girl charged with being unruly was fined court costs. She must attend counseling and write a letter of apology. She was placed at ALPHA and on Intensive Probation.

Court News

Judge Cooperrider helped the working group, organized by Perry County Jobs and Family Services, to working on a grant for youth substance abuse prevention.

The group held community focus groups to develop a plan for a coalition approach to youth drug use prevention.

Judge Cooperrider held seven Children Services cases this week. Three children were placed in the temporary custody of Children Services. Two children were placed with grandparents. Drug and alcohol counseling and supervised visitation was ordered.

June Statistics

During the month of June, under the direction of Judge Luann Cooperrider, there were a total of 89 new cases filed with the Perry County Juvenile Court. There was 10 delinquency cases, seven juvenile traffic cases, three unruly and one permanent custody case filed. There were four cases of abuse, neglect, dependency and three cases of Adult Contributing cases filed. In the Paternity-Custody Division, there were 61 cases that were new, or reactivated.

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