Question: How did my case come to Kodiak Teen Court (KTC)? Answer: Cases are referred to Kodiak Teen Court (KTC) from the Youth Corrections Office in Kodiak, from the District Court for Minor In Possession (MIP) offenses, as well as the Kodiak Island Borough School District (KIBSD) for infractions. To qualify for Youth Court, […]
How Do Defendants Benefit By Being in Kodiak Teen Court?
In Kodiak Teen Court, Juvenile Defendants can greatly benefit by being in the program. Some benefits include: Juvenile Defendants are judged by their peers. Admitting their guilt serving their sentence, and clearing any possible criminal record from affecting their future. Learning about juvenile justice and the law. Being given a second chance to being […]