Youth Court provides alternative sentencing to first-time juvenile offenders in the District of Columbia and serves as a unique pre-petition diversion program for non-violent offenders.

  1. Success

    Youth Court works. We give youth a second chance. Read about our youth success stories, and learn about our low recidivism rates. Success stories →

  2. Programs

    Learn about the variety of programs we offer at Youth Court.

  3. Eligibility

    Are you (or your child) eligible for Youth Court diversion programs? Learn now →