Olean Area Youth Court

New Member Training Will Be in the Fall

The Olean Youth Court is a highly successful delinquency intervention/prevention program servicing first time offenders between the ages of 7 and 15 years old.

The Youth Court members are high school students from Olean, Allegany-Limestone, Portville and Hinsdale. Students are required to complete a structured training program and successfully pass a final law exam.  They serve as the judge, side judge, facts attorney and law guardian.

Youth Court is in session two Monday evenings each month.  New member training is offered during the summer.  For more information, contact Paula Keenan, Coordinator at 716-376-5645, or visit us online at www.cityofolean.org/youth/court.