In 2007, per the Burns Institute Interactive State Data Map for California, 39,014 juveniles were placed on probation in California and 15,989 were placed in secure confinement. There were 204,696 juvenile arrests in the state that year.
If your child is accused of a juvenile offense, our California Law Firm has the necessary knowledge to help. Depending upon the situation and the severity of the crime, penalties for juvenile offenses in California could include informal probation, deferred entry of judgment, formal probation, or CYA commitment. California Law Firm’s criminal defense lawyers are up-to-date on the latest laws and information to provide the greatest assistance to your child, thus reaching the best outcome in their case.