Making an Impact
Hamilton County Juvenile Court received the designation of the first model child abuse and neglect court by the National Council of Juvenile & Family Court Judges. Hamilton County serves as a model and mentor for courts nationwide that are working to reform court practice to improve outcomes for children and families in the child protection and juvenile justice systems. READ MORE
L.I.V.E. CINCINNATI, a Hamilton County Juvenile Court initiative, is designed to prevent gun violence and promote safety awareness by teaching children what to do if they encounter an illegal gun.
Kids in School Rule!
This Hamilton County collaboration improves education outcomes for students in foster care and has been identified by the Child Welfare Information Gateway as a promising practice worthy of replication by other jurisdictions. READ MORE
Juvenile court a place of hope, despair, second chances.
At 800 Broadway, chief magistrate Carla Guenthner steps into an elevator and pushes the button marked 1. “Everything quiet on the first floor?” she asks the security guard beside her. The woman looks at her with a knowing smile. “We’ll see. It’s subject to change minute to minute.” READ MORE
National Night Out
Standing up together against crime in our community. VIEW THE VIDEO