The Lake County Prosecutor’s Office Juvenile Division prosecutes all felony and misdemeanor cases against juveniles who commit offenses when they are under the age of 18 years. Juveniles can be charged with juvenile delinquency, unruliness, and contested traffic cases, as well as specific adult misdemeanor cases against those who have contributed to the delinquency of a minor.
The Lake County Prosecutor’s Office also represents the Lake County Department of Job and Family Services Department in all child abuse, dependency and neglect cases. If you have reason to believe that a child is being abused on neglected in any way, please call 440-350-4000 to be connected to the Children’s Services Hotline.
The Lake County Juvenile Court is located at 153 East Erie Street, Painesville, OH 44077.
If you have reason to believe that a child is being neglected or abused
in any way, please call 440-350-4000 to be connected to the
Children’s Services Hotline.
Link to Lake County Juvenile Court Website
Link to Job and Family Services Website
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