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Court-Ordered Options for Offenders

Community Service Order, Weekend Detention Order, Detention Order, Periodic Training Order and Probation Order are options available to the Youth Court when dealing with juvenile offenders below 16 years of age.

Court-Ordered Options for Offenders 

  • Probation is a key community-based rehabilitation programme. It provides the Court with an alternative order option when dealing with juvenile offenders who may otherwise be sent to penal.
  • Under the Weekend Detention Order (WDO), the youth offender will be required to report to a place of detention during the weekends, for a period not during 52 w
  • A juvenile may be placed under Detention. The Juvenile Court could impose that the juvenile undergo a Detention Order before a Probation Order.
  • The Youth Court can impose a Periodic Training Order (PTO) as a condition of Probation.
Last Reviewed On Tue, Dec 20, 2016