Rita Martz and Seth Oaks of the Third Judicial Circuit Juvenile Office were the speakers at Thursday’s meeting of the Trenton Rotary Club. Jean Peace was the program chairman.
Oaks said the juvenile office has responsibilities in three areas: delinquency issues (crimes committed by juveniles), status offenses (truancy, runaways, etc). In 2012, the office received 332 new referrals in addition to cases that had carried over from previous years. Of