Delaware County is dedicated to ensuring that all citizens live in safety, which is a commitment consistent with the County's Juvenile Detention Board of Managers mission that juvenile offenders are held accountable for their offenses while promoting a positive social change for their rehabilitation.
Three Delaware County Council Members:
Dr. Monica Taylor
Delaware County Controller
Appointments by Delaware County Chair:
Chekemma J. Fulmore Townsend
Marie N. Williams
Appointments by County President Judge:
Candice L. Linehan
Nathaniel C. Nichols
Public meetings are held the third Tuesday of each month from 4:30 – 6:00 P.M. in the County Council Meeting Room (located on the first floor of the Government Center Building) on the following dates:
By-laws will be provided for posting after Board approves them.
See Ordinance No. 2021-4 that provides for the creation of a Board of Managers for the Juvenile Detention.
In June 2021, the Pennsylvania Juvenile Justice Task Force issued a 64-page report outlining its recommendations. The report can be viewed at:https://www.pacourts.us/Storage/media/pdfs/20210622/152647-pajuvenilejusticetaskforcereportandrecommendations_final.pdf