fcpc gains more youth volunteers!
On March 30th, 2015, the inaugural cohort of youth volunteers were inducted into Forsyth County Peer Court. Since 2015, Forsyth County Peer Court has heard a variety of cases and has a recidivism rate of .07%. FCPC has inducted 168 youth volunteers in three years. Most recently Cohort 13 had 18 youth volunteers complete the training and were inducted on July 24, 2019. You can read more about the program on the Forsyth County News link:
The completion of Peer Court training includes a judge inducting new youth volunteers into Forsyth County Juvenile Court's Peer Court program. Each cohort presents a mock trial so that family members can see the hard work of training in action.