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 141 youth volunteers in three years. Most recently cohort 11 had 16 youth volunteers complete the training and were inducted on April 16, 2018. 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.