Law Enforcement Program

The Law Enforcement Program strives to intervene and address factors contributing to concerning behavior and increase aspects of a young person’s life out of the juvenile justice and human services systems.


The Juvenile Assessment Center offers intake and assessment services to young people identified by law enforcement officers for behavior or delinquency matters. Officers may refer youth for a JAC assessment or transport directly to the Law Enforcement Program.

The LEP Assessment Includes:

  • Screening for immediate medical needs
  • Screening for detention placement
  • Behavioral health screening
  • Assessment of risks
  • Strengths and needs
  • Case planning
  • Short-term case management

If you are a law enforcement officer and have questions about this program, please call us at 720-874-3389.