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Juvenile Court Program

Dane County Juvenile Court Program

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Juvenile Court Administrator John Bauman

Welcome to Dane County Juvenile Court Program Website!

The Juvenile Court Program is a county department operating under the authority of the Presiding Juvenile Judge (as appointed by the Chief Judge of the judicial district).


The Juvenile Court Program provides a number of services and programs in collaboration with other county agencies, schools, law enforcement, and community-based providers relating to juveniles in the youth justice system in Dane County.

We hope this website is helpful to you!

Contact us if you have any questions.

Please view this excellent public service announcement on parenting and discipline:  Physical discipline