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Home Detention is a program designed for youth ages 10 through 17 that reside in Brown County. Home Detention is defined as the supervision of a juvenile in his own residence as ordered by the Court. A Home Detention Officer closely monitors the youth’s activities and behavior for a period of time. A juvenile is placed on this program under struck guidelines to help him become more accountable for his decisions and attitude.
Home Detention has two main functions:
Costs: Generally the program is funded by Brown County. However if a urine analysis is conducted and sent to the State Health Lab for processing the fee is $45. Other costs could include electronic monitoring, etc if ordered by the court.