The Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office prosecutes acts of juvenile delinquency in the Family Court. Juvenile delinquency is considered any “crimes or offenses” committed by a person under the age of 18. The acts of delinquency range from disorderly conduct and theft to aggravated assault, robbery, sexual assault, and homicide.
The Juvenile Unit is responsible for working cooperatively with municipal juvenile officers, preparing complaints, locating witnesses and victims, taking sworn statements, preparing and conducting photo arrays, and retrieving evidence from local law enforcement agencies in preparation for Family Court prosecutions. The Unit also responsible for managing diversion programs, such as Clean Slate
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