Research guides

Pennsylvania Juvenile Delinquency

Philadelphia Juvenile Court

Philadelphia Juvenile Court's website includes information and forms specific to practice in Philadelphia.

The PBI publication Five County Juvenile Court Practice includes information specific to Philadelphia, Bucks, Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery counties.

See below for more information.

Free Online Resources

Philadelphia Juvenile Court
Includes information on New Case Initiation, Juvenile Probation, Dependent Court Services, and more.

Philadelphia Juvenile Division Forms
Includes Juvenile Expungement Petition and Motion for Protracted/Semi-Protracted Adjudicatory Hearing.

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Other counties may have county-specific information available on their websites.

PBI Publications

Five County Juvenile Court Practice Pennsylvania Bar Institute
Includes forms.
Covers Philadelphia, Bucks, Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery Counties.