New Bedford Youth Court
Hearing Location
​Greater New Bedford Regional
​Vocational Technical High School

​1121 Ashley Blvd.
New Bedford, MA 02745​​

​Hearing Time
​Tuesdays at 5:00 pm

Terri Belliveau​​​
(508) 979-1580​


Hearing Location
Fall River Police Department

685 Pleasant Street
Fall River, MA 02721​​​

​​Hearing Time ​
Mondays at ​4:15 pm

​Yajaira Romero
(508) 676-8511​​ x299

Nina Sousa
(508) 676-8511 x299​​​​

 Fall River Youth Court
South Coast Youth Courts
"Youth Court programs strive to nurture in youth a respect for the rule of law, help develop positive citizenship attitudes, encourage civic engagement, and promote educational success through a diversity of service learning opportunities, strategies and activities".
-National Association of Youth Courts​

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​"Youth Courts are structured to provide positive alternative sanctions for first-time offenders by providing a peer-driven sentencing mechanism that allows young people to take responsibility, to be held accountable, and to make restitution".

"Youth Court is, without a doubt, one of the most positive programs I have ever had the pleasure to be apart of." - Myles Larkin, Youth Court Attorney