How can parents be held responsible / liable for damages?
Per state law, parent(s) may be liable for damages to property or loss of property, as well as personal injury to a victim due to the actions of their son or daughter. The amount of recovery from parent(s) depends upon which statute applies to the delinquent act. If you have questions, please contact Human Services.

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1. What is delinquency supervision?
2. Why do I have to come to Human Services for being alleged delinquent?
3. What is on-call intake?
4. Why can a 17 year old be charged in adult court on a criminal offence, but be kept in juvenile court for missing school?
5. How does adjudication as a juvenile affect a juvenile's record / future?
6. What happens if a juvenile and his / her parents decline to be involved in an Intake Inquiry Interview?
7. How can parents be held responsible / liable for damages?
8. How do juveniles get placed outside of their home?
9. Can a juvenile be placed into a boot camp?
10. Can a juvenile be emancipated in Wisconsin?
11. How do victims get restitution?