In implementing the planning requirements of G.S. 143B-543, the Juvenile Crime Prevention Council's shall:

(1)           Monitor currently funded Juvenile Crime Prevention Council programs and evaluate the availability of intermediate and community level sanctions;

(2)           Maintain a current and ongoing assessment of the needs of children involved or potentially involved in the juvenile justice system;

(3)           Submit to the county commissioners an annual plan for the provision of intervention/prevention services which shall include:

(A)          A list of services which prioritizes funding for intermediate and community level sanction programs and may include prevention programs;

(B)          A statement from the Juvenile Crime Prevention Council, verifying the existence of adequate intermediate and community level sanctions if prevention programs are included in the funding recommendations;

(C)          Verification of the request for proposal process ensuring public notification of available funding; and

(D)          Program proposals that are recommended for funding;

(4)           Explore alternative funding sources, including other state and federal funds and private corporations and foundations; and

(5)           Promote public awareness of delinquency, risk factors, and prevention strategies.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143B-549; 143B-550;

Temporary Adoption Eff. July 15, 2002;

Eff. April 1, 2003;

Transferred from 28 NCAC 02A .0202 Eff. June 1, 2013.