St. Clair County Teen Court was presented the Unit Award at the 2023 Annual SILEC and SIPCA Award dinner in recognition for the team's accomplishments supporting teens throughout St. Clair County. 

Click below to view the Unit Award Citation read by Chief Brueggeman at the award dinner.

Chief Coppotelli from the Caseyville PD presenting the Unit Award to peer jurors on Saturday, January 28, 2023.

Chief Brueggeman from the O’Fallon PD presenting the Unit Award to peer jurors on Saturday, February 25, 2023.

VIDEO PREMIER - LAW DAY, May 1, 2021 at Noon

The Teen Court Foundation of St. Clair County invites you to the video premier “5 Years and 200 Graduates,” celebrating our 5th anniversary and 200 Teen Court graduates!

Rick Parks, President of First National Bank, presents a check to Barbara Cempura, President of the Teen Court Foundation of St. Clair County. Bank employees raised contributions through a Dress Down Friday event to support the work of Teen Court.

Click the audio "play" button below to hear Judge Eckert's December 21, 2022, interview on KFNS radio with Charlie Tuna.

Judge (Ret.) Annette A. Eckert with the

Greater Belleville Chamber of Commerce

July 2022

The Positive Effects of Teen Court

New Peer Jurors Received Training on October 1, 2022

On MindsEye Radio, Judge Eckert and Teen Court Peer Jurors conducted a series of presentations regarding Teen Court, what it is, how it works, and the value it provides to the community.  MindsEye Radio is a virtual newsstand connecting people with vision loss to the news and entertainment they need to lead full lives.

The peer jurors in the broadcasts are:

Katie Furby, Mascoutah High School

Brielle King, Cahokia High School

Diana Hoerner, Belleville East High School

Ethan Martin, Mascoutah High School

Rosie Gomric, Althoff High School

Additionally, Muhammed Ashkar, St. Louis University, former peer juror from O'Fallon High School and current adult volunteer was a guest on Episode 4.

Click the play buttons below to listen to these broadcasts.