EMERGENCY ORDERS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS- JUVENILE COURT AND PROBATE COURT COVID-19 PANDEMIC

EMERGENCY ORDERS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

The Portage County Juvenile Court AND Probate Court have issued emergency orders due to the Novel Coronavirus Pandemic (COVID-19). These orders can be DOWNLOADED. 

COVID-19 ORDER UPDATES AS OF 5/11/2020

The Emergency Order filed March 16, 2020 concerning access to the Juvenile Courthouse Building HAS BEEN AMENDED. THE 2nd MODIFICATION OF 3/16/2020 EMERGENCY ORDER NOVEL CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC can be downloaded below. The March 16, 2020 Order shall remain in full force and effect until September 30, 2020 or until further Order of the Court.


The Emergency Order filed March 19, 2020 concering priotiry and methods of hearings shall remain in full force and effect until September 30, 2020 or until further Order of the Court.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE 2nd MODIFICATION OF 3/16/20 EMERGENCY ORDER NOVEL CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW JUDGE BERGER'S LETTER DATED 4/29/2020.

JUVENILE COURT

JUNE 2020 PARENTING CLASSES HAVE BEEN CANCELLED. RESCHEDULE DATE HAS NOT BEEN SET.

A) EMERGENCY ORDER: MODIFYING PROTOCOL FOR ENTERING JUVENILE COURT. The Juvenile Court Order consists of 6 pages with the Court Order, Ohio Department of Health News Release, COVID-19 Facts, Denial of Entrance Form and Screening Tool.

Please contact the Juvenile Court at 330-297-0881 OR Probate Court at 330-297-3870 with any questions you may have.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD EMERGENCY ORDER: MODIFYING PROTOCOL FOR ENTERING JUVENILE COURT

B) EMERGENCY ORDER: MODIFYING PORTAGE COUNTY JUVENILE COURT PROCEDURES AND LOCAL RULES.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD EMERGENCY ORDER: MODIFYING PORTAGE COUNTY JUVENILE COURT PROCEDURES AND LOCAL RULES

C) EMERGENCY ORDER: JOURNAL ENTRY ORDER OF REFERENCE. ABUSE, NEGLECT AND DEPENDENCY CASES ARE PRIORITY CASES.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD EMERGENCY ORDER: JOURNAL ENTRY ORDER OF REFERENCE. ABUSE, NEGLECT AND DEPENDENCY CASES ARE PRIORITY CASES.

 

PROBATE COURT

GOOD DEEDS PROGRAM SCHEDULED FOR APRIL 28 2020 HAS BEEN CANCELLED. RESCHEDULE DATE HAS NOT BEEN SET.

NUNC PRO TUNC EMERGENCY ORDER: MODIFYING PORTAGE COUNTY PROBATE COURT PROTOCOL, PROCEDURES ANDLOCAL RULES.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE EMERGENCY PROBATE COURT NUNC PRO TUNC ORDER