Juvenile Department


Juvenile files and records of the court are confidential and shall not be open to inspection, except by order of court or as otherwise expressly provided by law.

Useful Telephone Numbers

Office Phone
Somerset County District Court 410-845-4700
Somerset County Department of Juvenile Justice 410-845-4680
Somerset County Public Defender's Office 410-651-3271
Somerset County Sheriff's Office 410-651-9225
Somerset County Department of Social Services 410-677-4200
Somerset County State's Attorney's Office - Juvenile 410-651-3333

Please be advised that the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court is prohibited by law from rendering legal advice.

Useful Information

Most juvenile proceedings are held in the Somerset County Circuit Court Annex located at 11774 Somerset Avenue in Princess Anne.

In addition to hearing cases involving children who have been neglected or are delinquent, the court master handles cases involving children who have been referred to the court's truancy program or drug treatment program.

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