121 North Fourth Ave.
Ph: (706) 517-1400 ext. 9
Fx: (706) 517-8713
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Murray County Juvenile Court is an juvenile court organized under Chapter 11 of Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia.
The court is dedicated to serving the residents of Murray County by hearing all cases in its jurisdiction involving allegations of dependency, traffic violations and CHINS conduct of children under the age of 18 years of age. For any child under the age of 17, the court has delinque
nt jurisdiction. If, after adjudication, a child is found to be in need of treatment, rehabilitation, or supervision to safely remain in the community, the court will provide access to appropriate treatment programs whenever feasible.
The Murray County Juvenile Court staff has one full-time employee, two part-time employees, and a volunteer coordinator on contract. Judicial functions are provided by one full-time judge and one part-time associate judge. The day-to-day operations are managed by a juvenile court administrator who also serves as the clerk of juvenile court.