Chapter 2.28
JUVENILE HALL

Sections:

2.28.010    Schools—Establishment—Purpose.

2.28.020    Schools—Administration and maintenance.

2.28.030    Escapes deemed misdemeanors—Penalty.

2.28.040    Assisting escapees prohibited—Penalty.

2.28.010 Schools—Establishment—Purpose.

Pursuant to the provisions of Article 14, Chapter 2, Part 1, Division 2 of the California Welfare and Institutions Code, commencing with Section 850, there is established an elementary public school and a secondary public school at the Juvenile Hall in the County, for the purpose of providing school-age children confined in the Juvenile Hall elementary and secondary education, as authorized by the State Board of Education and the County Board of Education. [Ord. 531, 1957; prior code § 5.40.010].

2.28.020 Schools—Administration and maintenance.

The County Superintendent of Schools shall be responsible for the administration and maintenance of the schools hereinabove provided for, and the County Board of Education shall have the same powers and duties with respect to such schools as the governing board of a school district would have were the said schools maintained by a school district under the provisions of Article 14, Chapter 2, Part 1, Division 2 of the California Welfare and Institutions Code, commencing with Section 850. [Ord. 2284, 1976; Ord. 531, 1957; prior code § 5.40.020].

2.28.030 Escapes deemed misdemeanors—Penalty.

Every juvenile lawfully confined in the Juvenile Hall of the County who thereafter escapes or attempts to escape while so confined is guilty of a misdemeanor, and shall be punished by a fine not exceeding $100.00, or by imprisonment in the County Jail for a period of not exceeding six months, or by both such fine and imprisonment; provided, however, that nothing contained in this section shall apply to juveniles committed to the California Youth Authority. [Ord. 1300, 1968; prior code § 5.40.030].

2.28.040 Assisting escapees prohibited—Penalty.

Any person who knowingly permits or aids any inmate of the Juvenile Hall of the County to escape therefrom, or conceals him with the intent of enabling him to elude pursuit, is guilty of a misdemeanor, and shall be punished by a fine not exceeding $100.00, or by imprisonment in the County Jail for a period not exceeding six months, or by both such fine and imprisonment; provided, however, that nothing contained in this section shall apply to juveniles committed to the California Youth Authority. [Ord. 1300, 1968; prior code § 5.40.040].