Sheriffs can assist in school truancy cases without a Court Order
For some reason this on bothers me a tad.
LEOs serving notice of meetings with parents and guardians before any filing of truancy charges seems a bit heave handed. It seems as if that belongs to the school or social workers.
Read more at the Washington Examiner: http://washingtonexaminer.com/blogs/...#ixzz162jmfjO8
The duty to enforce the criminal law is not confined to arrests and court process,” Cuccinelli wrote. “Law enforcement in the case of a juvenile suspected of a criminal violation [truancy] may include working with the juvenile's parents to remedy the violation or suspected violation.