For Offenders

To the offender, explain in your words what happened...

  • Have you ever done anything like this before?
  • What was going through your mind before and during the event?
  • Was peer pressure a factor?
  • Were you punished/disciplined at home?
  • If you were “grounded” exactly what does that mean in your family?
  • Did you consider the consequences of your actions before acting?
  • Are you sorry for what you did?
  • Did you make restitution for any damages that were caused?
  • Did you apologize?
  • How do your parent(s) feel about what was done?
  • How do you perform in school?
  • Are you involved in any school activities or clubs?