Project Engage

A specialized docket for the adult criminal justice system's youngest Defendants, ages 17, 18 and 19 years of age.

Purpose of Project Engage

Project Engage aims to reduce the number of revocations, convictions and jail sentences by providing teenage offenders the additional support and structure of regular judicial oversight within a probation term with maximum supervision, and an emphasis on school and/or work.

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  • Monthly Group Court Appearances
  • Mandatory School and/or Work as a Condition
  • Community Service and Engagement
  • Mentorship Programming
  • Resume Building, Job Finding and Training Resources

Project Engage is a docket created especially for misdemeanor defendants who are ages 17, 18 and 19 years of age. This docket takes place before Judge Mueller in County Court #6 every month. Misdemeanor cases that may be appropriate for Project Engage can be transferred into Court 6 from any Travis County criminal misdemeanor court at law or pled down to Court 6 as a reduction from felony District Court. Contact the Court 6 office if you have a case or cases you would like to be considered. This program is not offense specific.

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Criminal Justice Center

County Court at Law 6

509 West 11th, 4th floor
Austin, TX 78701

(512) 854-9677
(512) 854-4684

Mailing address

County Court at Law 6
P.O. Box 1748
Austin, TX 78767

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