Violence Prevention and Intervention

We offer seven programs geared towards violence prevention and intervention.

Youth Court

10 male and female students in two rows holding their certificates from youth court

Youth Court is a diversion program that allows youth offenders to be tried and represented by their peers at their sentencing hearing. This educational process gives youth a chance to hear and speak out for each other, while learning more about the judicial system.

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Girls Rock

Girls Rock CROPPED

The Girls Rock Program is a Gender Specific Program designed to provide intervention services for females in the 7th or 8th grade. The program is facilitated by COMPACT’s Girl Case Manager and two female Escondido Police Officers.

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Tattoo Removal Program


The North County Tattoo Removal Program is a partnership with the Escondido Gang Reduction Intervention and Prevention (EGRIP) Taskforce, Escondido Police, Escondido Education COMPACT and Neighborhood Healthcare. The program is funding through a Neighborhood Revitalization Grant from Supervisor Bill Horn’s Office and a CalGRIP Grant. Continue reading “Tattoo Removal Program”