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Maine

In Maine, drug and alcohol offenses, DUI offenses, and being a runaway are status offense behaviors. The upper age for delinquency jurisdiction and status offender jurisdiction is 17. The lower age for delinquency jurisdiction and status offense jurisdiction is not specified.

Status offense cases are classified as being in interim care. The district court has jurisdiction over status offenders and delinquents. A court may extend jurisdiction until a juvenile reaches 21.