The 17-year-old – who cannot be named for legal reasons – pleaded guilty to causing £100 worth of damage at Kelso police station on January 10 by kicking and breaking a window. He also admitted threatening or abusive behaviour at Hawick police station.
He told police: “I smashed it to get your attention.”
Sheriff Derrick McIntyre called for reports and put the teenager on a home curfew between the hours of 7pm and 7am. The case will recall on April 18.