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Juvenile Delinquency

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  • Judge rejects transfer of teen homicide defendants

    A judge has turned down a request to transfer two teenagers charged in the murder of a western Pennsylvania woman to a juvenile detention center. The (Johnstown) Tribune-Democrat (http://bit.ly/1BIvMC7 ) reports that Bedford County Judge Travis Livengood...
  • NY budget leaves lawmakers with a long to-do list

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo's budget recommendation this year came crammed with big policy decisions on charter schools, teacher evaluations, the Dream Act and juvenile justice. Don't expect to see all of them when the ink dries on the state's spending plan,...
  • Ex-police officer indicted in Kansas City-area stun gun case

    A former Missouri police officer pleaded not guilty Friday to federal charges accusing him of excessive force when he used his stun gun on a teenager during a traffic stop. Timothy Runnels was arraigned Friday in U.S. District Court in Kansas City,...
  • Baltimore jail faulted for harsh treatment of youth detainees

    Baltimore jail faulted for harsh treatment of youth detainees
    The U.S. Justice Department says the Baltimore City Detention Center continues to violate federal law in its treatment of youths charged as adults, failing to provide adequate programs and holding some in solitary confinement for "extraordinary" periods...
  • Feds: Baltimore jail illegally keeping juveniles in solitary

    Teenagers awaiting trial on adult charges in Baltimore are being kept in solitary confinement for far too long — up to 143 days in one case, according to a highly critical review by the U.S. Justice Department's Division of Civil Rights. Federal...
  • Teen arrested after stolen car crashes, splits in half on East Colonial

    Teen arrested after stolen car crashes, splits in half on East Colonial
    Orlando police said they found a teenager running away from the scene after a stolen car crashed early this morning, damaging several businesses on East Colonial Drive and causing the vehicle to split in half. Officers are investigating whether the...
  • New Haven officer cleared of wrongdoing in arrest of teen

    New Haven's police chief says a city officer has been cleared of wrongdoing in the arrest of a 15-year-old girl that sparked protests. Chief Dean Esserman announced the finding Friday as both police officers and critics of the arrest rallied outside City...
  • Deaths of children found in freezer ruled homicides

    DETROIT The deaths of two children found in a deep freezer at their mother's Detroit apartment earlier this week were ruled homicides, a spokesman for the Wayne County Medical Examiner's Office said. Stoni Ann Blair died from multiple blunt trauma and...
  • Dueling juvenile sentencing bills still under consideration

    State lawmakers are working on a legislative compromise to bring Connecticut in line with two U.S. Supreme Court rulings addressing lengthy prison sentences for juvenile offenders. The General Assembly's Judiciary Committee on Friday was considering...
  • Police Blotter: Business loses liquor sales until taxes are paid

    Police Blotter: Business loses liquor sales until taxes are paid
    The following incidents were listed in the official reports of Glenview Police Department. Readers are reminded an arrest is not a finding of guilt, and only a court of law can make that determination. OUTSIDE ASSIST Glenview Police assisted an...
  • Police: Teens rape, rob woman walking home from gym

    Two teens have been arrested in the robbery and rape of a 19-year-old woman police say was walking home from the gym when she was dragged behind a building and assaulted. Police say the 14 and 17-year-old boys accosted the woman around 11 p.m. Thursday...