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Juvenile Delinquency

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  • Courageous or spineless? Our actions -- or inactions -- decide for us [Commentary]

    Courageous or spineless? Our actions -- or inactions -- decide for us [Commentary]
    The psychological explanation for what happened to Catherine Ferreira is neat and tidy and sounds like reason. "The bystander effect," explains Psychology Today on its website, "occurs when the presence of others hinders an individual from intervening...
  • Father confronts cops arresting his teen, gets arrested, cops say

    Father confronts cops arresting his teen, gets arrested, cops say
    A father and son both ended up in jail on Monday after police said they resisted arrest. Boynton Beach police said just before 8 p.m. Monday, they got a call about a group of teenagers throwing rocks at passing cars off East Boynton Beach and North...
  • City officials prepare to launch new curfew Aug. 8

    City officials prepare to launch new curfew Aug. 8
    Baltimore officials will open two youth centers in advance of the strict new curfew law that takes effect Aug. 8, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Thursday. The curfew centers will open early next month on the city's east and west sides with staffs of...
  • Breaking a vicious cycle [Editorial]

    Breaking a vicious cycle  [Editorial]
    For far too many young people who get caught up in the criminal justice system, an arrest or conviction for even a minor, non-violent offense can become a one-way ticket to a shrunken future that slams the door on opportunities for the rest of their...
  • Attorney: Jurors Didn't Hear All Sides In Peeler Case

    Attorney: Jurors Didn't Hear All Sides In Peeler Case
    HARTFORD — There was a side of Russell Peeler Jr. that objective sources didn't get to tell the jury about as it considered whether to execute the convicted killer or send him to prison for life, his attorney says. And that portrayal of Peeler as a...
  • Sheriff's mapping tool lets you search crime in your neighborhood

    Sheriff's mapping tool lets you search crime in your neighborhood
    Why was there a sheriff's helicopter hovering over my neighborhood? Why were deputies putting up crime-scene tape down my street? Those answers are now at your fingertips and just a few clicks away. Starting Friday, the Broward Sheriff's Office is...
  • Child's Injuries Detailed In DCF Files Month Before Death

    A father's $25 million claim against the state in the maltreatment death of his 3-year-old daughter in 2011 lays out the progression of injuries reported to the Department of Children and Families in the weeks before Athena Angeles was allegedly beaten to...
  • Undocumented minors without lawyers don't stand much of a chance

    What a difference a lawyer makes. According to a new analysis of nearly 102,000 cases of detained undocumented, unaccompanied minors going back a decade and through the end of June, fewer than half had legal help during the immigration hearing on...
  • UPDATE: Former Boy Scout leader faces 16 more counts of child sexual abuse

    UPDATE: Former Boy Scout leader faces 16 more counts of child sexual abuse
    July 16 update: Thomas George Seifert was charged with 16 additional counts of felony child sexual abuse Monday, according to the York-Poquoson's Sheriff's Office. The charges involve another teenage boy, a media release states.   A Boy Scout leader...
  • William McSurley, attorney, Law Officer of Jeffery M. Levine

    William McSurley,  attorney, Law Officer of Jeffery M. Levine
    William McSurley, 33, has joined the Law Offices of Jeffery M. Leving  as a divorce and custody litigator. He is a former judicial intern with the family law division of Will County,  the U.S. Department of Justice and judges of the Juvenile Court of...
  • Man accused of molesting teen who was passed out drunk, deputies say

    Man accused of molesting teen who was passed out drunk, deputies say
    A West Boynton man is accused of giving a teen girl alcohol and then molesting her while she was passed out, according to an arrest report. The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office said Matthew Glenn, 34, was having drinks with the girl, 16, Saturday at...